Category Archives: News

The latest USDOT inspection, on the road, and highway safety news.

Tire Maintenance: Taking Care of Your Tires

Taking Care of Your Tires to Ensure a Long Service Life  Maintain Proper Inflation: Always ensure that your tires are inflated to the recommended level, as stated in the manufacturer’s manual. Underinflated or overinflated tires can wear out unevenly and quickly. Check the tire pressure regularly, especially before long trips. Rotation: The distribution of weight […]

How to Get a CDL License

10 Tips to get your CDL License 1. Meet the age and residency requirements: You must be at least 18 years old to obtain a CDL license at the state level and 21 years old if you plan to drive across state lines. In addition, you must be a legal resident of the state in […]

Commercial Driving Safety Tips

10 Safe Driving Tips USDOT/FMCSA guidelines require any operator on a commercial vehicle to complete a vehicle inspection report at the end of each day of operation and have it available at request. 1. Observe traffic rules and regulations: Always obey traffic rules and regulations. Always observe speed limits and road signs. 2. Buckle up: […]

Electric Trucks Require Special Maintenance

Electric Trucks Require Special Maintenance First off, yes Electric Trucks will still require a USDOT/FMCSA, Annual Inspection, as well should your state require an additional Periodic State Vehicle Inspection. With that said, the rollout has begun so you have likely seen a few delivery units on the road with much more to come.    Electric […]

Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIR)

I find myself surprised when providing a USDOT Annual Inspection just how many drivers do not have an onboard inspection log or even do their required Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) (Post-Trip) inspection. All drivers need to complete the Post Trip inspection after each day’s work. It is also important to understand that regardless of […]

USDOT Inspection Services Utah

DOT Mobile Express® is now providing USDOT Annual Inspection Services throughout Northern Utah and parts of Southern UT. Jullian Ray, development officer with DME told us, “Wow I was born in Utah so excited about working with local DME Network partners to offer our USDOT Mobile Annual Inspection on-site services statewide. DOT Mobile Express® provides […]

Sawtooth Mobile Repair Service

Promoting Idaho’s Best With the never-ending goal of keeping our Idaho roads and highways as safe as possible, I always like the opportunity to promote the pros out there working hard to achieve that goal. Having had the opportunity to work with Jeremy at SawTooth Mobile, who provides a large range of onsite mobile mechanic […]

USDOT/BIT Fleet Services at your location

USDOT/BIT and State Inspection Fleet Services at your location Any Fleet Operation Manager will tell you, every moment we sit idle we are losing potential revenue and customers. In today’s competitive industry it is vital to keep the wheels turning, and anything less is simply unacceptable. DOT Mobile Express® and partner MercFS provide on-site mobile […]

Safety Tips for Delivery Drivers

Offering mobile on-site 24/7 USDOT Annual Inspection services, Delivery/Logistics companies are a big part of our business. We like to think of ourselves as part of the team doing all we can to ensure a safe trip every time that vehicle is on the road.   Safety Tips for Drivers   Get off the Phone. […]

DOT Mobile Express® Services in Oregon/Washington

DOT Mobile Express® Services in Oregon/Washington DOT Mobile Express is now providing DOT annual Inspection services throughout Portland Metro and Washington. Jullian Ray told us, “it has been a pleasure serving our client base throughout the Oregon/Washington market but it was a bit of a challenge with our home base in Boise, Idaho. Teaming with […]

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