Hot Sheet
A Publication of the Colorado Motor Carriers Association
January 12, 2021
In This Issue:

* Jan. 14-Annual Vehicle Inspections via ZOOM
* Jan. 16-Brake Certifications (In-Person with Limited Space Available)
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2021-2022 Scholarship Applications

2021 CMCA Membership Directory - 

changes due Friday, January 15th!!


Lester Publications in Canada may be contacting you about purchasing ads for our 2021 directory. For more information on the directory, contact

2020-21 Safety Awards Nominations

Dear Safety Professional:


The Safety Management Council of the Colorado Motor Carriers Association is pleased to provide Safety Award Nominations.   You will find fillable nomination forms for:


Driver of the Month / Driver of the Year
Safety Professional of the Year
Fleet Safety Awards (View Fleet Safety Instructions)


Here are some ideas and comments from the Safety Award Selection Committee Judges on this year’s applications.


This is a great opportunity to recognize your company, drivers, and safety professionals for their dedication to highway safety. Please read the enclosed information carefully, as some changes have been made. Awards will be presented at the Safety Awards Banquet to be held in 2021.


All forms need to be returned to the Colorado Motor Carriers Association by March 5, 2021 to be eligible. If you have any questions about the Competition, please contact Patti Gillette at (303) 433-3375, extension 104 or



Ryan Byers
SMC Chairman


Welcome 2021 Corporate Partners!


CMCA would like to welcome and thank the following

Corporate Partners who have currently signed on for 2021. 


Pinnacol Assurance


Plante Moran


Our Corporate Partners enjoy exclusive networking and  marketing opportunities, along with year-long recognition.


View 2021 Sponsorship Packages (limited availability on some).


Several other Partnerships are in the final stages, and if you would like to join the ranks, please contact Patti at 303-433-3375, ext. 104 or

2021 Training Schedule
Jan 14 - Annual Vehicle Inspection/ Appendix G (8am-Noon) via ZOOM
Jan 16 - Brake Certification (9am-Noon). **NOTE** this class will be in-person, so the class size is LIMITED - Register Early!!
Feb. 3 - Disc Brake Seminar (9am-Noon)

January is Human Trafficking Prevention Month

CMCA and TMAF is proud to be part of an industry fighting for victims of human trafficking. This #HumanTraffickingAwarenessDay, save this hotline number and help #EndTrafficking with truckers around the country.

FMCSA Publishes Proposed Regulatory Guidance on Yard Moves


On Jan. 4, 2021, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a notice and request for comments on proposed regulatory guidance on yard moves. The guidance defines what qualifies as a yard move and clarifies that yard moves are considered on-duty not driving time. Comments are due by Feb. 3.

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