The items listed below are lease requirements
$100,000 non-trucking liability insurance. Tri-State is to be listed as an
interested party. Your recruiter will have the details.
Escrow is as
Tractors and straight trucks $1000.00
Cargo vans $500.00
All are payable through settlement
Workers Comp or Occupational Accident Insurance. The accident
insurance must be approved before acceptance. Your recruiter will have details.
You must have a weight scale ticket 3 months old or less.
have the original vehicle registration. If over 26,000 GVW you should have an
IRP Plate for 48 states and Canadian Provinces if qualified for Canada.
Your original annual DOT inspection that includes the name and address where the
inspection was performed.
Your truck must meet all specifications.
All vehicles must have DOT approved
safety requirements Triangles: Placard holders for vehicles with
Fire extinguisher that has a UL Rating of 10B, C or more
Load securement devices:
Vans: 2 straps, 1 load lock
Trucks: Safety legs, 4 straps, 2 E track 4” load bars; Tractors: 4 ratchet
straps, 4 E track 4” load bars
Plywood should be mounted on the floors of
Operators should be able to determine that the vehicle is
Operators should know how to block, brace and tie down
For owners that are going to be a qualified operator, all items on the operators checklist also needs to be completed.
Dimensions and other specifications
Vans: minimum of 9’ cargo space and the ability to haul
Two rows of E track mounted in the plywood of the floor. The E
track should not be higher than the plywood. Load lock bars are required for the
Plywood is to cover the cargo area front to back and should be
fastened to the floor
Straight trucks 2-3 axles: door opening of 88 x
88 inches. Minimum two rows of E track. Dock high, which must be 48 inches from
ground to box floor.
DOT approved sleeper
Tractors must have DOT
Old signs should be removed
prior to attending orientation. Signs and numbers will be applied to all
vehicles at the Tri-State facility. No exception
Qualcomm communication that Tri-State will install. A
working cell phone with voicemail access.