Making Safety a Priority
May 1, 2014
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...
Improving Your Trailer Appearance
April 15, 2014
Tips for vinyl signage and images, plus refurbishing trailers.
Wide, Heavy and High, Oh My
February 28, 2014
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...
Trailers: Save Pounds By Looking Down
February 5, 2014
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...
Controlling Business Costs, Part 2: Worker's Comp
December 10, 2013
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...
Controlling Business Costs, Part 1: Vehicle Insurance
December 9, 2013
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...
4 Trends in Liquid Tank Trailers
November 26, 2013
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
October 14, 2013
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
October 7, 2013
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...
Biodiesel: A Drop-in Solution for Going Green
October 3, 2013
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...