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Jason Craig — Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

Jason has 20 years of industry experience and a deep understanding of government policies. He monitors regulatory and legislative issues impacting the transportation and produce industries for C.H. Robinson. Jason is member of the Minnesota Freight Advisory Committee (MFAC) and serves as an election judge in the City of Minneapolis.

3 Potential Disruptors to ELD Implementation

3 Potential Disruptors to ELD Implementation | The Road

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As the ELD mandate marches along toward a December 2017 implementation date, let’s recap some of the latest news and discussions in the marketplace. While most expect and plan on the ELD mandate to go into effect as scheduled, there are a handful of events and issues that could delay or outright vacate the rule.
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

Sanitary Transportation of Food Rule: What it Means for the Carrier Community

Sanitary Transportation of Food Rule: What it Means for the Carrier Community | The Road

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If you ever transport human food or perishable animal food in your truck, you may have already heard about the Sanitary Transportation of Food rule, which will take effect on April 6. It’s one piece of the larger Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), but this particular rule has more of a direct impact for the trucking business.
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

2017 Regulations Update: Top 4 Issues Affecting Trucking this Year

2017 Regulations Update: Top 4 Issues Affecting Trucking this Year | The Road

trucking-regulatory-updateRecently, I had the pleasure of being a guest on Dave Nemo’s Road Dog radio show. We recapped some of the big stories in trucking regulations in 2016 and discussed the issues coming up in 2017. Here are the top four issues I will be following in 2017:
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

7 Things to Know: Sanitary Transportation of Food Final Rule

7 Things to Know: Sanitary Transportation of Food Final Rule.The Road

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Editor’s note: This post originally ran on Transportfolio in April. Since this is a timely and relevant topic, we wanted to share it with you here on The Road.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released text for the final rule for the Sanitary
Transportation of Food as required by the 2010 Food Safety Modernization Act. There were some significant changes made in response to comments when compared to the draft rule. Here are some quick things to know regarding this widely anticipated rule:

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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson