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Diesel Technician Pathways

Diesel Technician Pathways Program ‘Revs Up’ in Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert, along with Utah Diesel Technician industry partners and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development announced the Utah Diesel Technician Pathways program, which is designed to provide Utah students a direct pathway from high school and college to the workforce. Gov. Herbert announced the […]

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Independent Contractor Status is being Heavily Scrutinized – Be Careful!

By Todd Anderson, Senior Professional in Human Resources The Department of Labor has issues an Administrator’s Interpretation No. 2015-1, which provides some insight into how the Government will be viewing 1099 (Independent Contractor) status in 2016. For those of you who use Independent Contractors, below are some things the DOL will be looking at to […]

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A Message From UDOT

“Offsite New Entrant Safety Audits Now Being Performed in Utah” By Stephen Goodrich, UDOT Motor Carrier Division A popular topic asked of the Motor Carrier Division concerns the most common violations found at the roadside (UHP trooper or local agency) or at a fixed facility (port of entry) during an inspection. Given the importance of […]

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