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    Temperature Claims 101 – Everything you Need to Know About Pulp Temperatures

Temperature Claims 101 – Everything you Need to Know About Pulp Temperatures

As we went into some detail in last week’s post, there are many factors that come into play when temperature claims arise in the transportation industry. Some key tools and pieces of information that […]

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    Temperature Claims 101 – The Three Key Things Drivers Need to Know about Portable Temperature Recorders

Temperature Claims 101 – The Three Key Things Drivers Need to Know about Portable Temperature Recorders

There are many areas that come into play when a claim arises. For produce loads, many claims are related to temperature management before and during transit. Some key tools and pieces of information that […]

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    Attention Carriers: Upcoming CARB deadlines for the end of 2017 & Start of 2018

Attention Carriers: Upcoming CARB deadlines for the end of 2017 & Start of 2018

It’s that time of year again, time to start getting ready for upcoming CARB (California Air Resources Board) Regulations deadlines. There are three important deadlines for drivers of commercial vehicles to be aware of: […]

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    How To Pick The Best ELD Device that Won’t Break Your Bank Account

How To Pick The Best ELD Device that Won’t Break Your Bank Account

Finding the right ELD device compliance solution for you and your business can be tricky. The range of model types, prices, subscription packages and installation requirements can make the choice overwhelming for a carrier. […]

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    Are You Ready for Winter Driving? The Chain Requirements and Winter Driving Checklist Drivers Need to Know

Are You Ready for Winter Driving? The Chain Requirements and Winter Driving Checklist Drivers Need to Know

Winter is on its way in the Pacific Northwest! As we head into the winter months, drivers need to make sure they are ready for the difficult driving conditions, particularly on the mountain passes. […]

The Load Securement Best Practices Drivers Need to Follow

Drivers need to make sure they are carrying a safe load. Improperly positioned freight can result loss of life, damage to vehicle, a crash, issuance of citations/fines to driver/carrier company, and out of service […]

How Drivers Can Prepare for their DOT Medical Exam

In the trucking industry, all DOT medical examinations must be performed by a medical professional listed in the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (CME).  Any commercial driver with an expired medical certificate must […]

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    What Drivers Need to Know About HOS Regulations Ahead of the Upcoming ELD Mandate

What Drivers Need to Know About HOS Regulations Ahead of the Upcoming ELD Mandate

Hours of Service Regulations have been around in some form since 1938. Presently, they have not changed since 2015 with the suspension of the new requirements around the 34-hour restart. We are now less […]

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    Attention Carriers: Brake Safety Day is happening Next Week. Get the details you need to know for Sept 7

Attention Carriers: Brake Safety Day is happening Next Week. Get the details you need to know for Sept 7

On September 7, 2017, CMV inspectors will be out across North America conducting brake system inspections as part of the CVSA’s Operation Air Brake Safety Day. It is a partnership with the FMCSA and […]

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    ELD Mandate: Updates, Violation Information and Device Introduction Pricing & Reviews Drivers Need to Know

ELD Mandate: Updates, Violation Information and Device Introduction Pricing & Reviews Drivers Need to Know

We are back with another update on the ELD regulation; this topic is once again creating a lot of chatter in the industry with the recent news of a Bill to Senate that was […]