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applya Occupational Strategies Welcomes New Vice President of Operations

October 04, 2019

“Attracting top-level talent like Melissa DiThomas is tangible evidence of the substantial growth and powerful initiatives in store for applya as a market leader in the screening and credentialing industry, we feel blessed that Mel has chosen to bring her talents to the applya team.”- Chris Williams, CEO of applya  We are pleased to announce Read More

Hours of Service of Drivers; Extension of Comment Period

September 19, 2019

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) extends the comment period for it’s August 22, 2019 notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to amend its hours-of-service (HOS) rules. FMCSA received requests for an extension to the comment period from the American Trucking Associations, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The Agency Read More

DOT regulations differ from Clearinghouse requirements

September 17, 2019

DOT regulations that pertain to commercial driver’s license (CDL) holders and applicants are different from those mandated by the new CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse. Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/4447309?fbclid=IwAR0rLE-o2eJo8Ll64-nB4D9yYoHhbrbsgEGZuwhTaFzbM_bI147ITs-gJgM#.XYTJj_OWARA.facebook#ixzz60eYDoXCv Read More

With opioid abuse surging, expert panel recommends drug screening for all US adults

August 14, 2019

It’s time for doctors to start asking every patient, every time: Have you engaged in any illicit drug use? That’s the new advice from a panel of public health experts who examined whether a primary care physician’s time is well spent—and whether patients’ interests are served—by routine screening for drug abuse. Click here to read Read More

applya Week 2019

July 26, 2019

“Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.”― Andy Rooney, journalist All small businesses have one common goal- to grow.  It’s the focus of every executive, manager, and employee.  applya is no exception.  July 22nd -26th applya held its annual conference that typically focuses on Read More