Reliable Transport Reaches Settlement With USDOT

WASHINGTON, DC (TruckingNewsNow.com) — Reliable Transport and Equipment has reached a settlement with the United States government following a “notice of claim” that an employee operated equipment without a valid license.

Here is the lead paragraph from the settlement which can be read, in its entirety, by clicking here. 

On January 17, 2018, the Colorado Division Administrator for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a Notice of Claim (NOC) to Reliable Transport & Equipment LLC (Petitioner), proposing a total civil penalty of $3,230. The NOC, which was based on a December 28, 2017 compliance review, charged Respondent with: (a) one count of violating 49 CFR 383.37(b), for allowing, requiring, permitting, or authorizing an employee to operate a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) during any period in which the driver has a commercial learner’s permit or commercial driver’s license disqualified by a State, has lost the right to operate a CMV in a State, or has been disqualified from operating a CMV.2

 

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