Author Archives: Tami Risoen

Attention Alabama Students!

We will be attending your career fair today Wednesday, February 17th at Coleman Coliseum from 11am – 4pm. Lang Riddle and Sam Stewart, a recent Alabama graduate, will be there to discuss our culture and values as well as answer … Continue reading

Attention Auburn Students!

We will be attending your career fair today Wednesday, February 17th at the AU Arena from 2pm – 6pm. Taylor Milan and Marty Donaldson, two Auburn alumni, will be there to discuss our culture and values as well as answer … Continue reading

Are You Ready? Check the FSMA List

The FDA is stepping up safety regulations for food production and transportation via the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). This act increases the FDA’s power by giving it oversight of food production and distribution including all involved parties, not just … Continue reading

Breakdown: Hiring Reform Act

Motor Carrier Safety Fitness Determination – Bill 1454 In an effort to ensure safe motor carrier industry practices, the Transportation and Logistics Hiring Reform Act (S.1454) bill has been introduced to the US Senate.  The goal is to establish a … Continue reading

Let Us Help You Make a Decision…

With the global economy growing more and more each day, transportation and logistics are becoming increasingly important. It is the glue that holds the supply chain together and keeps operations flowing effectively and efficiently. Respectively, entrusting the logistics operations of … Continue reading

University of Alabama Career Fair

Students and alumni, stop by today’s career fair (September 24, 2014) and visit with Jeff Lantz and Gordon Jones. Learn about the career opportunities C. L. Services, Inc. has for you in the transportation brokerage industry. We’d love to take … Continue reading

CLS Can Handle Any Size Job

Recently we were called upon by a customer to move their employee training facility to their site. After some logistical coordination and preparation; this was not a problem for C. L. Services, Inc.

CLS Hires CargoNet for Extra Layer of Freight Protection

Cargo theft in the United States in 2012 was valued at approximately $216 million, including both cargo loss and vehicle value. Often times considered a victim-less crime, it may be difficult to get the full attention of law enforcement in … Continue reading

DOT Reiterates Marijuana Not Authorized

On December 3, 2012, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy Compliance issued a Notice to address the recent passage of state initiatives purporting to legalize marijuana use for recreational purposes. The DOT requires testing … Continue reading

CARB Regulations to Take Effect in One Month

The new California Air Resources Board (CARB) regulations take effect on January 1, 2013. These include the Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU) Airborne Toxic Control Measure (ATCM) regulation and the Heavy-Duty (Tractor-Trailer) Greenhouse Gas (GHG) regulation. In summary, the TRU ATCM … Continue reading