Legal Landmines in the Trucking Industry: Are You Protected?

Legal Landmines in the Trucking Industry: Are You Protected?

The transportation industry involves a high degree of risk.  It only takes one major accident to put a trucking company’s future in jeopardy.  Are you prepared to defend your company if you find yourself in court?  You should take proactive steps to prepare long before setting foot in a courtroom – or it can mean financial ruin for your company.

Read More

Truck Drivers, We Salute You

Truck Drivers, We Salute You

This week is National Truck Driver Appreciation Week.  Most people don’t often take the time to think about what professional drivers do for all of us.  If they give a thought to truck drivers at all, it’s probably due to the occasional inconvenience of a truck going slower than they'd like or a truck making a right turn and swinging into “their” lane of traffic. 

Read More

Myth-busting Needed Around CSA

Myth-busting Needed Around CSA

Do your drivers really fully understand how CSA works?  It is a pretty good bet they have heard some of the myths perpetuated by truck stop lawyers.  These are some of the common misconceptions about the regulations, according to an August 2011 report from the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI):

Read More