Driving Relationships with the Trucking Industry 

Great Truckers

The ONE20 ELD Offering: Is It Right for Your Business?

The ONE20 ELD Offering: Is It Right for Your Business? | The Road

With roughly five months to go until the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate is implemented, many carriers are in the process of choosing the right ELD for their business. In some cases, especially for small carriers and owner-operators, the cost of compliance could be relatively high.

Read More…

How and Why Carriers Avoid Double Brokering

How and Why Carriers Avoid Double Brokering | The Road

If a freight broker tenders a load to one carrier, and that carrier turns around and assigns the load to another carrier, that is called double brokering. Even if the first carrier has brokerage authority, it’s not okay to tender the load to another carrier without the original broker’s consent.
Read More…

New CSA Report Recommends Program Overhaul: What Happens Now?

When to Adopt New Carrier Technology and When to Wait | The Road

A widely anticipated report on the Compliance Safety and Accountability program (CSA) was released on June 27 by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). This report was required by Congress as part of the FAST Act signed by President Obama in December 2015. There had been growing evidence and criticism by carriers, shippers, and brokers that CSA data, and specifically Safety Measurement System (SMS) BASIC percentiles, were misleading and inaccurate when applied to individual carriers.
Read More…

- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

Key Carrier Spotlight: Cargo Transporters

Key Carrier Spotlight: Cargo Transporters | The Road

In May, you met one of our Key Carrier of the Year winners, Riteway Express. In this month’s Key Carrier Spotlight, we’d like to introduce you to Cargo Transporters, another award winner.
Read More…

New NTTC Chairman Weighs In on Tanker Truck Industry Trends

New NTTC Chairman Weighs In on Tanker Truck Industry Trends | The Road

We caught up with Lee Miller, new chairman of the National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) Association Board of Directors, at the organization’s annual conference earlier this month to discuss the organization’s goals and priorities and get his take on some current industry trends affecting tank carriers:
Read More…

- Chairman, National Tank Truck Carriers Association

Archives