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5 Hurricane Safety Tips for Truckers

5 Hurricane Safety Tips for Truckers With Tropical Storm Michael and Hurricane Leslie right on our heels, it’s time to take the necessary steps to make sure your business is prepared and your safety is intact. Although storms and hurricanes cannot always be predictable, being prepared helps you protect [...]

By |2018-10-24T14:36:32+00:00October 24th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

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 |2018-08-31T08:14:09+00:00May 16th, 2018|Industry News|2 Comments

Hours of Service – Scourge of the Trucking Industry

Scourge of the Trucking Industry Hours of Service The ELD Mandate is a source of contention within the trucking industry. As Phase 1 came to a close, industry segments petitioned the FMCSA for exemptions from the mandatory electronic logging device (ELD) installments.  Some achieved a 5-year victory; some won [...]

By |2018-08-31T08:14:09+00:00April 27th, 2018|Industry News|2 Comments

Top 5 Trucking Podcasts

Top 5 Trucking Podcasts They say the best things in life are free. Although that might not always be the case there IS one free resource you might be missing out on: Podcasts! Podcasts are a must-have staple for any truck driver on the road. On topics ranging from [...]

By |2018-04-18T09:30:32+00:00April 17th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

ELDs Protect Truck Drivers

ELDs Protect Truck Drivers Debunking ELD Myths The Hours of Service rules (HOS) came into existence in 1937 with the purpose of helping to prevent driver fatigue. Over the years, policies changed the distribution of the day’s drive time, but the core drive limits – 60/70 hours in 7/8 [...]

By |2018-08-31T08:14:56+00:00November 6th, 2017|Industry News, Trucking Business Tips|0 Comments