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File Dispute with DAC Report Online

Dec
10,
2009
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The DAC Report Services, now known as HireRight, now allows truck drivers to file a dispute online, concerning the placement of false information on their DAC.   Drivers can also request a copy of their DAC Report online.   HireRight DAC Trucking Solutions still operates in the same manner as the former DAC Reporting Services . . . different headquarters . . . same people . . . different name.    Here’s the update information you need:

  • Corporate Headquarters
    5151 California Avenue
    Irvine, CA 92617
    1-800-400-2761
    1-949-428-5800
  • Customer Service
    1-866-521-6995
    1-949-428-5804
  • HireRight Tulsa
    4500 S. 129th East Avenue
    Suite 200
    Tulsa, OK 74134-5885
    1-800-331-9175
  1. To request a copy of your DAC Report online:    Online DAC Report Request
  2. To File a dispute online: Report DAC Report Dispute

According to their website:

HireRight will conduct an investigation, free of charge, if you believe information in your report is incomplete or inaccurate.  Before filing a dispute, you need to possess a copy of your report that is no older than 60 days (in order to help ensure that you are disputing information currently maintained by HireRight).  The dispute reinvestigation process can take up to 30 days.

Information can also be found from our web page:   Everything you need to know about the truck driver dac report

Stop false DAC Reporting petition reaches 830 signatures . . . keep them coming!   Here are a few more DAC horror stories:

  • I too,  have been a victim of such a mess.  It was said that I abandoned a truck, but I did not.  I left the truck at the terminal that I picked up from when I first started working for them.  It is  still on my record.
  • I have fallen victim to this practice.  I have been out of work since July because of two false reports from companies I have worked for.   As to add insult to injury, one of them has gone as far as to stop my ability to draw unemployment.  Enough is enough.  This has to stop.  I have already contacted my congressman as to this travesty.  Something has to be done.
  • I worked for *******  for 10 years as a driver and a trainer. While driving through Bakersfield, CA about 10 years ago,  I was the victim of a hit-and-run accident. A pick-up truck came out of a bar parking lot and clipped my fender causing minimal damage. The driver then proceeded to leave the scene at a high rate of speed. I pulled over and immediately called 911 and a highway patrolman was dispatched to the location. He took the report and I then called my company and reported it to the safety department. A few years later I decided to sever employment with *******  and did everything that was expected…gave them 2 weeks notice, delivered my truck to their main terminal in Salt Lake City, cleaned the truck inside and out, and left on what I thought was good terms. I applied for a job with another company and they ran my D.A.C. report…it said that I was involved in a hit-and-run but neglected to mention that I was the victim.  It virtually took an act of Congress to resolve the issue to the satisfaction of the new company. As far as I know that entry is still on my DAC.
  • I have had false reports filed against me:  an in house on-yard accident which never occurred,   a truck abandonment which never occurred,   a refusal to run without hours, terminated -refusal to drive when interstate closed due to ice . . .these people must be stopped from doing this.

Fight back against the DAC . . . sign the petition . . . write your State Attorney General . . .

© 2009, Allen Smith. All rights reserved.

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By: Allen Smith

Allen Smith is a 37 year veteran who started at an early age in a household goods family moving business. He began driving straight trucks in 1977 and moved to the big rigs in 1982. His experience within the industry includes; owner operator, company driver, operations manager, and owner of a long distance HHG moving business, taking many of the long haul moves himself when needed. Allen Smith, a truck driver advocate who is driven by the desire to help others succeed within an industry where injustice, unrewarded sacrifice, and lack of respect and recognition exists. Allen and his wife Donna are hosts of Truth About Trucking ”Live” on Blog Talk Radio. Other websites include AskTheTrucker, TruckingSocialMedia, NorthAmericanTruckingALerts, TruthAboutTrucking, and many Social Media websites. In 2011 Allen and Donna hosted the first Truck Driver Social Media Convention, designed to create unity and solutions for the trucking industry. This is now being extended through the North American Trucking Alerts network as those within the industry join forces for the betterment of the industry. Allen strongly supports other industry advocates who are also stepping up to the plate to help those who share honesty, guidance and direction. He believes that all those involved in trucking need to be accountable for their part within the industry, including drivers, carriers, brokers, shippers, receivers, etc… The list of supporters and likeminded people grow daily, networking together and sharing thoughts and ideas for the betterment of trucking. He has coined the popular phrase "Raising the standards of the trucking industry"

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