A truck shortage is affecting the industry in many different ways. For one, it's costing more to get your goods delivered to you. With limited space, truckers are being forced to drive further distances to find what they need. This means the cost of gas is increasing, delivery times are getting longer, and there are fewer options for transportation companies. More organizations are having to spend time and money on logistics software that helps them see where their trucks are at all times. You might have heard about this problem in the news recently. It’s not just affecting the shipping industry, but it’s also taking a toll on your business. Here's how it could be affecting you and what you can do about it.
The prices for trucks and trailers are at all time high. Often the values are not recently updated on the insurance policies. Many truckers find after a claim they can't get enough money from the insurance company to buy a similar truck. Here is our what to do.
Top 10 Insurance Questions that we get from owner operators (part 2)
What type of insurance I need if I am an owner operator leased to a trucking company. Read more to find out what is the top 10 of the qustions we get from owner operators.(part 1)
We are reviewing the best new class 8 over long haul trucks for 2021. In this week's issue we are reviewing the 2021 Freightliner Cascadia Evolution with some optional features.