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Five Must Have Trucking Technology Picks

Five Must Have Trucking Technology Picks The tech market is booming and is always coming out with great new products making life more convenient. Here are five  must have items you will want to get your hands on that are bringing the trucking industry into the future: Camera [...]

By |2019-09-23T08:42:08-05:00June 19th, 2019|Industry News|Comments Off on Five Must Have Trucking Technology Picks

What to Expect For Freight this Holiday Season

What to Expect For Holiday Freight This Season With one of the biggest holidays of the year fast approaching, freight volumes in certain regions are already starting to spike. Combine that with the current higher- load- to truck ratios, and this holiday season is shaping up to be fairly busy [...]

By |2019-09-20T15:35:21-05:00November 21st, 2018|Industry News|Comments Off on What to Expect For Freight this Holiday Season

5 Hurricane Safety Tips for Truckers

5 Hurricane Safety Tips for Truckers Hurricane season is here and it’s time to take the necessary steps to make sure your business is prepared and your safety plan is intact. Although storms and hurricanes cannot always be predictable, being prepared helps you protect your business the best [...]

By |2019-09-20T15:52:58-05:00October 24th, 2018|Industry News|Comments Off on 5 Hurricane Safety Tips for Truckers

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 |2019-09-20T16:35:36-05:00May 16th, 2018|Industry News|Comments Off on Fixing the Driver Shortage

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 |2019-09-20T16:36:29-05:00April 27th, 2018|Industry News|Comments Off on Hours of Service – Scourge of the Trucking Industry

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 |2019-09-20T16:40:51-05:00April 17th, 2018|Industry News|Comments Off on Top 5 Trucking Podcasts

Game Day Snacks – Brought to You by Truckers

Game Day Snacks Brought to You by Truckers In America “The Big Game” means football and food. According to the USDA, this unofficial holiday is the 2nd largest food day of the year, with Thanksgiving taking the crown. Thank a truck driver. This day would not be possible without [...]

By |2019-09-23T10:08:20-05:00February 2nd, 2018|Industry News, TAFS Culture|Comments Off on Game Day Snacks – Brought to You by Truckers

Driver Shortage Equals Driver Opportunities

Driver Shortage = Driver Opportunities Everyone in the trucking industry has heard of the driver shortage. The ATA predicts the shortage will grow by roughly 90,000 drivers a year. Translation: it’s a great time to be a truck driving entrepreneur. Truck Drivers are in High Demand Truck [...]

By |2019-09-23T10:24:50-05:00January 17th, 2018|Industry News, Trucking Business Tips|Comments Off on Driver Shortage Equals Driver Opportunities