About Kimberly Pavel

Kimberly is the Online Marketing Coordinator for TransAm Trucking and its subsidiaries.

How to Handle a Freight Claim

How to Handle A Freight Claim Freight claims are an unpleasant reality in the trucking industry. From improperly loaded freight to accidents, there are several reasons why a consignee may come after you to reclaim their cargo’s monetary loss. Prepare yourself for this eventuality and know your rights. [...]

By | 2018-04-18T15:17:10+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Trucking Business Tips|0 Comments

Port Hauling and the TWIC Card

Port Hauling and the TWIC Card A large portion of America’s imported and exported goods move through maritime ports. Whether the cargo is coming or going, it falls on truck drivers to get freight where it needs to go. However, ports have very strict security. The Transportation Security Administration [...]

By | 2018-02-26T10:57:41+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Trucking Business Tips|0 Comments

Tips for Finding Freight on a Load Board

Tips for Finding Freight on a Load Board Load boards are a versatile tool. You can advertise your truck’s availability to brokers or search for suitable loads yourself. However, a load board’s most important quality is its insight into current trucking/lane market trends. Knowing how to read a load [...]