Making Safety a Priority
In 2012, Verst Group Logistics had zero Department of Transportation recordable accidents. In 2013, to prove the previous year wasn’t just a fluke, Verst only h...
Improving Your Trailer Appearance
Tips for vinyl signage and images, plus refurbishing trailers.
Wide, Heavy and High, Oh My
After traveling more than 124 million miles in space, the Space Shuttle Endeavour had one more 14.2-mile journey to make through the streets of Los Angeles to i...
Trailers: Save Pounds By Looking Down
As fleets everywhere work on cutting fuel expenses, one strategy is shedding pounds anywhere they can stand to lose them. “Most fleets that are fuel conscientio...
Controlling Business Costs, Part 2: Worker's Comp
One of the best ways to lower your worker's comp costs is by reducing the number of incidents. Being proactive about safety is a fleet's best defense against wo...
Controlling Business Costs, Part 1: Vehicle Insurance
When it comes to trimming the fat out of a fleet's budget, the largest focus tends to be on the largest costs on the balance sheet: fuel, equipment and drivers....
4 Trends in Liquid Tank Trailers
From federal regulations to spec’ing a new liquid tank trailer, there are many specific concerns for the liquid bulk tank truck industry.
Tips for Maintaining Trailer Floors
When it comes to maintaining your dry van hardwood or composite trailer floor, fleet maintenance managers should follow the Boy Scout motto: Be prepared.
Life in the Refrigerated Business
From a very young age, Ralph Moyle was drawn to trucking. So when given the chance, he didn’t let the lack of a driver’s license – or the fact that he was only ...
Biodiesel: A Drop-in Solution for Going Green
While natural gas has pushed its way to center stage in the alternative fuels discussion, the investment in equipment and infrastructure make it less than appea...