FMCSR Regulations Training

Over the past several years many changes have been made that affect the trucking industry. Among the most significant are those affecting the Hours-of-Service, Load Securement, and Driver Training areas of the Federal Motor Carriers Regulations. The State of Maine has also adopted many of these changes.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Company Owners
  • Dispatchers
  • Safety Directors
  • Drivers
  • Others who are involved with checking drivers logs for accuracy and the company’s compliance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.

TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED:

  • Motor Carrier Profile
  • Driver Qualifications
  • Hours of Service
  • Load Securement
  • and much more!

GET ANSWERS TO THESE COMMON QUESTIONS

  • What records do I need in the Driver Qualifications files?
  • May my drivers log “off-duty” for lunch?
  • How have the load securement regulations changed
  • Do I have to conduct driver background checks?
  • Do I have to release information about drivers who have worked for the company?
  • When do my drivers need to be alcohol and/or drug tested?
  • Under what conditions can a driver start a new 60-hour/7 day or a 70-hour/8-day schedule?
  • How many hours may my drivers work and/or drive?

Each registered attendee will receive a copy of the Management Edition of the FMCSR.

DATE AND LOCATION:

October 29, 2021

Time: 8:30 a.m. to noon

Fee: $85 for MMTA members | $145 for non-members

To be held at the MMTA office at 142 Whitten Road in Augusta.

Pre-registration is required!