Highlights of The 2017 Transportation Spotlight Report

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Our transportation industry spotlight report allows us to dive deeper into the key trends and concerns of the trucking and transportation business. The post Highlights of The 2017 Transportation Spotlight Report appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. We are pleased to announce the 10-year anniversary of the HireRight Employment Screening Benchmark Survey and Report!

3 Key Transportation Safety Issues [Podcast]

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Listen to Michael Cammisa, Vice President of Safety Policy & Connectivity for the American Trucking Associations as he provides an update on the following key transportation safety issues: • Electronic Logging Devices Mandate (ELDs and AOBRDs). The post 3 Key Transportation Safety Issues [Podcast] appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

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Transportation Safety Policy Update (Podcast)

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The post Transportation Safety Policy Update (Podcast) appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight. Transportation Industry background check background checks background screening drug testing Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations hiring pre employment screening safety measurement system safety regulations transportation trucking vendor workplace safety

The Economic Outlook for Trucking in 2016 [Podcast]

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Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations ata department of transportation dot economic growth Economic Outlook for Trucking essential transportation screening tools podcast transportation transportation background screening transportation implementation trucking industryWhat’s the economic outlook for the trucking industry in 2016?

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Nearly One in Three Truck Drivers Have Sleep Apnea – How to Protect Drivers and Reduce Risk with Sleep Apnea Testing

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Transportation Industry background check background screening contractor health and safety health care health care background check public safety sleep apnea sleep disorder transportation truckingSleep apnea is a sleep disorder in which a person’s breathing is interrupted during sleep, so the person stops breathing repeatedly while sleeping, depriving the brain and body of oxygen.

A Three Step Process to Improve Driver Recruitment

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Transportation Industry background check candidate experience contractor employment screening pre employment screening recruiting transportation truck drivers truckingWith today’s shortage of safe drivers the importance of recruiting and attracting drivers to apply with your company has become paramount. It’s a noisy employment market and quality drivers hold the cards to choose who they drive for. So, how do you stand out from the competition?

5 Earth-Friendly Stats: Telecommuting, Digital Nomads, Remote Workers

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What you do makes a difference, Featured Industry Trends digital nomads earth day Remote Workers Telecommuting transportation“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you.

Keeping Our Children Safe: The Vital Need to Conduct and Enforce Background Checks for School Bus Drivers

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5 Transportation Careers With Surprisingly High Earnings

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Transportation jobs can provide a steady paycheck while fulfilling the nomadic sense of wanderlust. What’s more, some transportation careers come with surprisingly high salaries. . Bus drivers transport groups of people to places such as airports, schools, work, travel destinations.

Six Ways to Address the Ever-Increasing Driver Shortage

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Driver shortage is one of the most critical concerns for transportation carriers of all sizes. Transportation Industry applicant experience candidate experience driver shortage employment background check talent acquisition transportation truckingThe American Trucking Associations (ATA) estimate the current driver shortage could surge to almost 175,000 by 2024. By combining these different tactics, employers can help retain and attract quality drivers.

Recreational Marijuana Linked to Increase in Vehicle Collisions

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Drug Testing Transportation IndustryA new analysis conducted by the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI), shows that Colorado, Oregon and Washington have about a three percent higher rate of collision claim frequencies than would have been expected without legalization of marijuana. The post Recreational Marijuana Linked to Increase in Vehicle Collisions appeared first on Employment Background Check Blog - HireRight.

DAC Employment History File [Infographic]

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Transportation Industry dac ehf dac employment history file dac report dac reporting driver transportation truck driver truck driving truckingDid you know that the DAC Employment History File or DAC Report has helped over 1 million drivers get hired? As HireRight celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the file, we’d like to thank the 2,500 plus current motor carriers and driving schools across the country who have contributed to its success. With more than 6 [.].

Entry Level Driver Training – A Long Time Coming

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These new training requirements will change the way motor carriers qualify inexperienced drivers, how insurers rate these drivers and how many new drivers enter the transportation industry. Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations cdl cmv department of transportation dot FHWA fmcsa fmcsa guidelines fmcsa regulations hiring NTSB safety transportation trucking

2017 Trends in Recruiting via Social Media

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Recruiting Social Media applicant experience benchmark candidate experience employment background checks facebook hiring job boards linkedin pre employment screening recruiter recruiting recruiting tip recruitment social media social networking social recruiting talent acquisition transportation trucking twitterWhen HireRight published its first Employment Screening Benchmark Report ten years ago, we did not survey respondents about their use of social media.

New Guidelines for Federal Workplace Drug Testing Programs

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Final Trucking Rules Spearhead a Positive Outlook for 2017 [Podcast]

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Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations ata background check background screening compliance drug test drug testing employment screening podcast transportation trucking vendorSeveral important rules were announced at the end of December 2016 that will positively affect motor carriers. Bill Sullivan, Executive Vice President Advocacy for the American Trucking Associations reviews the recently published rules and what trucking may expect from the new administration.

The Economic Outlook for Trucking in 2015 [Podcast]

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Welcome to HireRight’s first Transportation podcast in conjunction with the American Trucking Associations. Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations ata bob costello driver retention driver shortage driver turnover rate driver turnover rates economy podcast truck driver trucker shortage trucking Bob Costello, Chief Economist at ATA discusses the U.S. Economy and the impact to the trucking industry.

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The Future of CSA Scores

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Using Insurance MVRs for Hiring Purposes – A Risky Practice

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Transportation Industry background screening cra fcra fmcsa motor vehicle records mvr mvrs transportation truckingWhen hiring commercial drivers, motor carriers will routinely contact their insurance agent to have drivers added to their business insurance policy. The agency will then run a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) to determine if the driver meets the underwriting guidelines of the policy. In some instances, insurance agencies provide the MVRs they ordered to their [.].

8 Key Pillars to Retain Drivers [Infographic]

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Transportation Industry benefits candidate experience culture driver retention employee appreciation employee engagement employment background check Entry Level Driver Training mobile recruiting recruit recruiter recruiting retention talent acquisition talent retention transportation truckingAre you struggling with driver retention? Elevated driver turnover rates remain an ongoing problem that is now affecting all types of fleets and is expected to get worse.

Are Electronic Logging Devices on Track for 2017 Implementation?

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Transportation Industry applicant tracking system background check background screening candidate experience compliance dot drug screening drug testing e-verify employment screening pre employment screening recruiting talent acquisition transportation truckingIn December 2015, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued its final rule requiring the use of electronic logging devices (ELDs) for most drivers and carriers currently required to keep paper logs.

Infographic: San Francisco vs. NYC Hiring Showdown

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People love to compare everything about San Francisco and New York: the food, the weather, the nightlife, even the public transportation. Today, Lever’s joining the chorus by comparing hiring habits. Data-driven recruiting

Seasonal Hiring: 5 Mighty Recruiters Tell You How to Do It Better

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featured Uncategorized bulk hiring holiday Q4 retail seasonal staffing transportation warehouse year-endFor many industries, it’s seasonal hiring season! The Wall Street Journal reported hiring booms of delivery giants FedEx Corp and United Parcel Service Inc.

6 Conversational Recruiting Techniques to Jump-Start Driver Recruitment

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Transportation Industry driver driver shortage recruitment The recruiting process is essential for a motor carrier’s success, yet recruiters are struggling to bring in the number and quality of drivers that fleets require for the long term. To be successful in today’s competitive market, recruiters must rethink how they interact with potential employees. The Recruitment Process is Fundamentally Broken W. Kelly Anderson, [.].

6 Commuter Crimes We’re ALL Guilty of

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When it comes to using public transport, it’s every man and woman for themselves. Employer Life Skills Uncategorised behaviour bus Career Commuters commuting Crowds Hypocrite public transport train workBe careful – it’s a jungle out there. Travelling to and from work is a repetitive experience that can really bring out the worst in people. It’s like the gift that keeps on taking. Unless you’re of the rare breed of human that can fall. View Article.

Improving the Hiring Process: FMCSA’s Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

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Transportation Industry background check background checks criminal records drug screening drug testing employment eligibility employment screening fmcsa hiring pre employment screening recruiting talent acquisition transportation truckingOn December 5, 2016, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) finalized a rule to create a drug and alcohol clearinghouse for commercial driver license holders (CDL).

Trucking Industry Safety Issues [Podcast]

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Rob Abbott, Vice President of Safety Policy for the American Trucking Associations will discuss the following four issues: Hours-of-Service Compliance Safety and Accountability (CSA) Electronic Logging Devices Entry Level Driver Training For more in-depth coverage on upcoming regulatory issues, register to attend HireRight Transportation Regulatory [.]. HireRight’s second quarterly podcast is focused on Trucking Industry Safety Issues.

Legal Marijuana: The Surprising New Challenge for Employers

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Drug Testing background check background checks background screening candidate experience colorado marijuana law compliance criminal records dot drug screening drug test drug testing health care health care background check healthcare hiring mariju marijuana marijuana laws medical marijuana talent acquisition transportation trucking vendorMarijuana laws are changing across the country, and having a surprisingly profound impact on employers – not just in Colorado.

Top 10 Most-Frequently Asked Questions About Post-Accident Testing

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Drug Testing accident dot drug screening drug test drug testing employment screening medical marijuana transportation truckingPost-Accident testing refers to the performance of a drug and alcohol test on employees involved in accidents occurring during work time or on company property. Companies that implement an effective post-accident drug screening program can boost workplace safety, save on insurance costs and reduce legal liability and other costs associated with workplace accidents.

Send Your Happy Customers To StaffingReviews.com

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Her husband runs High End Transport, an auto company, but prior to that, he was an IT staffing account executive. High End Transport happened to have an online forum where customers can write reviews about other companies they’ve used.

Progress on ATA’s Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy for 2016 [Podcast]

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Leveraging Technology for End-to-End Driver Workflow Management – From Recruitment to Onboarding and Beyond!

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Transportation Industry applicant tracking system ats dot recruiting transportation truckingGiven the current driver shortage, increased emphasis has been placed on the hiring process and the ability to quickly hire qualified drivers before competitors draw them onboard. To respond to this dilemma, fleets are increasingly implementing an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to help them better manage their recruiting and hiring process. An ATS is a [.].

How Will Trucking Fare in the Second Half of 2016 [Podcast]

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Transportation Industry American Trucking Associations ata background check background checks background screening candidate experience employee background check pre employment screening recruiting talent acquisition transportation trucking vendorListen to Bob Costello, Chief Economist at the American Trucking Associations as he reviews the top trends that will impact freight volume in the second half of 2016.

Highway Trust Fund and Highway Reauthorization Bill Update [Podcast]

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Transportation Industry ata Highway Reauthorization Bill Highway Trust Fund truckingHireRight’s third quarterly podcast takes a look at the status of the Highway Trust Fund and the Highway Reauthorization Bill that is currently before the U.S. Congress. Dave Osiecki, Executive Vice President and Chief of National Advocacy at the American Trucking Associations provides a brief overview of the critical policy issues in both the Senate [.].