Don’t DataQ Your Way to Safety: Engage These 6 Best Practices Instead

September 30th, 2022 by Channing Puls
Being proactive when it comes to safety will help keep FMCSA scores at bay. But, when you need to challenge a violation with a DataQ, it’s crucial for motor carriers to keep these best practices in mind. DataQs are widely used to lower safety scores. But disputing safety violations as a key technique to keeping…
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How to Protect Yourself Against Cargo Claims

September 19th, 2022 by Mike Murtaugh
Cargo claims require diligence in documentation for motor carriers to reduce their liability. Understanding coverage nuances including common exclusions are critical as well.  The global financial impact of cargo loss exceeds $50 billion annually.  That makes every load that leaves a dock unchecked and arrives on the receiving end unverified susceptible to a loss. While…
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8 Trip Planning Tips for Truck Drivers

September 6th, 2022 by Channing Puls
Motor carrier drivers who hit the road without any forethought as to how they are going to reach their destination can face unexpected roadblocks even on familiar routes. Taking a non-strategic approach to travel may result in late deliveries, spoiled goods, accidents and unnecessary insurance claims. Planning your available routes means you’ll have the most…
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