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The Importance of Telematics in the Trucking Industry

September 4, 2017 11:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Transportation companies have many priorities when it comes to managing their fleet including road and driver safety, customer satisfaction, rising costs, and fleet maintenance, to name a few. This is why telematics is becoming increasingly important to the trucking industry and to the customers it serves.

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2017 Brings Higher Costs for Carriers

February 8, 2017 9:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Transportation costs are on the rise – and by a lot. Rising insurance premiums, higher maintenance costs, foreign exchange rates, inflation, tire prices, and industry mandates are all contributing to serious strategic discussions among carriers and private fleet owners on how to maintain a viable business.

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What I didn’t know about truck drivers.

September 29, 2016 10:10 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Truck drivers work hard – very hard. They assume risk and liability when getting behind the wheel every single day. They need to track their hours to ensure they are compliant with HOS regulations and ensure their trucks and trailers are properly inspected, even when it’s -40 °C outside.