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State-by-State APU Regulations

This week, we are reviewing a regulation that has had some recent attention. The Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) regulation was first introduced back in 2005 and gave carriers a 400lb weight exemption for their […]

The New $75,000 Freight Broker Bond Requirement

Starting on October 1, 2013 and as part of the MAP-21 law, all freight brokers will be required to obtain a $75,000 surety bond. Surety bonds are a guaranty, back by the surety’s financial […]