New I-9 Form to be used starting on May 7, 2013The new I-9 form is for all new employees after May 7. Existing employees do not need to update the I-9 currently on file.
Florida and Hawaii Truck InsuranceWestern Truck Insurance is now licensed to sell truck insurance in Florida and Hawaii. Our agents are specially trained and ready to help you. Contact Us now to get started.
CARB News Update – Key Compliance Dates Confirmed for January 1, 2012The Office of Administrative Law (OAL) has approved amendments to truck and bus regulation – requiring vehicles with a gross weight rating (GVWR) greater than 26,000 pounds to either: Continue Reading [PDF]
We are now licensed in MissouriWestern Truck Insurance continues to grow because of our excellent insurance products and the best staff in the business. We are ready to help Missouri Truckers! Get a Missouri Truck Insurance Quote.
Upcoming CARB Deadlines Truck and Bus Rule - In general, by 1/1/2012 fleets larger than 3 power units must either meet the BACT schedule (all 1996-1999 trucks meet PM BACT) or the phase in schedule (30% of all trucks, regardless of MY, meet PM BACT)
SmartWay Rule - By 1/1/2012 Option 1 (reported by July 2010) large fleet phase in must have 15 percent of trailer fleet retrofit. Option 2 (reported by July 2011) large fleet phase in must have 20 percent of trailer fleet retrofit.
California ARB – Truck/Bus Diesel Engine RequirementsVisit the On-Road Heavy-Duty Diesel Vehicles Regulations site and download the Facts and Summary documentation [PDF].
READ - California Employer Driver Compensation RulingOrange County Federal District Court ruled that a compensation system that paid drivers based on miles, stops and deliveries violates California’s minimum wage law. This is a very important decision. Please learn what problems this may cause your company.
Insurance Program for Newly Licensed Truck DriversNew insurance program for newly licensed truck drivers available in TX & ID. A+ rated insurance
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It's Here! The Western Truck Insurance iPhone AppIt's called Truckinsure.com Mobile App and it allows our clients to send certs instantly, view billing info and more, from any iPhone. Just search for Western Truck Insurance in the Apple App Store. It's Free!
Just released! Truck Driver Jobs 411After so much success with our on-site free trucking jobs board, we decided it deserved its own website. Check it out: TruckDriverJobs411.com. It's 100% free for every driver, owner operator and company!
We offer Commercial Truck Roadside AssistanceWestern Truck Insurance now offers an exceptional and affordable commerical truck roadside assistance program. Learn more or contact us.
California Construction Dump Truck Brokers - Don’t be caught out of complianceAvoid a $5000 fine - Call us to obtain your $15,000 Broker Bond. For as little as $225 you can obtain the required bond which is in compliance with CA Civil Code 3322.
Bob of Western Truck Insurance speaks about Great American's Rig Ready programBob discusses this excellent program offered by Great American Insurance Company, and how it helps keep truckers on the road. Watch this short video. (YouTube)
WTIS and CTIS Join ForcesWestern Truck Insurance Services, Inc. is pleased to announce the joining of forces with Commercial Transportation Insurance Services of Sacramento, CA. We now have offices in both Northern and Southern California with additional resources to better serve our clients, companies, and the transportation industry.
CSA 2010 Progam - Simple Facts You Need to KnowThe FMCSA has put together information that sets the records straight on the most common myths. Read the “Basics" (Link)
Western Truck Insurance Named 2009 Agency of the YearGreat American Insurance Company, trucking division, has just announced Western Truck Insurance Services as their 2009 A1A Agency of the Year award winner. Our stable and continual growth, along with exceptional results and dedication to our clients, has set us apart and lead the way to being selected for this prestigious award.
Our Clients Continue to Save BigIn 2009, our clients saved $730,798 over their costs in 2008, and In 2008, they saved $647,264 over their costs in 2007. Western Truck Insurance will continue to offer comprehensive and accurate coverages at great rates.