Strategies, Challenges, and Answers

Mike Mills Attends 2013 ATA Forum For Motor Carrier General Counsel

The American Trucking Association convenes its Forum for Motor Carrier General Counsel July 14 – 17, 2013.  The ATA again extended Mike Mills an invitation to this event.  Mike will attend in his capacity as General Counsel for the Nevada Trucking Association. This year’s Forum will be held at the Resort in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. […]

Don’t Be This Unlucky Trucker!

Truck drivers get paid for the time they spend behind the wheel. But if you are a driver, don’t be in such a rush to get back to driving that you risk your health and your career.
Take this truck driver for example. The driver went to get some dental work done . . .

What Requests For Data Review Do You File?

Under the Comprehensive Safety Analysis system (CSA), motor carriers must constantly monitor their Safety Management System (SMS) scores. Behavior Analysis and Safety Improvement Category (BASIC) violations impact these scores. At the American Trucking Association Forum for Motor Carrier General Counsel, Beth Thomas of Fed Ex shared the strategy that her company is using to challenge violations that law enforcement is writing against Fed Ex and its drivers . . .