Failure to perform these 14 tasks will automatically fail you when the FMCSA comes calling for your New Entrant Safety Audit in the first 18 months you're in business.
A step-by-step guide to the necessary federal and other filings. Be prepared for paying fees and handling lots of forms.
It can be a hard road, but with careful planning and a little luck, getting your own authority can be a plus for operational freedom and income.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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