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US DOT Number

A unique identification number assigned by the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) to commercial motor carriers and trucking companies for regulatory purposes.
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What is a US DOT Number?

The U.S. DOT number is a critical component of regulatory compliance and safety monitoring in the domestic truckload shipping industry. A carrier or trucker’s DOT Number serves as a means of identification, facilitating tracking and oversight to ensure they meet safety standards and adhere to federal regulations. 

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