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Andy Engardio

Andy Engardio
By Andy Engardio, 01/22/2020
The Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse has launched. Do you understand what is required? Since it opened on January 6, 2020, it’s important for motor carriers to understand the reporting requirements. Step one: motor carriers can register here. Consider these next steps and basic requirements: New Hire CDL...
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By Andy Engardio, 10/16/2019
After years in development, the FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse is up and running. The Clearinghouse will track the results of drug and alcohol tests for all commercial drivers. Currently, Motor Carriers are required to perform Former Employer Background Inquiries (including drug and alcohol history)...
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By Andy Engardio, 07/24/2019
Approximately $200 Billion of freight is moved through intermediaries (18,000 Brokers and 2,000 Freight Forwarders in the United States) annually. In the insurance space, truck brokerage operations are familiar with Contingent Auto Liability (CAL) and Contingent Cargo (CC). These coverages are typically required...
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