TORONTO, Ont. -- The economic pendulum has swung when it comes to setting trucking rates. Carriers are giving up some of the gains secured last year, particularly in the spot market. But other factors will continue to place pressure on rates in the year to come. Here were some of the related insights shared during the Surface Transportation Summit's presentation...
TORONTO, Ont. -- Mirrors, despite their shortcomings, have been with us since the beginning, and asking drivers to switch to a new technology is going to pose its own set of challenges. If Jim Park's experience with the Stoneridge MirrorEye Camera Monitor System is any indication, the learning curves will not be as steep as some may think.
TORONTO, Ont. -- Transport management systems (TMS) sort vehicle telematics data and offer it up in a fashion that's readable and useable by its human masters. The benefits are not limited to mega fleets, either.
TORONTO, Ont. -- Those who believe that electronic logging devices (ELDs) are productivity killers have yet to exploit the technology’s full potential. When combined with a transportation management system, the devices can provide valuable insights and planning possibilities.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Fleets are more vulnerable to cybersecurity threats than ever before. Here are six things you can do to protect your operation from hackers.
by Jim Park
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John G. Smith
Alan S. Cofman
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