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[Video] What is "Blitz Week?" (2022)

International Roadchecks help law enforcement offices and agencies across the U.S., Canada and Mexico ensure that all commercial carriers are legally compliant with the rules and regulations that govern them.

Although these yearly checks are important for ensuring the safety of our roadways, the 72-hour period that they're administered can be a disruptive time for many supply chains. 

In this video, we'll cover what "blitz week" (as it's commonly referred) is and what you can do to prepare for this year's round of checks. 

Video Chapters:

  • 0:00 Blitz Week introduction
  • 0:52 What is Blitz Week?
  • 1:24 What are they inspecting?
  • 1:40 How will Blitz Week affect my shipments?
  • 2:32 Will drivers be delayed? And why?
  • 2:56 How can I prepare for Blitz Week?
  • 3:52 Free resources

Read the Article, DOT Week 2022: What You Need to Know About "Blitz Week" This May

Check out the ATS Learning Hub for more free resources.

Tags: Safety

Mike Zarns

Written by Mike Zarns

Mike started with ATS in 2011 and was onboarded as a carrier representative covering loads. A year later, he transitioned into sales, and in 2015 he moved into management. Mike has a passion for helping customers and employees by finding unique solutions to their problems.

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