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    Don’t Be a Victim of Financial Scammers! 8 Financial Fraud Prevention Tips You Need to Know


The transportation industry has seen an uptick in fraud
cases and specifically, financial scamming cases. It’s typical for this time of
year; the time between Memorial Day and the Fourth of July is prime time for
scammers […]


In the middle of May, the Federal Motor Carrier Association
published a final rule for changes to the Hours of Service Regulations. These changes
promise to offer more flexibility for drivers. The final rule includes 4
changes […]

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    3 Simple Maintenance Tips to Keep High-Mileage Trucks on the Road


It is well known
that for commercial refrigerated transport companies, including owner-operators,
truck maintenance can be at times taxing. We understand that all jobs, as well
as short journeys, seem to be nonstop. In fact, there isn’t […]


Dispatching is the most important first step in the hauling
process. For refrigerated transportation, there are many elements that need to
be communicated to the driver to ensure that the load will be transported
successfully. With so […]

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    It’s Mental Health Week & UWT Has Some Tunes to Get You in a Good Mood


This week is Mental Health Week. Mental wellness is an
important factor for every one of us nurture and be mindful of – if we don’t take
care of our own mental health, it becomes very […]

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    Back to Basics: 5 Carrier Tips for the Current Freight Market


The freight transportation market is in a state of disarray.
Many economists are predicting that the 2nd Quarter of 2020 will be
the worst in US history, and the transportation industry reacts with a quarter
lag to […]


There were many updates to the trucking industry in the
previous week. Some are continuations of regulatory changes, some were related
to operating expenses, and some were updates regarding drivers’ access to
protective equipment. In this article, […]


**Attention Carriers: Food Trucks are here to help & so is UWT! Book a load through the UWT app and get an extra $10 for lunch!!!**

The U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) issued a notice […]

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    FAQ: All You Need to Know About the UWT Carrier App and What it Can Do for You


The UWT Carrier App has been active for over a year! We trust
users are happy with their app experience so far and we look forward to getting
more carriers on board. With that in mind, […]

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    Driver Amenities: Where to Eat, Clean & Rest When Driving in the Time of COVID-19


There have been several news reports in the last week on the
topic of driver amenities, more specifically, the lack of driver amenities available
during the COVID-19 pandemic. Small amenities that made driving for hours at […]