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AMSA’s annual National Safety & Operations Conference brings together top industry and government experts to help keep your company compliant with safety regulations, and how to improve your overall operations through the latest technology.


2016 National Safety & Operations Conference Agenda

Wednesday, March 23

Welcome – Pat Nevins, Chairman, Safety Management Committee and Safety Director, New World Van Lines, Inc.
10:00-11:00 am: ATA Safety Update – Rob Abbott, American Trucking Association
11:00 am – 12:00 pm: ATRI Update – Rebecca Brewster, ATRI
12:00 – 1:00 pm: Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 pm: FMCSA Update – Kenneth Rodgers, FMCSA
2:30 – 3:15 pm: Benefits of Automotive Event Recorders (AERs) – Ron Marion, Rosco Vision Systems
3:15 – 3:30 pm: Break
3:30 – 4:15 pm: Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Update – Mark Spicer, Rand McNally
4:15 – 5:00 pm: License Monitoring Programs – Rob Reynolds, Explore SuperVision

Thursday, March 24

8:00 – 9:00 am: Drug and Alcohol Testing – Lisa Ruehle, DATIA
9:00 – 10:00 am: CSA Data Update – Steve Wilhelms, Vigillo
10:00 – 10:15 am: Break
10:15 – 11:15 am: CMV Enforcement Update – Master Trooper Tim Grigsby and Master Trooper Ronald Furca, Louisiana State Police
11:15 am – 12:15 pm: Contractor vs. Employee Definitions and Review of Physicals – Robert J. Henry, Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary, P.C.
12:15 – 1:15 pm: Lunch
1:15 – 2:15 pm: Legal Update, Catastrophic and Emergency Response and Litigation Preparation – Robert G. Rothstein, Seaton and Husk, LP