312 W2 Internet Work

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Tasks

Visit the Department of Transportation (DOT) website at www.dot.gov

Within the DOT web site, you will find the web site for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).


1. What do the Hours of Service (HOS) represent and how does it affect the logistics of a product line?

2. Within the FMCSA website, you will find information concerning Drug and Alcohol testing. Who is affected and what types of testing takes place?

3. Review websites www.roadway.com and www.jbhunt.com Compare and contrast the services offered on at least three topics.

4. Review the Federal Railroad Administration web site www.fra.dot.gov . Click on "Freight Railroading", "Issue Briefs" and "Staggers Rail Act of 1980". What is the significant about the rail act? Please be thorough but concise.

5. What is the CSX railroad system? Please review website www.csx.com  describe the warehouse and intermodal services.


Grading Criteria 

Provide a complete well thought out response to each question.

Use college level composition skills.

Each question and correct answer is worth 10 points, for a total of 50 points for this assignment. 

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