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Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse: 3 Months later - FleetLocate by Spireon

The Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse Three Months In & More Regulatory Concerns

Thursday, April 23, 2019
2:00 pm Eastern / 11:00 am Pacific

The FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse is now in full effect, and more than 8,000 violations have been flagged as a result.

And yet, confusion remains: Of the 8,000 drivers who have failed a drug test since the database was launched, some could remain behind the wheel. Since there’s no mechanism for notifying fleets when a driver fails a test and most fleets haven’t run their annual queries, it’s unknown how many drivers will continue to drive until caught. What should carriers do?

Get your update on how the Clearinghouse is working and what you need to do now, plus other regulatory issues currently impacting the industry, in an informative webinar that will review:

  • Early Clearinghouse problems, technical challenges and industry confusion
  • What is usage data telling us, and where do we go from here?
  • Current enforcement posture, non-compliance, and new enforcement tools in the safety investigator’s toolbox to be aware of
  • Looking forward: Learn about often overlooked or forgotten portions of the rule you’ll need to know to remain compliant
  • Other emerging regulatory issues you need to watch
  • And more

Don’t miss this update on the Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse—register now!

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ON-DEMAND WEBINARS

The State of Insurance in the Freight Industry

Carriers are experiencing significant strain when it comes to rising insurance costs, which have doubled in the past few years. Abnormally high accident rates—including those involving fatalities—and nuclear settlements with multi-million-dollar payouts are largely to blame and are impacting carriers ofall sizes, in addition to their customers. Despite a rise in technologies that are designed to enhance safety, the economic impact of these skyrocketing rates is undeniable. To discuss the impact of rising insurance rates and how companies can best position themselves to handle these costs, FreightWaves is partnering with Spireon to host an hour-long webinar on Thursday, March 19 at 2pm EST, where we will hear insights from Chris Henry, Vice President of Carrier Profitability and Program Manager for the TCA Profitability Program, as well as Andrew Ladebauche, Co-Founder and CEO of Reliance Partners. During this session, Henry and Ladebauche will discuss:

  • Current market environment (insurance carriers in the market vs.
    exiting)
  • Excess insurance (umbrella) rates
  • Nuclear verdicts vs. higher-than-normal incident rates and the
    economic impact
  • What happens when stock market support falls apart
  • Captive vs. traditional insurance markets
  • Future trends, including activity-based pricing for carriers
  • Brokerage liability
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Outlook for 2020: Preparing for an Economic Slowdown

freightwaves webinarThe freight market has seen a great deal of volatility in 2018 and 2019, and 2020 is shaping up to be a year of additional uncertainty, heightened by the ongoing trade war and an election cycle that could yield very different outcomes based on how the results shape up. With so many factors still up in the air, making the best decisions for any organization will be a complexity-filled process that is best navigated through current data analysis and historical patterns.

Join FreightWaves and Spireon for an hour-long webinar as we discuss the potential outcomes that 2020 could have in store and the effects that those outcomes may have on the broader industry. Featured speakers will include FreightWaves’ Director of Freight Market Intelligence, Zach Strickland, as well as Anthony Smith, Economist for FreightWaves.  During the presentation, the speakers will discuss the factors currently influencing market trends and how you can best prepare for the different outcomes.

Key areas of discussion will include:

  • Manufacturing and industrial production
  • Retail sales patterns
  • Consumer confidence trends
  • Decline of personal consumption expenditures
  • Shifts in freight capacity and volume
  • And more

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear how the 2020 freight market is changing, and how these changes may affect you.

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Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse – What You Need to Know

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Make sure you’re ready for the newest FMCSA mandate, coming January 6, 2020: The CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse.

In this overview of the new mandate and what it requires of you, you will hear:

  • What you need to do by January 6, 2020
  • What two steps will be required to check the status of new hires
  • What the annual requirements are
  • What new policies your company will need to put in place
  • What this new process will cost you
  • And more

Join expert Dave Osiecki, President of Scopelitis Transportation Consulting LLC and formerly Executive Vice President for ATA, as he spells out what you’ll need to do and answers your tough questions.

Don’t get caught by surprise—register now!

Speaker: Dave Osiecki, President of Scopelitis Transportation Consulting LLC

ELD and AOBRD:
Unanswered Questions

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The ELD Mandate and the AOBRD grandfather clause have raised a number of questions, most recently in our March webinar, “The State of the Industry and the ELD Mandate: The Verdict One Year Later.”
To help answer some of these questions, we reconvened our experts and asked viewers to submit their burning questions. We answered a lot of great questions, including:
  • Will there be another extension on ELD compliance?
  • How is the ELD mandate affecting the market rates for available loads?
  • Will there be any changes in Personal Conveyance limits?
  • Do we have any data showing pre- and post-ELD driver pay?
  • And many more
Don’t miss this opportunity to get answers to your questions—watch now!

Your Speakers

David J. Osiecki, President, Scopelitis Transportation Consulting LLC
Dean Croke, Chief Insights Officer, FreightWaves

What’s Coming:
The State of the Freight Market

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freightwaves webinarRecent concerns around tariffs, the capacity shortage, lack of available drivers and rising fuel prices are creating tensions that are being felt across the freight industry, especially among smaller carriers. With several companies either closing their doors for good or eliminating facilities to cut costs, questions abound on where the market is heading and how to plan for the future.

Get an inside look at the current state of the industry across multiple freight modes in this one-hour webinar. You will hear insights from Dean Croke, Chief Insights Officer for FreightWaves, and Ibrahiim Bayaan, FreightWaves’ Chief Economist, who will provide updates on:

  • Trucking spot market rates, carrier capacity, shipper volumes, truck orders and more
  • Rates and volume trends for air cargo, maritime, rail and intermodal
  • Impact of ELD/AOBRD – Results from a recent survey
  • Economic outlook for the remainder of 2019
  • And more

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Driver Safety: Can Fleets Really Change Driver Behavior?

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The Real Cost of Fuel: True Costs and Not Just Averages

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Measure Your Maintenance Spend to Find More Savings

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Cost of Ownership: Leasing vs. Buying

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TIME IS MONEY: Managing Detention More Profitably

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Improve shipping and payment reconciliation

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ELD COMPLIANCE

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The State of the Industry and the ELD Mandate: The Verdict One Year Later

ELD COMPLIANCE

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ELD and AOBRD: The Unanswered Questions

ELD COMPLIANCE

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ELD: What You Need to Know Now

ELD COMPLIANCE

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Optimizing ELD: Compliant, Yet Asleep at the Wheel

ELD COMPLIANCE

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Managing Roadside Inspections Post-ELD

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See FleetLocate Compliance ELD Solution in Action

TRAILER MANAGEMENT

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Learn How Carriers are Optimizing Their Data

TRAILER MANAGEMENT

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The Road Ahead: The Industry Speaks on Smart Trailer Utilization

TRAILER MANAGEMENT

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The Future of Trailer Fleet Management Technology

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Smart Trailer is the Future: The Future is Now

TRAILER DEMO

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FleetLocate Trailer Management in Action

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Debunking “Smart Trailer”

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BHPH DEALERS

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The Tax Cuts, The PATH Act and Tax Season

AUTO LENDERS

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Fair Lending Compliance & Profitability

CREDIT UNIONS

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Credit Unions: Taking Risk Out of Auto Financing

BHPH DEALERS

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BHPH DEALERS

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