Several Eastern states have issued travel advisories during today’s winter storm Inga, with North Carolina issuing a state of emergency and transportation waiver as the storm created icy and unsafe travel conditions.
Several Eastern states have issued travel advisories during winter storm Inga, with North Carolina issuing a state of emergency and transportation waiver as the storm creates icy and unsafe travel conditions.  As North Carolina is hit with the second big winter storm in less than a month, Governor Roy Cooper … Read More
2018 & 2019 UCR Fees
Just before the beginning of the new year, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) finalized United Carrier Registration (UCR) fees for 2018 and 2019. There will be minor decreases in fees from 2017 in 2018 and 2019, an approximate 9.10 percent reduction in 2018 and a 4.55 percent reduction … Read More
Medallion Announces Halloween Contest Winners
Medallion Transport & Logistics’ corporate Olive Branch, MS office has announced the winners of its Halloween work station decorating contest.  While each staff member pieced together their most creative and festive display, it was up to Medallion Transport & Logistics’ Facebook fans to name the winner. For a week, company Facebook … Read More
Medallion Seeks Experienced Flatbed Broker
Medallion Transport & Logistics, a leader in logistics project management in North America, is looking for an experienced Flatbed Broker to work with its corporate Olive Branch, MS office. We are specifically looking for a Flatbed Broker with a solid foundation of flatbed business, who is self-starting and motivated to … Read More
ELD Mandate, Hurricane Recovery Could Result in Shift to Capacity & Rates
As hurricane recovery efforts in Texas and Florida continue, and the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate implementation deadline nears, the trucking industry may face some challenges, including a shift in both capacity and rates. According to industry experts, some who spoke at the recent FTR Conference in Indianapolis, the shift … Read More
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is hosting an online webcast on the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate on Wednesday, Oct. 11 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. ET.  No registration is necessary, anyone interested can just visit www.fmcsa.dot.gov/ELD-event  by 12:30 p.m. ET to join. The online webcast is a live … Read More
Live Hours of Service Q&A Session with FMCSA
The Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA) will host two live Hours of Service (HOS) question & answer (Q&A) sessions this month. Each webinar will address the number of hours that a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) driver can be on the road and the number of hours a CMV can … Read More
Flying J/Pilot Hurricane Nate Update
The below update was released by Pilot J at 2:30 pm EST Sunday, Oct. 8 on store operations that were in the path of Hurricane Nate. Store Operations: The following locations have re-opened. Alabama Pilot 302 – Theodore, AL Pilot 75 – Satsuma, AL Louisiana Pilot 82 – Laplace, LA … Read More
The ELD Implementation Deadline is Fast Approaching
The ELD (Electronic Logging Device) mandate is fast approaching.  On December 18, 2017 the mandate will be official and all commercial motor vehicles will have made the switch to electronic logging. ELD’s will be used to electronically record a driver’s Record of Duty Status (RODS), which replaces the paper logbook … Read More
Pilot Flying J Irma Update: Store Update & Road Conditions
Pilot Flying J released the following statement at 11 a.m. EST today (Tuesday, Sept. 12) with updates on recovery efforts from Hurricane Irma.  Store Operations: Open Locations: Florida: Baldwin, FL #087 Cocoa, FL #088 Ellenton, FL #089 Ft Pierce, FL #090 Ocala, FL #092 Punta Gorda, FL #094 Wildwood, FL … Read More