Effective September 29, 2020 there are new rules in place concerning hours of service. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is committed to improving safety for drivers of all types on the road today.

Sometimes, these rules err by creating situations that sound good on paper but operate at odds with real word drivers and situations. These new rules are largely in response to driver concerns that the most recent changes actually created more dangerous situations for drivers.  These rules offer greater flexibility without endangering drivers and others on the road. Here’s what you need to know.

Record of Duty Status (RODS).

Drivers operating within 150 air miles of their operations base no longer have to keep RODS. That limit was previously 100 miles. Additionally, the on-duty limit increased from 12 to 14 hours.

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GPS tracking is everywhere. With good reason. It’s not only outstanding from a business perspective as it gives you greater control over the various moving parts of your business, but it can also be used as a means of oversite and tracking to protect your merchandise from theft. These are just a few ways GPS tracking is used in the cannabis industry.

Improve Security for Your Cannabis Business

Whether you’re dealing in the transport of raw goods or various cannabis related products, the desirable nature of these products makes your truck attractive targets for thieves hoping to get their hands on a few pallets worth of the goods you’re transporting. This includes things such as:

  • Medicinal cannabis
  • CBD oil nutritional products
  • CBD cosmetics and skin care products
  • Personal care CBD products
  • Raw CBD for product creation
  • Raw CBD for dispensaries
  • Raw CBD for research facilities
  • CBD products for veterinary care

GPS tracking can be used to track each pallet and notify you instantly if your pallets deviate from their prescribed course so that you can get to the bottom of things quickly. You can even provide law enforcement with precise tracking coordinates to aid in the recovery of your goods

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There’s a reason why parents take their time to choose an excellent driving school for their teen. In general, teen driving is risky. And, you can clearly see how real this is by taking a look at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) statistics on teen driver crashes which shows there are three times more teen driver-related crashes than there is with drivers over 20 years old.

While you can’t control all drivers on the road, your teens can learn how to:

  • Protect themselves from aggressive drivers
  • Drive defensively
  • Deal with heavy traffic
  • Deal with changing weather conditions
  • Avoid risky driving behavior like being distracted while driving, drinking alcohol or driving while fatigued.

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