About Kimberly Pavel

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

Fixing the Driver Shortage

How Would You Fix The Driver Shortage Complaints about the driver shortage sound like a broken record. As e-commerce demands increase and the current driver force nears retirement, questions about the shortage’s economic impact are becoming more frequent. At the moment, only the trucking industry feels the effects.  Freight [...]

By | 2018-05-16T15:53:35+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

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