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How to Choose a Specialized Carrier
Landstar’s Vice President and Chief Safety & Operations Officer Joe Beacom answered a few questions about choosing a heavy/specialized carrier in the September issue of Inbound Logistics.
White Paper: Understanding Hazmat Transportation Management
To learn more about the intricacies of shipping hazardous materials, click here to read and download the Understanding Hazmat Transportation white paper.
How To Secure Capacity for Cross-Border Freight
Eric Meyer, Landstar Transportation Logistics executive vice president, operations, shared this advice about securing capacity for freight crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in the July issue of Inbound Logistics.
8 Tips For Outsourcing Your Transportation Management
If your company has items to ship but is having a hard time coordinating loads, it may be time to outsource to a 3PL. Follow these tips to find the best transportation provider to fulfill your supply chain demands.
4 Tips for Choosing a Hazmat Carrier
While shippers must determine for themselves best practices for selecting carriers to transport hazmat shipments, these four steps can aid the process of hiring a carrier to transport a hazmat shipment.
Industry Regulations New for 2018
The New Year rings in some new industry regulations to be aware of in 2018.
5 Ways to Get your Business Ready for ELDs
While the price of fuel may be out of your control, there are ways owner-operators can easily reduce fuel consumption.
ELD Ready? The Mandate Impacting the Supply Chain
By Dec.18 professional truck drivers who operate in North America will be required to log their hours of service (HOS) using an electronic logging device (ELD).
Knowing the Risks of Shipping Hazardous Materials
Because shippers, carriers and drivers all work together, it is important to know the risks to each if not compliant with the law.