Month: October 2019

Freight Recession? What You Should Know:

If you stay up-to-date with the latest in the trucking industry, you may have heard some hubbub over a potential freight recession. But is it something that you should really be worried about, as either a driver or a trucking company? Well, the first thing to note is that there’s really no clear answer on whether there actually is a freight recession. “There’s lots of argument about whether there’s actually a recession, whether we’re headed into one, or whether we’ve worked our way out of it…


Making Sense of the CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse

When new regulations and guidelines are introduced into your work, like the new CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse, it can feel overwhelming and full of uncertainty. That’s why we’re taking a few minutes today to break down the answers to some commonly asked questions about the Clearinghouse and what it means for drivers and trucking companies. Q: How is the CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse different than what’s already in place? A: Let’s answer this in two parts. First, the actual rule…