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Be Prepared For Lease Accounting Changes

Be Prepared For Lease Accounting Changes

September 05, 2018

When it comes to companies that lease trucks, the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) have been that those “operational” leases effectively received off-balance sheet treatment. That’s about to change. New standards unveiled by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) will soon require that all leases — financed and operational — with terms longer than 12 months be reported on a company’s balance sheet....

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How will increased tolling affect fleet stability?

How will increased tolling affect fleet stability?

August 29, 2018

If you’re reading the trade journals – even newspapers – you’re no doubt noticing articles about the infrastructure. What will happen? And, what about toll roads -- will they be privatized? What does this mean for the transportation industry?...

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CVSA Brake Safety Week

CVSA Brake Safety Week

August 16, 2018

The focus of CVSA’s Brake Safety Week will be to conduct brake system inspections on large trucks and buses throughout North America to identify out-of-adjustment brakes and brake-system violations. Inspectors will primarily conduct the North American Standard Level IV Inspection, a Special Inspection focusing on large bus and truck brakes....

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