Brake Safety Week is Set for Sept. 16 - 22
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced Brake Safety Week will be held Sept. 16-22, which law enforcement will conduct inspections on commercial motor vehicles (CMV) in order to identify and remove critical brake violations from the nation’s roadways. Each inspection will serve the purpose of identifying out-of-adjustment brakes, and … Read More
Medallion has ZERO ELD/HOS Violations During 2018 Roadcheck
Medallion Transport & Logistics is proud to announce the company’s fleet had zero ELD/HOS (hours-of-service) violations during the 2018 CVSA Roadcheck. The 72-hour inspection blitz had a focus on ELD/HOS violations and Medallion and its sister companies, NHH Services & ACE Heavy Haul had no ELD/HOS violations discovered. Roadcheck 2018 … Read More
Medallion has ZERO ELD/HOS Violations During 2018 Roadcheck
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s annual RoadCheck event is set for June 5-7, 2018 where law enforcement and inspectors will conduct Standard Level I Inspections in North America (United States and Canada) with a specific focus on Hours of Service (HOS).  Each 37-step inspection will include a full examination of … Read More
Aljex Software Maintenance
Aljex will be performing server maintenance to their web-based software on Wednesday, January 24 at 7 p.m.. for approximately 15 – 20 minutes. During this time, Aljex’s web-based software will be unavailable, in which none of Medallion’s freight agents or staff will be able to access the system. The goal of … Read More
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
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