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On the Marc, Step #4: Setting Up Motor Carrier/DOT Compliance Paperwork

On the Marc, Step #4: Setting Up Motor Carrier/DOT Compliance Paperwork

Since I started appearing on Shipping Wars in early 2012, a lot of people have asked me about compliance. In other words, obtaining your Motor Carrier operating authority and getting a DOT number.  My advice, based on my own personal experience, is to get both your MC and DOT numbers…Read more

Verification Now Required to Display Carrier Authority on Profiles

Verification Now Required to  Display Carrier Authority on Profiles

As of June 7, 2011, in order for US carriers to display MC/DOT numbers in their uShip profiles, uShip will require verification that the account holder is the owner of the MC/DOT numbers provided.  Carrier authority will then be automatically monitored by CarrierWatch. This update will make it easier for…Read more

CSA2010 in 210 Words

CSA2010 in 210 Words

What is CSA 2010? CSA 2010, or the Comprehensive Safety Analysis, is a new system that changes the way commercial carriers and drivers are evaluated for safety compliance. The most significant change is the replacement of SafeStat, the current federal safety database, with the new and improved Safety Measurement System,…Read more