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Emerging Issues in the Trucking Industry

The key to staying afloat and making the best out of any situation is to stay informed and educated about the state of the trucking industry today.  As a transportation solutions company, we want to ensure we stay up to date on any trends and emerging issues within the trucking industry in order to tackle […]

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Trucking Industry Concerns of 2022 (Part 2) 

(For a review of the top 5 concerns, visit our previous blog post) Continuing with our review of top industry concerns for 2022, as identified by ATRI’s report, let’s dive into the issues that made it to the bottom of the top 10. It’s important to remember the issues listed below have been ranked as […]

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Top 5 Trucking Industry Concerns of 2022

As the end of the year approaches, let’s take a look at some of the most pressing issues that affect the trucking industry today. Every year, the American Transportation Research Institute releases the top 10 concerns in the trucking industry, as determined by the members of the trucking community at large, from owner-operators, to motor […]

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Industry Concerns Part 2

Previously, we covered some of the top concerns within the trucking industry for 2021. It’s crucial to be aware of these issues so that you can take actions to reduce or eliminate the effects that result from these concerns affecting the industry. But, it’s also important to stay alert and keep a watchful eye on […]

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Industry Concerns Part 1

Anyone working in trucking knows that there are quite a few growing concerns within the industry. However, as these concerns have multiplied in just the past few years, it can be hard to keep track of everything that’s going on. That’s why today, we are going to be covering today’s top concerns within the trucking […]

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7 BASICS 

It may seem repetitive to talk about safety, but it’s a central issue when we talk about the trucking industry. The issue of Safety Compliance is particularly relevant to every carrier’s operation due to the impact a bad rating or a high CSA score can have on their bottom line.  Because of how this can […]

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Review of DOT’s Safety Ratings

Learning to navigate the FMCSA’s regulations and DOT safety ratings is a constant in the trucking industry. For both carriers and drivers, becoming familiar with the different categories of safety ratings and their implications for their operations is central to having a successful business and avoiding suffering the harsh consequences of a negative score. What […]

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Dealing with Truck Driver Burnout

If anyone knows a thing or two about a job with a demanding schedule, it’s a trucker. But even with the long distances and hours, it’s easy to get lost in all of it. Before you know it, you can find yourself taking up every single job opportunity, being on the road for weeks at […]

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In Case of an Accident

Accidents are in every driver and carrier’s mind. Drivers want to prevent accidents at all costs to avoid any repercussions on their licenses, job status, and paycheck.  For carriers, the same is true; they want their drivers to complete their routes safely and successfully. However, preventing accidents is not the driver’s sole responsibility but those […]

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Understanding 2290’s

The lives of owner-operators, drivers, and carriers are filled with forms, deadlines, and equally important: taxes. On one hand, fuel taxes are always in a carrier and driver’s line of sight, as they need to be filed 4 times a year. However, those are not the only taxes that a trucker needs to pay attention […]

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