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Secrets Behind the Weigh Station: What Happens When Your Trucks Pull In Webinar

Thursday, January 24, 2019

1:00-2:00 p.m. EST

Topics:  Operations, Safety

Level:  All

Continuing Education Credits: This Live Learning webinar provides 1 CE credit toward the Truckload Academy Human Resources Certificate (HR-OP) and renewal of the Truckload Academy Certified Fleet Manager (CFM) and Motor Carrier Risk Specialist (MCRS) designations.

Before registering, make sure to update your TCA account password so you can receive the no-charge member rate.

Be our guest for TCA’s next Truckload Academy Live Learning webinar and be surprised to learn how the modern weigh station works, and the role technology plays in evaluation your trucks.  Thermal cameras scan for bad brakes, automated license plate readers run checks against state and federal databases, and behind it all, law enforcement personnel in the station manage these complex systems to improve road safety.  With technological and human influences at play, how can carriers best prepare their drivers to pass this level of scrutiny? If you want to know what goes on behind the scenes at a scale and ways to improve your drivers’ chances at receiving a clean inspection, attend this upcoming webinar, Secrets Behind the Weigh Station: What Happens When Your Trucks Pull In takes place Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT. TCA members enjoy a no charge to registration fee, thanks to the sponsorship of DriveWyze.

Topics to be covered include:

  • How law enforcement technologies identify unsafe vehicles
  • How law enforcement decides whether or not to inspect a vehicle
  • Tips on how to prepare your drivers and trucks for the scale house
  • Best practices in driver safety and ELD compliance training

Owners; CEOs; COOs; operations, safety, fleet and human resources personnel

  • Lee Sarratt, Senior Director of Safety, J.B. HUNT
  • Rick Koontz, Training Consultant and Retired PSP Corporal
  • Brian Mofford, VP Government Experience, Drivewyze



With over 700 service sites, Drivewyze® PreClear is the nation’s largest weigh station bypass service, delivering more bypasses at more locations than any other provider. Fully integrated into ELDs and telematics devices, Drivewyze eliminates the need for bypass transponders – helping you maximize your technology investment. Find out exactly how much time and money your fleet is wasting at weigh scales with our free Weigh Station Activity Report, and visit to see how we’re helping carriers save money and deliver loads faster.


Contact Ron Goode with any questions about the webinar.