Friday, June 24, 2011

ASECTT Update/Status of SMS Methodology

FMCSA Agrees to Modify Website

In response to a letter from the three Petitioners in NASTC et al. v. FMCSA, the Agency has agreed to increase the size of the disclaimer language on each carrier’s SMS page and voluntarily agreed to otherwise include reference to the disclaimer language at other points on the website. Attached is a copy of the Agency’s response to Petitioners and Petitioners’ letter affirming their acceptance of these changes.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Don’t Use CSA Scores To Screen Carriers, Shippers Warned At Supply Chain Forum

Kevin Jones
FRISCO, Texas — Ignorance of a carrier’s CSA scores is indeed a legal excuse for shippers, a top transportation attorney told a gathering of supply chain professionals here May 11.