NSC Fourth of July Motor Vehicle Crash Predictions & Tips

According to the National Safety Council (NSC), U.S. road deaths during the Fourth of July holiday are expected to be higher than 160. As many head out of town across the U.S., the council warns all to drive safe and beware of impaired drivers from … Read More

CVSA’s Annual Safe Driver Week is July 15-21

The CVSA’s (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance) Operation Safe Driver Week is set for July 15-21 this year, and law enforcement will be focusing on traffic violations, seat belt enforcement, driver roadside behavior and driver regulations compliance. According to the CVSA, driver behavior is a major … Read More

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 … Read More

ACE Has ZERO Violations During 2018

ACE Heavy Haul 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 ACE Heavy Haul and its sister companies, Medallion Transport & Logistics and NHH Services … Read More

ELD Tips for Roadcheck Inspection Blitz

The 2018 Roadcheck Inspection Blitz is underway across North America (June 5-7), and there are some key tips to keep your drivers prepared and alert for the entire 72-hour period. According to Truckinginfo.com, the top commercial vehicle inspection blitz violation from 2017 was hours of … Read More

ACE Sister Co. to Treat Drivers to Lunch, Giveaways

Even though it’s not an official holiday such as National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, ACE’s sister company,  NHH Services wants to show truck drivers their appreciation.  NHH will host its first annual Trucker Appreciation Day on Thursday, June 14 from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., … Read More

Diesel Prices on the Rise, Highest Since 2014

On-highway diesel fuel prices have hit the highest level since November 2014, with the average price of a gallon of diesel fuel in the U.S. at $3.17 the week of May 7, 2018.  Not only is the average cost per gallon the highest in four … Read More

2018 CVSA RoadCheck to Focus on Hours of Service

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 … Read More

Pre-Trip Inspection Tips for Truck Drivers

A truck driver’s pre-trip inspection is critical to various things, including roadway and driver safety. That’s why all truck drivers (also known as commercial vehicle drivers) should perform some basic steps in a pre-trip, and post-trip, inspection to ensure several things. The Federal Motor Carrier … Read More

CA: Weekly Short-Term Restrictions Allowed in Electronic Format

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) Permits Branch issued a memorandum stating weekly short-term restrictions for annual permits can now be legally displayed on electronic devices by drivers as opposed to hard copy, printed versions.  Previously, Caltrans required these restrictions be printed each week as … Read More