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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

USDOT logo   Legal: RAM TRUCKING SA DE CV
Operating (DBA):
MC/MX #: 721816 RFC #: RTR0704046QO Federal Tax ID: Application Tracking #: 11253
Review Type: Safety Audit - Pre-Authority (OP1)
Scope: Entire Operation Location of Review/Audit: FMCSA Field Office Territory:
Operation Types Interstate Intrastate
Carrier: Non-HM N/A
Shipper: N/A N/A
Cargo Tank: N/A
Business: Corporation
Gross Revenue: $0.00         for year ending: 12/31/2011
Company Physical Address:
Avenida Reforma 3344
Nuevo Laredo, TA 88260 MEXICO
Contact Name: Jorge Gutierrez
Phone numbers: (1) (956) 790-9281 (2) (956) 206-6237 Fax (956) 725-1929
E-Mail Address: gtzdotservices@yahoo.com
Company Mailing Address:
Avenida Reforma 3344
Nuevo Laredo, TA 88260 MEXICO
Process Agent Address:
9005 Mines Rd
Laredo, TX 78045
Contact Name: Jorge Gutierrez
Phone numbers: (1) (956) 206-6237 (2) Fax (956) 725-1929
E-Mail Address: gtzdotservices@yahoo.com
Carrier Classification
Authorize for Hire
Cargo Classification
General Freight
Does carrier transport placardable quantities of HM? No
Is an HM Permit required? N/A
Driver Information
  Inter Intra
< 100 Miles:    
>= 100 Miles: 1  
 
Average trip leased drivers/month:   0
Total Drivers:   1
CDL Drivers:   1
Equipment
  Owned Term Leased Trip Leased   Owned Term Leased Trip Leased
Truck Tractor 1 0 0        
Power units used in the U.S.: 1
Percentage of time used in the U.S.: 50

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RAM TRUCKING SA DE CV
Application Tracking #:11253 RFC #: RTR0704046QO
Review Date:
08/08/2012
Part A
Questions about this report or the Federal Motor Carrier Safety or Hazardous Materials regulations may be addressed to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration at:
 
  1. 623 S International Blvd
  2. Weslaco, TX 78596
  3. Phone: (956)447-5608   Fax:(956)969-5769
This SAFETY AUDIT will be used to assess your safety compliance.
Person(s) Interviewed
Name: Jorge Gutierrez   Title: Safety Manager
Name:   Title:

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RAM TRUCKING SA DE CV
Application Tracking #:11253 RFC #: RTR0704046QO
Review Date:
08/08/2012
Part B - Questions and Answers
Question General # 1 - Section # 387.7(a) Acute
Does the carrier have the required minimum level of financial responsibility in effect?
Answer
Yes
Comments

The carrier has not been granted OP1 authority, does not have any financial responsibility for his Commercial motor vehicles at this time. The carrier did provide a letter of intent from Charles R Myers Insurance Agency 13300 Old Blanco Rd Suite 100 San Antonio, TX phone number 210-384-0124. Contact was made with Mr. Myers and he did confirm that he and the carrier are in agreement to have financial responsibility for the CMVs of Ram Trucking SA DE CV at the time OP1 authority is a ranted.

Question General # 2 - Section # 387.7(d) Critical
Does the carrier have required proof of financial responsibility?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question General # 3 - Section # 390.15(b)(1)
Can the carrier provide a complete accident register of recordable accidents?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question General # 4 - Section # 390.15(b)(2) Critical
Does the carrier have copies of all accident reports required by States or other government entities or insurers?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question General # 5 - Section # 390.3(e)
Is the carrier knowledgeable of the FMCSRs/HMRs?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question General # 6 - Section # 390.21
Does the carrier know the commercial motor vehicles marking requirements?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Driver # 1 - Section # 391.51(a) Critical
Does the carrier maintain complete driver qualification files?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Driver # 2 - Section # 391.11(b)(4) Acute
Is the carrier using physically qualified drivers?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 3 - Section # 391.45(a), 391.45(b) Critical
Does available evidence indicate the motor carrier has used a driver without a medical certificate or with an expired medical certificate?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 4 - Section # 391.15(a) Acute
Is the carrier using any disqualified drivers?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 5 - Section # 391.51(b)(2) Critical
Does the carrier maintain driving and employment history inquiry data in driver qualification files?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 6 - Section # 382.115(a) Acute
Has the carrier implemented an alcohol and/or controlled substances testing program?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Driver # 7 - Section # 382.213(b) Acute
Has the carrier used drivers who have used controlled substances?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 8 - Section # 382.215 Acute
Has the carrier used a driver who has tested positive for a controlled substance?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 9 - Section # 382.201 Acute
Has the carrier used a driver known to have an alcohol concentration of 0.04 or greater?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 10 - Section # 382.505(a) Acute
Has the carrier used a driver found to have an alcohol concentration of .02 or greater but less than .04 within 24 hours of being tested?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 11 - Section # 382.301(a) Critical
Has the carrier ensured that drivers have undergone testing for controlled substances prior to performing a safety sensitive function?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 12 - Section # 382.303(a) Critical
Has the carrier conducted post accident testing on drivers for alcohol and/or controlled substances?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 13 - Section # 382.305 Acute
Has the carrier implemented random testing program?
Answer
Yes
Comments

The carrier provided a letter of intent dated June 26, 2012 to contract with Laredo Antidoping Agency of Laredo TX as there drug and alcohol consortium. It was explained to the carrier that all drivers must have a pre employment drug test and enrolled in a consortium before conducting safe sensitive functions. The carrier was advised that the consortium must conduct the 50% drug and 10% alcohol test on a complete calendar year.

Question Driver # 14 - Section # 382.305(b)(1) Critical
Has the carrier conducted random alcohol testing at an annual rate of not less than the applicable annual rate of the average number of driver positions?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 15 - Section # 382.305(b)(2) Critical
Has the carrier conducted controlled substance testing at an annual rate of not less than the applicable annual rate of the average number of driver positions?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 16 - Section # 40.305(a)
Has the carrier conducted the required return-to-duty tests on employees returning to safety-sensitive functions?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 17 - Section # 40.309(a)
Is the carrier conducting follow-up testing as directed by the Substance Abuse Professional?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 18 - Section # 382.211 Acute
Has the carrier used a driver who has refused to submit to an alcohol or controlled substances test required under Part 382?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 19 - Section # 382.503 Critical
Has the carrier used a Substance Abuse Professional as required by 49 CFR Part 40 Subpart O?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Driver # 20 - Section # 383.23(a) Critical
Has a driver operated a commercial motor vehicle without a current operating license, or a license, which hasn't been properly classed and endorsed?
Answer
No
Comments
Question Driver # 21 - Section # 383.37(a) Acute
Has the motor carrier allowed it's drivers who's CDLs have been suspended, revoked or canceled by a state, have lost the right to operate a CMV in a State, or have been disqualified from operating a CMV to operate a commercial motor vehicle?
Answer
No
Comments

The carrier provided a Licencia Federal de Conductor# TAMP. A COLIS check was conducted and the carrier Licencia was found to be valid. properly endorsed and classed.

Question Driver # 22 - Section # 383.51(a) Acute
Has the motor carrier knowingly allowed, required, permitted, or authorized a driver to drive who is disqualified to drive a commercial motor vehicle?
Answer
No
Comments
Question Operation #1 - Section # 395.8(a) Critical
Does the carrier require drivers to make a record of duty status?
Answer
Yes
Comments

The carrier's driver has not operated under Ram Trucking SA DE CV, the carrier provided what the driver will be using to record his record of duty status. The designated driver for Ram Trucking SA DE CV is Nho is also employed by Zaro Transportation of Laredo, Tx which is affiliated with Ram Trucking. The carrier provided logs for for the month of June 2012, thev were checked for violation and form and manner.

Question Operation #2 - Section # 395.8(i) Critical
Does the carrier require drivers to submit records of duty status within 13 days?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Operation #3 - Section # 395.8(k)(1) Critical
Can the carrier produce records of duty status and supporting documents for selected drivers?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Operation #4 - Section # 395.3(a)(1) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to exceed the 11-hour rule? (Property)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #5 - Section # 395.3(a)(2) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to exceed the 14-hour rule? (Property)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #6 - Section # 395.3(b)(1) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to drive after having been on duty more than 60 hours in 7 consecutive days? (Property)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #7 - Section # 395.3(b)(2) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to drive after having been on duty more than 70 hours in 8 consecutive days? (Property)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #8 - Section # 395.5(a)(1) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to exceed the 10 hour rule? (Passenger)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #9 - Section # 395.5(a)(2) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to exceed the 15 hour rule? (Passenger)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #10 - Section # 395.5(b)(1) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to drive after having been on duty more than 60 hours in 7 consecutive days? (Passenger)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #11 - Section # 395.5(b)(2) Critical
Has the carrier allowed driver(s) to drive after having been on duty more than 70 hours in 8 consecutive days? (Passenger)
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #12 - Section # 395.8(e) Critical
Does available evidence indicate a selected driver has prepared a false record of duty status?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #13 - Section #
Does the carrier adhere to a disciplinary policy for noncompliance with Part 395?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Operation #14 - Section # 395.1(e)
Does the carrier have a system for recording hours of duty status on 100- mile radius drivers, and are they properly utilizing the 100 air-mile radius exemption?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #15 - Section # 392.2 Critical
Does the motor carrier ensure that drivers operate commercial motor vehicles in accordance with the laws, ordinances, and regulations of the jurisdictions in which they are operating?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #16 - Section # 392.9(a)(1) Critical
Does the carrier ensure that drivers are not permitted to drive a vehicle without the cargo properly distributed and adequately secured?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #17 - Section # 392.4(b) Acute
Have any drivers operated a commercial motor vehicle while under the influence of, or in possession of, narcotic drugs, amphetamines, or any other substances capable of rendering the drivers incapable of safely operating motor vehicles?
Answer
No
Comments
Question Operation #18 - Section # 392.5(b)(1) Acute
Have any drivers operated a commercial motor vehicle while under the influence of, or in possession of, intoxicating beverages?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Operation #19 - Section # 392.5(b)(2) Acute
Have any drivers operated a commercial motor vehicle within 4 hours of having consumed intoxicating beverages?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Maintenance # 1 - Section # 396.3(b) Critical
Can the carrier produce maintenance files for requested vehicle(s)?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Maintenance # 2 - Section # 396.17(a) Critical
Can the motor carrier produce evidence of periodic (annual) inspections for selected vehicles?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Maintenance # 3 - Section # 396.11(a) Critical
Does the motor carrier require drivers to complete vehicle inspection reports daily?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Maintenance # 4 - Section # 396.11(c) Acute
Does the carrier ensure that out-of-service defects listed by the driver in the driver vehicle inspection reports are corrected before the vehicle is operated again?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Maintenance # 5 - Section # 396.9(c)(2) Acute
Does the carrier ensure vehicles that have been declared "out-of-service" do not operate before repairs have been made?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Maintenance # 6 - Section # 396.19
Is the carrier using qualified inspectors (mechanic) and maintaining evidence of the inspector's qualifications?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Maintenance # 7 - Section # 396.3
Can the carrier explain its systematic, periodic maintenance program?
Answer
Yes
Comments
Question Other # 1 - Section # 375.211
Does the carrier participate in an Arbitration Program?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Other # 2 - Section # 13702
Does the carrier assess shipper freight charges based upon published tariffs?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Other # 3 - Section # 375.401(c)
Does the carrier provide reasonably accurate estimates of moving charges?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Other # 4 - Section # 375.407(a), 375.703(b)
Has the carrier avoided "hostage freight" or other predatory practices?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Other # 5 - Section # 387.301(a), 387.301(b)
Does the HHG carrier have sufficient levels of public liability and cargo insurance?
Answer
N/A
Comments
Question Other # 6 - Section # 13901
Is the motor carrier authorized to conduct interstate operations in the United States?
Answer
NO
Comments

The carrier is presently applying for his OP1 long haul authority.

Note: No Hazardous Materials questions were asked because the carrier does not carry Hazardous Materials in Interstate Commerce.

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RAM TRUCKING SA DE CV
Application Tracking #:11253 RFC #: RTR0704046QO
Review Date:
08/08/2012
Part B Requirements and/or Recommendations
  1. Accident Countermeasures is a set of defensive strategies designed to reduce preventable accidents. The strategies and forms for implementing accident countermeasures can be found on the FMCSA website at:
    http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/forms/print/accident.htm
  2. Copies of the regulations, forms, interpretations, and manuals are available from a variety of sources. Check the FMCSA website for a current list of suppliers.
    www.fmcsa.dot.gov/safety-security/eta/index.htm
  3. A copy of your carrier profile can be obtained for $20 from the SAFER website (http://safer. frncsa.dot.gov) or by calling 800-832-5660 or703 280-4001. You can also write: Computing Technologies Inc. P.O. Box 3248, Merrifield, VA 22116-3248. Profile cost if ordered by mail or phone is $27.50.
  4. If you have any questions concerning this report. please contact the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, 623 South International Boulevard Weslaco, TX 78596 (956)447-5661.
  5. Employers are responsible for their officers', employees', agents', consortia, and/or contractors' compliance with the requirements of 49 CFR Parts 40 and 382.
  6. Obtain a copy of each driver's driving record and review it annually.
  7. Review the circumstances under which a CDL is required. CDL and drug testing rules apply to both interstate and intrastate commerce.
  8. Ensure that drivers provide a 10-year employment history on their employment application.
  9. Ensure that all drivers are fully and properly qualified before operating in interstate commerce. Maintain a complete file as required for each driver. documenting the qualification process.
  10. Ensure that a trained collection-site person utilizing the proper collection materials and custody and control forms does drug-test collection.
  11. Ensure that your drug testing collection site provides for adequate privacy and security.
  12. Laboratory must transmit aggregate statistical summary on semi-annual basis.
  13. Maintain all required controlled substance testing records including yearly summaries, quarterly summaries, test information. test results, records of training etc., as required by 49 CFR Parts 40 and 382 of the FMCSR .
  14. Ensure that a trained breath alcohol technician, using the prescribed testing forms, conducts each alcohol test.
  15. Use only those laboratories certified by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for the analysis of urine specimens. For a list of certified laboratories check www.drugfreeworkplace.gov or call (301) 443-6014.
  16. Ensure that all documents supporting records of duty status (such as toll, fuel repair and other on-the-road expense receipts. as well as invoices. bills of lading. dispatch records, etc.) are kept on file for at least 6 months.
  17. Obtain from any driver used for the first time (or intermittently) a signed statement showing the total time on-duty during the preceding seven (7) days and the time at which the driver was last relieved from duty.
  18. Ensure that all drivers' records of duty status (Jogs) are accurate. Check them against "supporting documents" to verify accuracy. Prohibit falsification of Jogs by any driver. Review the rules on supporting documents. Take appropriate action against drivers who falsify Jogs.
  19. For questions about DOT numbers or biennial updates: 800-832-5660 or 703-280-4001
    For questions about licensing, authority or MC numbers: 202-366-9805
    For questions about insurance: 202-385-2423
    For household qoods complaints: 888-DOT-SAFT (888-368-7238)

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RAM TRUCKING SA DE CV
Application Tracking #:11253 RFC #: RTR0704046QO
Review Date:
08/08/2012
MC/MX #: 721816 RFC #: RTR0704046QO Federal Tax ID: Application Tracking #: 11253
Review Type: Safety Audit - Pre-Authority (OP1)
Scope: Entire Operation Location of Review/Audit: FMCSA Field Office Territory:
Operation Types Interstate Intrastate
Carrier: Non-HM N/A
Shipper: N/A N/A
Cargo Tank: N/A
Business: Corporation
Gross Revenue: $0.00         for year ending: 12/31/2011
Company Physical Address:
Avenida Reforma 3344
Nuevo Laredo, TA 88260 MEXICO
Contact Name: Jorge Gutierrez
Phone numbers: (1) (956) 790-9281 (2) (956) 206-6237 Fax (956) 725-1929
E-Mail Address: gtzdotservices@yahoo.com
Company Mailing Address:
Avenida Reforma 3344
Nuevo Laredo, TA 88260 MEXICO
Report Summary
Report # of Pages
Part A - General 0
Part B - Questions & Answers 0
Part B - Recommendations 0
Review/Audit Receipt Page 1
TotaL Pages 1
Disclaimer: By signing below, I acknowledge that I have received a copy of this review/audit and agree with the total number of pages indicated (above) for each document. My signature does not imply agreement with the findings of the review/audit, however they have been discussed in detail with me.
Questions about this report or the Federal Motor Carrier Safety or Hazardous Materials regulations may be addressed to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration at:
 
  1. 623 S International Blvd
  2. Weslaco, TX 78596
  3. Phone: (956)447-5608   Fax:(956)969-5769
This SAFETY AUDIT will be used to assess your safety compliance.
Person(s) Interviewed
Name: Jorge Gutierrez   Title: Safety Manager
Name:   Title:
Reported By:   Title:   Code: US0942   Date: 8/8/2012
Received By:   Title:        

DRIVER VEHICLE EXAMINATION REPORT Aspen 2.13.2.4

USDOT logo US Department of Transportation
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
TEXAS DIVISION
903 SAN JACINTO ST. SUITE 101
AUSTIN, TX 78701
Report Number: US1021009082
Inspection Date: 07/19/2012
Start: 12:45 PM CT     End: 1:30 PM CT
Inspection Level: I-Full
HM Inspection Type: None
RAM TRUCKING SA DE CV
AVENIDA REFORMA #3344
NUEVO LAREDO, TA 88260
 
USDOT#: ********   Phone#: (956) 235-6904
MC/MX#: 721816   Fax#:
State#:
Driver:
License#:                     State: MX
Date of Birth:
CoDriver:
License#:                     State:
Date of Birth:
Location: WORLD TRADE BRIDGE Mile Post: 0 Shipper:
Highway: LOOP 20 BOB BULLOCK Origin: NUEVO LAREDO, TA Bill of Landing:
County: WEBB, TX Destination: LAREDO, TX Cargo: EMPTY
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION
Unit Type Make Year State Plate# Equipment ID VIN GVWR CVSA# CVSA Issued# OOS Stricker
1 TT INTL 2011 MX 075AP5 M59 3HSDJAPT1BN444414 52,000   17257006  
BRAKE ADJUSTMENTS
Axle# 1 2 3
Right 1 1/2 1 1/2 1 1/2
Left 1 1/2 1 3/4 1 3/4
Chamber L-20* L-30 L-30
VIOLATIONS: No Violations Were Discovered.
HazMat: No HM Transported. Placard: No Cargo Tank:
Special Checks: PASA Inspection.
Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014