Markley Ward & Chris Watkins
Keeping the Wheels On: How to Best Work with Trucking Companies to Perform Compliance Testing
Day and Time: 10/28/20, 11:00 AM -12:00 PM CST
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: Audit
Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based
Registration: No Fee
Markley Ward and Chris Watkins will walk you through the most common charge methods and the challenges
presented by each. They will also highlight the limitations of reviewing trucking field tickets, as well as the challenges with
collecting and using truck GPS data.
Understanding and learning how to audit the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration “new” Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) law.
Working with vendors to make use of the mandated ELD data
Trucking company IR’s; what should you ask for
Potential test steps using the new mandated ELD data
New technology and methods on the horizon to streamline the trucking transaction cycle
Markley Ward is the Director of Contract Services for AMS-PAR. He helps clients implement highly effective
compliance programs, including supplier audits, accounts payable reviews, contract administration initiatives, and supply
chain best practice implementations. He has over 17 years’ experience helping some of the largest companies in the world
implement contract compliance programs.
Chris Watkins has been a consultant at AMS-PAR for 10 years, leading audits on a wide variety of vendors mainly in the
oil and gas and utilities sector.
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