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Roadchecks Cracking Down on Trucking Companies

A common problem for trucking companies is their trucks getting fines during routine inspections which can often result in fines.  There are a variety of reasons for these tickets at roadchecks.  However, the most common infractions are for failure to secure truck equipment, damaged tie-downs, insufficient tie-downs, and loose tie-downs.  These fines can be expensive …

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CDL Pre-Trip Inspection Checklist & Guide

Download the CDL Pre-Trip Inspection Checklist (PDF)   A CDL pre-trip inspection is a crucial part of safely operating a commercial vehicle. It’s also required by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Use this guide as a memory aid ONLY. Every company’s pre-trip inspection varies, as do pre-trip inspection tests administered as part of formal CDL …

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