Motor Carrier Safefy. DQ Files, Drug & Alcohol Tests
Motor Carrier Safety Solutions (MCSS) is a full-service consulting firm specializing in the interpretation and execution of the regulations and guide-lines set forth by the Federal Motor Car-rier Safety Administration of the United States Department of Transportation and California Highway Patrol.
The USDOT FMCSA regulations are complex, difficult to interpret, and even more difficult to follow. Non-compliance, however, could cost you thousands of dollars in fines or even shut your trans-portation operation down completely. Let MCSS help you understand your respon-sibilities with regards to the Federal Mo-tor Carrier Safety Regulations and how to comply with them.
To assist our clients in establishing proper safety management controls in order to minimize accidents, injuries, and fatalities. Our ultimate goals are safer roadways for the public and increased profits for our clients.
Based in San Diego, California, we serve all 50 states with our consulting practice, Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico.
We offer complete consortium/third party administration (C/TPA) services for companies regulated by Federal and State government or Drug Free Programs for non-regulated employ-ees. We assist in the compliance for companies of all sizes. Whether it is managing the testing program of an intrastate Owner-Operator motor car-rier or managing the testing program of a large and diverse interstate DOT FMCSA Regulated transportation com-pany, MCSS is a committed partner. We will help you implement quality substance abuse prevention and test-ing program that will meet federal, state and industry standards.
Our program consists of all the following:
Our C-TPAT Management Program entails the management of your company's enroll-ment, validation and compliance of your C-TPAT program. MCSS thoroughly assesses companies; pre-enrollment eligibility, compli-ance with C-TPAT minimum security require-ments and pre-existing industry best prac-tices.
Expert Testimony: We work closely with attor-neys and motor carriers to ensure accuracy in the development of cases whether defendant or plaintiff. Members of our staff are qualified ex-perts. Contact us for options and cost.
Accident Investigations: Our investigators are retired members of the DOT and California Highway Patrol, one of the finest investigative agencies in the country. Our investigators are experts qualified in the California, Justice, Mu-nicipal and Superior Courts. We also have on call, an accident reconstruction expert that is also a retired member of the California Highway Patrol. Contact us for options and cost.
Hazardous Materials Transportation Education: The Federal Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Transportation Law Training main purpose is to increase a hazmat employee's safety awareness and be an essential element in reducing hazmat incidents. The HazMat training will include classroom style training, test, certification and training records reten-tion. The class will place major emphasis on “Packaging and Documentation”.
(All 4 training required by the DOT and CHP)
Our attorney primarily focuses her practice on representing the transportation industry in a variety of litigation matters including catastro-phic loss claims, cargo liability, and employ-ment liability. She also counsels our clients on employment decisions, contract negotiation, and compliance with local, state, and federal regulations. She developed, instituted, and adheres to a 24 hour rapid response protocol ensuring the team’s availability to our clients 24 hours a day 7 days a week for immediate re-sponse to accident and catastrophic loss scenes.