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ELDs: What You Need to Know

ELDs: What You Need to Know | The Road

It appears at least one of the potential roadblocks to ELD implementation is now off the table. This week, the U.S. Supreme Court opted not to hear OOIDA’s lawsuit challenging the mandate that truck operators must use electronic logging devices to track hours of service beginning on December 18.

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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

How the ELD Mandate Will (and Won’t) Change the Marketplace

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Editor’s note: This post originally ran on Transportfolio. With this being an important industry topic, we wanted to share here on The Road.

The recent electronic logging device (ELD) mandate has brought up a lot of questions. A few weeks ago, we looked at providing some of the basic information about the mandate. Today I want to answer some of the more specific questions about how the mandate will influence the market—and how it won’t.
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

What Does ATRI’s New Trucking Survey Reveal about Insurance Costs?

TheRoad_InsuranceThe American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) released their annual Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking for 2015. Based on a compilation of survey results from motor carriers representing 54,833 tractors and trucks across multiple segments and fleet sizes, the survey results identified an 11% year over year increase in truck insurance premiums when normalized on a per-mile basis. While the study did not break out the increased costs by coverage line, there are a number of factors driving premium increases.

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