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If you operate a vehicle that is considered a motor carrier, then you must have your company name and US DOT number displayed on both doors.
The vehicle and trailer must have a Federal inspection and both be properly tagged.
The vehicle must have all safety equipment including a fire extinguisher and safety triangles.
The driver must have a medical card. Note that a CDL license is usually not required until the GVWR or GCWR exceeds 26,000 lbs. The driver is subject to the Hours of Service regulations and must keep a logbook if traveling further than 100 air miles. The vehicle must be inspected daily and a record kept in the vehicle.
You must stop at the weigh stations.
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