Had To Renew HAZMAT Endorsement Today

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Auggie69's Comment
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Did a quick review on TT in the HAZMAT section before hitting the DMV today.

Passed with flying colors!!!

HAZMAT:

Hazardous Materials

Explosive, flammable, poisonous or otherwise potentially dangerous cargo. Large amounts of especially hazardous cargo are required to be placarded under HAZMAT regulations

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.

DMV:

Department of Motor Vehicles, Bureau of Motor Vehicles

The state agency that handles everything related to your driver's licences, including testing, issuance, transfers, and revocation.

Mikey B.'s Comment
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Did a quick review on TT in the HAZMAT section before hitting the DMV today.

Passed with flying colors!!!

Congratulations! Perhaps because I don't have it, I wasn't aware the hazmat endorsement expired.

HAZMAT:

Hazardous Materials

Explosive, flammable, poisonous or otherwise potentially dangerous cargo. Large amounts of especially hazardous cargo are required to be placarded under HAZMAT regulations

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.

DMV:

Department of Motor Vehicles, Bureau of Motor Vehicles

The state agency that handles everything related to your driver's licences, including testing, issuance, transfers, and revocation.

Bobcat_Bob's Comment
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Congratulations

I wasn't aware the hazmat endorsement expired

It expires every 5 years or when ever your license expires which ever comes first. You have to get finger printed and take the test again to renew it.

HAZMAT:

Hazardous Materials

Explosive, flammable, poisonous or otherwise potentially dangerous cargo. Large amounts of especially hazardous cargo are required to be placarded under HAZMAT regulations

Dan67's Comment
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Don't you have t get anther background check completed too? Had to have it done when I first got mine. Letting mine expire as my employer does not handle hazmat freight.

HAZMAT:

Hazardous Materials

Explosive, flammable, poisonous or otherwise potentially dangerous cargo. Large amounts of especially hazardous cargo are required to be placarded under HAZMAT regulations

Auggie69's Comment
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Don't you have t get anther background check completed too? Had to have it done when I first got mine. Letting mine expire as my employer does not handle hazmat freight.

Yes, you do need another background. That's part of the process.

HAZMAT:

Hazardous Materials

Explosive, flammable, poisonous or otherwise potentially dangerous cargo. Large amounts of especially hazardous cargo are required to be placarded under HAZMAT regulations

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