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3 Secrets to Successfully Executing Over Dimensional Flatbed Loads

3 Secrets to Successfully Executing Over Dimensional Flatbed Loads

Flatbed

Over dimensional flatbed trucking is certainly a niche business. It can take years to learn the intricacies involved when transporting this type of freight. During the next few months we will see a surge in our business, with many more over dimensional loads on the road. I’ve been in the flatbed business for 15 years; when it comes to over dimensional flatbed loads, there are a three tricks I keep top of mind every day.
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- President, East Mountain Transport, Inc

Separating Home and Work: One Transportation Professional’s Approach

Transportation Professional’s Perspective: 3 Ways to Keep Your Home and Work Life Separate

transportation work and home

Transportation operations can be stressful and intense. Unfortunately, we all know that it’s a job that does not always end when we leave the office. Sometimes there are issues that follow us home because they require additional follow through at night or on weekends. Sometimes we head home thinking everything is wrapped up tight and a cell phone call disrupts a perfectly quiet night with your family. The question is, how do we manage these times without letting it affect our families?
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- Vice President Operations, Van Wyk

Five Questions to Ask Yourself when Shopping for an Electronic Logging Device

Five Questions to Ask Yourself when Shopping for an Electronic Logging Device

Omnitracs ELD

With the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate looming, interest in ELDs has never been higher. If your fleet isn’t currently equipped with them, the odds are that you have already started to look around for information about them so you can be prepared when the ELD mandate comes. With that in mind, here are the top five questions you should ask yourself before moving forward.
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- Marketing Channel Manager, Omnitracs