In accordance with U.S. DOT Regulation CFR 385 all employers hiring motor carriers engaged in safety sensitive functions, must have in place and implement a series of Safety Management Controls, i.e. Safety Policy Handbook, ensuring compliance with all applicable safety regulations.
To maintain compliance with U.S. DOT regulation CFR 385, this safety policy, updated for 2024, reflects the most current regulations being enforced by the FMCSA.
Company which demonstrates actionable enforcement of its safety policies, ensures an extra layer of vigilance in assisting the company as it seeks to improve its safety scores and/or its safety rating.
Motor Carrier Safety Policy now includes a Driver’s Daily Driving Fitness Checklist and includes a sample of an Individual Vehicle Distance Record keeping form used for tracking fleet mileage. These additions to the policy make it more helpful for companies that ensure driver compliance with regulations on a daily basis.