ATA Webinar - Overview of New Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Regulations, Sponsored by Omnitracs picture

ATA Webinar - Overview of New Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Regulations, Sponsored by Omnitracs

December 11, 2015

ATA Webinar - Overview of New Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Regulations, Sponsored by Omnitracs

ATA’s Overview of New Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Regulations, Sponsored by Omnitracs


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Webinar Description:
FMCSA announced its long-awaited final rule requiring the adoption and use of electronic logging devices (ELDs) by all drivers currently required to complete paper records of duty status. The 500 page rule was released, and ATA staff has read and developed a summary for quick consumption by the ATA membership.

 

Join ATA's Dave Osiecki, Executive Vice President & Chief of National Advocacy, Rob Abbott, Vice President of Safety Policy, and Megan Bush, Manager of Safety Policy, for an overview of the new regulations.


Presenter Info:
Dave Osiecki
 is the Executive Vice President and Chief of National Advocacy at the American Trucking Associations, based in Arlington, VA. In this capacity, Dave is responsible for overseeing ATA’s policy development and regulatory advocacy on a host of trucking issues, including fuel/energy issues, environmental requirements, labor, safety and security rules, as well as truck size & weight limits.  Dave is also responsible for managing a staff of policy and regulatory experts, and is often called on to represent ATA and the trucking industry at government hearings and industry events.

Prior to his promotion as Executive Vice President, Dave was the Senior Vice President of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Vice President of Safety for ATA and, before that, Executive Director of the ATA Intermodal Conference.

 

Rob Abbott is Vice President of Safety Policy for the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the largest national trade association representing the trucking industry. In this capacity, he promotes and defends the interests of ATA’s members on safety issues such as hours of service, driver medical requirements, electronic logging devices, drug/alcohol testing, driver licensing, and FMCSA’s safety monitoring and enforcement program: Compliance, Safety, Accountability.

Mr. Abbott’s responsibilities include working closely with Federal regulators to ensure common-sense changes to the regulations and appropriate enforcement practices. He also supports ATA’s Legislative Affairs Division in their efforts to educate lawmakers on matters relating to commercial motor vehicle safety. He is a member of FMCSA’s Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance and the National Safety Council.

 

Megan Bush is Manager of Safety Policy for the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the largest national trade association representing the trucking industry.



**THIS WEBINAR SPONSORED BY OMNITRACS
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Omnitracs
is a global pioneer of fleet management, routing and predictive analytics solutions. Omnitracs’ SaaS solutions help more than 50,000 private and for-hire fleets manage 1,500,000 mobile assets in more than 70 countries. Omnitracs pioneered the use of commercial vehicle telematics in 1988 and serves today with innovative, intuitive technologies. 

 

For more information, visit www.omnitracs.com.

 



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