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Q&A: Bill Chamblee, Trucking Defense Attorney
Are you doing everything you can to prevent lawsuits?
By Deborah Lockridge
Earlier this year, attorney Bill Chamblee successfully defended FFE Transportation in a $3.5 million lawsuit after an accident between a company truck and a police car. We spoke with him about trends he's seeing in the realm of legal issues affecting motor carriers.
Carrier Streamlines Communication by Equipping Drivers with Tablets
Drivers at Land Air Express of New England keep in touch with home base and handle all the necessary paperwork through the use of tablets.
By Jim Beach
Drivers at Land Air Express of New England keep in touch with home base and handle all the necessary paperwork through the use of tablets.
121 Ways to Save Fuel
From the equipment you spec and maintain, to the fuel you buy, to driver training and incentives, you’ll find tips for nearly any type of fleet.
By HDT Staff
There’s hardly a fleet out there that wouldn’t like to save money on fuel costs. Maybe you’re not sure where to start. Maybe you feel like you’ve picked all the low-hanging fruit and you’re looking for new ideas. Here’s help. From the equipment you spec and maintain, to the fuel you buy, to driver training and incentives, you’ll find tips for nearly any type of fleet.
Commentary: Inside a Senate Roundtable on Highway Funding
By Tom Sanderson, CEO, Transplace
In late April, Tom Sanderson, CEO of the third-party logistics company Transplace, participated in a roundtable on Capitol Hill about highway funding. As we inch closer to the deadline and the Highway Trust Fund is heading into the red, he offers his impressions of that event.
Driver Ergonomics: Round Pegs and Oval Holes
Driver demographics are driving changes in cab designs.
By Jim Park
As well as being in short supply, trucking’s new recruits are also, shorter generally, and thinner, as well as less likely to want a truck to look and feel like a truck. The challenge for truck makers comes in designing truck cabs to fit an expanding body-size profile, while making the driving environment appealing to people who have different expectations about trucks – all without alienating the existing driver population.

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ALK Releases Enhanced Version of ALK Maps ALK Technologies has released version 1.2 of its ALK Maps interactive visualization platform.
Rand McNally Announces TrueTrack for Fleet Managers Rand McNally has released the TrueTrack service, a web-based solution for improving driver safety, enhancing customer service and reducing fuel usage.
Canter FE130 Now Available in Lightweight Dry Van Body Mitsubishi Fuso announced that the 2015 Canter FE130 is now available with a new lightweight dry van body.
Remote Panels Enable Easy Access to Reefer Controls Carrier Transicold now has APX remote panels that can be mounted in easily accessible locations to control transport refrigeration units.
Omnitracs Releases App for Tracking Drivers Omnitracs has released a new mobile workforce app for tracking the activities and location of workers on the job.

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