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carrier Management Software

How to choose the Best Carrier Manager?

Carrier Manager The carrier Manager uses software called carrier Management Software that allows trucking and logistics companies to manage their business operations. It includes features such as dispatch, tracking, accounting, and billing. Carrier Manager is software that helps trucking and logistics management companies to optimize their operations and improve efficiency. It is typically used by …

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Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication System

Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Systems May Be in Your Future

In an effort to increase safety on America’s highways, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently announced that it is proposing a mandate that would require passenger vehicles and trucks to include vehicle-to-vehicle communications technology in the future. This technology would be used to allow drivers of both types of vehicles to be warned of potential hazards on …

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ATRI Survey Suggests Hours of Service Rules Hurting Carriers and Drivers

A recent study by the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) indicates that trucking companies and truck drivers agree on one thing…..the new Hour of Service (HOS) regulations introduced in July of this year have hurt both parties Drivers have less “off-peak” flexibility Motor Carriers overwhelmingly (over 80%) say that they have had productivity losses since the rules …

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Mobile Technology Lead to Distracted Driving

Don’t Let Mobile Technology Lead to Distracted Driving

There’s no doubt that mobile technology has benefited millions of people across the country, including many truckers, owners, and trucking company staff members. Mobile technology allows truckers to receive scheduling updates, dispatchers to efficiently plan routes, and owners to keep up with the location of their fleet. Unfortunately, mobile technology also leads to distracted driving when used …

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Fleet More Profitable

Can Technology Make Your Fleet More Profitable?

When it comes to business, everyone is trying to find ways to spend less while generating more revenue, and fleet owners are no different. Unfortunately, many fleet owners have refused to fully embrace technology, and this often ends up hurting them rather than making their fleet more profitable. Fear of Technology? One of the main reasons for …

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Hidden cost

Hidden Consequences May Cause You to Rethink Installing a Fuel Tank

  One of the biggest decisions trucking companies face these days is whether or not to install a fuel tank in the yard instead of obtaining fuel from outside sources. What’s important to factor in when deciding between these two options is how you plan to account for the fuel being used. In most cases, obtaining fuel …

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Changes Management System

Changes Ahead for Safety Management System’s Website

As a tool that provides the public with safety and compliance information regarding individual drivers and carriers, the Safety Management System (SMS) has been a benefit in that it offers a wealth of data for interested parties. Through the SMS, drivers are able to access crash reports and inspection histories for pre-employment screening purposes and carriers can …

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