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Wednesday June 03, 2015
Atlas World Group and ExpressTruckTax have partnered to give you an unbeatable combination of price, value, and service to make filing your Form 2290 easy and convenient.
Thursday May 28, 2015
The 2015 Roadcheck is NEXT WEEK! Please be prepared for the June 2-4, 2015 event, which will be comprised of nearly 75,000 inspections in this three day period..
Friday May 08, 2015
The initial open enrollment for May 1, 2015 effective date has closed. We were able to extend open enrollment for these voluntary benefits from April 20, 2015 to May 15, 2015. If you enroll in these benefits during the extended open enrollment period, the benefits will be effective on June 1, 2015....
Wednesday April 01, 2015
We are making some exciting changes this year for voluntary benefits that are available to you through your relationship with Atlas Van Lines. The information provided below will help you with enrollment the process. We have partnered with The Hays Companies and AmWINS to provide call center enrollment and communications support for the voluntary benefit plans offered to you and other agency contracted 1099 staff..
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Effective January 30, 2015, in accordance with federal regulations, the medical examination information is to be linked to the van operator’s CDL, allowing the roadside inspectors and law enforcement the ability to check a van operator’s medical examination status by reviewing the driving record of the van operator.
Wednesday January 14, 2015
The following is the December 2014 Safe Drivers list. In this month, we have 17 van operators (32% of this list!) who have exceeded 1,000,000 safe miles. Special recognition goes out to...
Friday January 02, 2015
The restart provisions that went into effect on July 1, 2013 have been temporarily suspended. The newly signed law suspends the requirements for all qualifying restarts to include two consecutive periods of time between 1:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m., and that it can only be used once every 168 hours (seven days). In other words, the...
Wednesday December 31, 2014
The 2015 Professional Van Operator/Operations Management meeting schedule has been determined. It is strongly recommended all PVO's and Operations Management make plans to attend one of the meetings.
Friday December 05, 2014
Transportation Services bulletin 13 regarding Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) announced there were 25 units available for free to Atlas agents during the first part of December to any...
Friday November 21, 2014
As the end of the year approaches, Atlas Corporate Resources is ensuring that we have all trailers available for utilization in 2015. We are offering $500 to any agent or van operator who...