Walter Kutschal, CDS, CTP

Consulting Practice Manager

Walter has over 20 years of experience helping fleets improve safety and compliance. He uses his DOT regulatory knowledge to help clients manage risk, maintain regulatory compliance, and implement related best practices.

920-722-2848 ext. 4210 |

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Core Competencies

  • Alcohol and controlled substances
  • Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA)
  • DOT compliance assessments, safety audits and investigations
  • Driver qualification
  • Electronic logging devices (ELDs)
  • FMCSA regulatory compliance
  • Hours of service
  • Insurance loss control and risk mitigation
  • Policy, program and curriculum development
  • Risk management
  • Supervisor and driver training
  • Vehicle inspections


  • Certified Director of Safety, CDS (NATMI)
  • Certified Transportation Professional - (NPTC)

Professional Education/Experience

  • Consulting Practice Manager, J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.
  • National Safety Training and Compliance Manager, Brinks US
  • Senior Manager of DOT & Compliance, CVS Heath
  • Area Safety Manager, Republic Services

“Because every carrier has its own unique set of compliance challenges and goals, I offer customized support and regulatory assistance to help clients understand the complex and ever-changing regulations they face. The result is a specialized program that delivers the results that have a real-world impact.”