Our prior article discussed getting into the trucking business. This article we are going to discuss the haul and financing your equipment.
When Charlona Moore (not her last name then) was just out of trucking school and working with a trainer, she met Bobby Moore in a terminal where she was waiting for a trailer and he was waiting for a load.
Everyone involved with interstate trucking has a vested interest in the federal Comprehensive Safety Analysis 2010 (CSA 2010 2010) safety behavior program that should be implemented nationwide by the end of 2010. The new program builds upon the success of the SafeStat system that tracked out-of-service violations.
I don’t blog, and I don’t religiously follow any blogs. But I do have a few trucking and transportation pages bookmarked, for those times when I’m pretending to be busy at my desk but don’t feel like doing real work. Journalists call surfing the Web ‘research.’
Recently, having found myself in a place at work where I could spend some time educating myself about what’s happening in the industry, I watched video provided by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration of the Hours of Service listening session at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., in March.