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Fleet Management, Equipment, Compliance

Understanding Rear Impact Guards

Rear impact guards are an important safety feature on any trailer. In this post we will share their history and current regulations to keep in mind.   [...]

Fleet Management, Compliance

How to Partner With Your Boss on Fleet Management Needs

If you want to get more support, more funds, or more resources from your organization, chances are, you’ll need to partner up with your boss. Often, [...]

Fleet Management

Planning Trailer Fleets for Peak Season

By contributing author Charlie Willmott, Principal, WillGo Transportation Consulting, LLC What trucker enjoys turning down customer loads in peak [...]

Fleet Management

Trailers as Assets: Rent? Lease? Own?

What’s the best strategy to manage your fleet? [...]

Fleet Management

Rightsizing Your Trailer Fleet During Uncertain Times

By Bill von Kessel, Vice President & General Manager at Premier Trailer Leasing     Truckers know that no day is the same as yesterday, and [...]

Fleet Management

Creating a Great Company Culture

Applying Lessons from the Pandemic and the Great Resignation By Navolia Bryant   There’s one clear 2020 lesson for businesses: talent acquisition and [...]

Fleet Management

To Meet Future Trailer Demand, Plan Ahead or Get Left Behind

With demand for equipment high and expected to remain high, now is the time to plan for your future trailer needs.   [...]

Fleet Management

6 Ways to Attract and Retain Drivers

Dealing with the driver shortage requires a new approach. Will the driver shortage ever end?   The number of truck drivers is at an all-time high. [...]

Fleet Management

3 Ways to Cope with Roller Coaster Market Conditions

In uncertain, shifting market conditions, predicting shifting consumer demand or the next move in international trade may be impossible, but there [...]