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It’s important to understand why you would even need to be looking at StartPoint to begin with. The information in the following online guide is essential for you to know if you drive a commercial motor vehicle.
A commercial motor vehicle, or CMV, is any self-propelled or towed motor vehicle used on a highway in interstate and/or intrastate commerce to transport passengers or property.
Okay: translation – you are driving a CMV if it:
We know that this is a lot of information to take in. That’s why the following sections of this online guide will cover the basic requirements for drivers, insurance and safety, equipment, and those who are driving oversize/overweight vehicles.
If you were a little confused by some of the terminology used, don’t get discouraged. That’s why we developed StartPoint – to make this clear. And if you ever need a refresher, remember that you can click on the “Key Terms” button at anytime.
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