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april, 2018

26apr8:00 am5:00 pmDOT Safety, Compliance and Education Outreach for DBE Certified Hauling FirmsRegion:Hampton Roads - Eastern Shore

Event Details

The Virginia Department of Transportation and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration are partnering to sponsor a freesafety, compliance and education training.  This training is targeted for owners, operations persons or safety personnel of certified DBE companies that operate commercial vehicles over 10,000 lbs. gross vehicle weight (combined weight of vehicle, trailer, and equipment).


Because safety is of paramount importance in transportation and technology is having a major impact on the current industry business model, greater outreach education and awareness is critical.  Subject matter experts will provide safety training and compliance on operational jurisdictions, insurance requirements, alcohol and drug testing, driver qualifications, commercial driver licenses, hours of service, vehicle maintenance and inspections. Content will include:

  • Organization Introductions
  • Emerging Issues in Transportation Briefing
  • Motor Carrier Safety Compliance Overview
  • Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspections, Licensing, Size and Weight Overview
  • Wage and Hour Requirements Overview
  • Risk Management and Insurance Requirement Overview



Virginia Department of Transportation

Business Opportunity and Workforce Development (BOWD) Center

6020 Elko Tract Road

Sandston, VA 23150

Phone:  804-328-3027



(Thursday) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


BOWD Center

6020 Elko Tract Road Sandston, VA 23150

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