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Cargo Claims in a Nutshell
Date: December 12, 2017
Time: 11 a.m. to 12 noon Eastern
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This webinar will be presented by transportation attorney Henry Seaton, author of Rules of the Road: A Guide to Legal Issues in Truck Transportation.
Bonus: Purchase the cargo claims webinar and Rules of the Road together and get the book for $30 - a savings of more than 35%.
Topics to be covered:
1. General principles of cargo claims affecting interstate trucking:
(a) Carmack Amendment
(b) Preemptive effect
(c) Full actual value
(d) Released valuation
(e) Duty to mitigate
(f) Right of salvage
2. Alternatives to Carmack
(a) Shipper-designed contracts
(1) Waiver of Carmack
(2) No duty to mitigate
(3) Waiver of salvage
(4) “Reject it, crush it and dump it”
(b) Bill of lading/service conditions/carrier contracts
(c) How contract language attempts to escape Carmack
3. Multimodal distinctives
(a) Different limits of liability that apply to rail, air, and motor
(b) How multimodal issues can affect truckers
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Webinar + book
What ELDs Will Mean for Your Operation
Date: August 30, 2017
Do ELDs apply to your operation?
How will ELDs affect carrier productivity and compliance practices?
How can carriers adjust to ELDs to maintain profitability?
How will FMCSA use ELDs in audits and investigations?
What are some things carriers should consider in choosing and ELD?
How likely is it that the ELD mandate will be delayed?
Jeff Davis, principal, Fleet Safety Services, LLC
Johnny Wagster, CEO, Doyle Sims & Sons Trucking, Inc.
Avery Vise, president, TransComply
To purchase the archived webinar, click here.
Free webinar: What to Expect in Your New Carrier Safety Audit
Date: August, 1, 2017
To keep your new operating authority, you must undergo an FMCSA new entrant safety audit within the next several months. Rick Gobbell, safety compliance consultant and former FMCSA state director, explains what you will need to know and do to pass this audit.
To view the recording, click here.