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Professional Truck Drivers Remind Motorists to Be Safe During Memorial Day Weekend – MarketWatch

Professional Truck Drivers Remind Motorists to Be Safe During Memorial Day Weekend – MarketWatch.

MTA Erie Scale House Inspection

DriverSource Director of Safety -Deborah Teichmiller seen here volunteering her time with the Eastern Chapter Safety Management Council during a recent “Scale Inspection” event which is conducted to aid member trucking firms keep within DOT safety standards. The event is held at the Michigan Department of Transportation’s Monroe scale inspection check point off of I-75.

DriverSource to Host Table at Troy Job Fair this week

DriverSource Inc. will be hosting a table at the Troy Job Fair this week. We currently have several positions open for Full/Part Time CDL-A Truck Drivers. Bring your Resume and invite Family and Friends who are looking for a better CDL Truck Driving opportunity. Troy Job Fair Friday, April 27, 2012 9:00 a.m. – 12:00… Read more »

DriverSource 2011 “Driver of the Year”

DriverSource announced the winner of its 2011 “Driver of the Year” award to-Alfonzo Martinez, pictured here (Center) with Co-Founder- David Olshansky (left) and Deborah Miller- Director of Safety during a recent award presentation.— at Dearborn Michigan – Corporate offices.

“Move Over, America”

As a Professional Driver, you may be aware of this law, but are your family and friends? Do a quick poll and see just how many are unaware or have not even heard of “Move Over” laws. Officers will pull over drivers who do not change lanes or lower their speed when they pass them doing their… Read more »

New Central Region Sales Director

We are excited to announce the hiring of our new Central Region Sales Director- Mary Milican. Mary started this past Monday and has joined our team here in the Central Region! Mary comes to us with excellent knowledge and experience in business development and sales. Mary will be focusing her efforts and expertise here in… Read more »

REMINDER: NO HAND HELD CELL PHONE USE WHILE DRIVING!

This ban is in the same category as the texting. IT IS NO LONGER LEGAL TO USE A HANDHELD CELL PHONE WHILE DRIVING A COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE.  This rulemaking will improve safety on our nation’s highways by reducing the prevalence of distracted driving-related crashes, fatalities, and injuries involving drivers of CMVs.  Through the Safety Measurement… Read more »

New Medical Certification Requirements for CDL Holders

Effective January 30, 2012 commercial drivers will now be required to provide proof of DOT medical qualification when renewing your CDL operator’s  license.  Although driver physical qualification requirements are not changing, drivers operating in certain types of commerce will be required to submit a current medical examiner’s certificate to their SDLA to obtain a “certified”… Read more »

FMCSA Sets New Rules To Encourage Truck Drivers To Get Enough Rest

FMCSA Sets New Rules To Encourage Truck Drivers To Get Enough Rest. The Huffington Post   Amanda L. Chan Posted: 1/20/12 11:48 AM ET After holding several public listening sessions, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has set several new rules in place to ensure truck drivers get enough rest to safely drive during their shifts. The FMCSA decided to… Read more »