Thorn Valley Safety

FMCSA News - 2019

Stay up to date as ELD compliance enters a new phase and continues to change. Find out 6 things you should know about the personal conveyance guidance FMCSA issued.

Construction Safety - FMCSA & OSHA Compliance

We have everything you need to know about safety: video telematics, crane operator certifications, hours of service exemption, rest-break exemption and a note about OSHA safety compliance.

Winter Safety

Get your fleet ready for colder weather and upcoming winter conditions. We have this years' advice on how to prepare. Show your winter drivers this video recording by Montana Highway Patrol.

Transportation & Construction Safety

Crane accidents create a need for safety training, a concrete provider deploys a video safety program and riding the school bus becomes a privilege. 

Transportation Technology

Technology's Impact on Today's Transportation Claims panel had a lot to say at TIDA, read our notes. Also, check out our webinar on exploring safety technology and learn why telematics is crucial in meeting fleet safety goals.

Industry Issues

Find out what Kylla Lanier, of Truckers Against Trafficking, had to say at TIDA. Let's also talk about the driver turnover surge at a three-year high, the six essentials of a high quality first notice of loss program and how to increase land transportation safety. 

Regulatory News From Around The Country

We have legal updates from Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson and Feary. Some updates include: Sears filing for bankruptcy and 60 seconds with STC. Also, NTCI touches on HOS flexibility.

Federal (FMCSA) Updates

Read notes from Jim Mullen, Chief Counsel from U.S. Department of Transportation, at the 26th annual TIDA conference. Learn how FMCSA is streamlining the process of allowing people with diabetes to operate vehicles. Stay updated on the ATA California Meal Rest Break preemption petition.