Cumplimiento De Las Normas De Envíos En La Frontera De Estados Unidos Y México

Si es una empresa de transporte comercial con sede en los Estados Unidos que transporta carga transfronteriza a México, es muy importante que entienda las consideraciones de seguro del envío transfronterizo, así como el cumplimiento de la legislación internacional. Este artículo no es una lista completa de requisitos legales y de seguro para enviar carga […]

Understanding United States & Mexico Border Shipping Compliance

If you are a commercial trucking company based in the United States that hauls cross-border freight to Mexico, it is important that you understand the insurance considerations of cross-border shipping as well as compliance with international law. This article is not an exhaustive or complete list of the legal and insurance requirements to ship freight […]

Why Last-Mile Insurance Is Necessary For Safety Compliance

It’s safe to say that the way we shop has changed for good. The 2020 pandemic hastened the trend toward online shopping and the sound and sight of trundling delivery vehicles is now a nearly hourly feature of many neighborhoods. Today’s shoppers demand speed and convenience above all else, which has caused most major retailers […]

Understanding Assembly Bill 5 for California Trucking Companies & Drivers

Some say that the “road to hell is paved with good intentions.” The California Trucking Association says that “gasoline has been poured on the fire that is our ongoing supply chain crisis,” following a decision by the United States Supreme Court to deny challenging California’s Assembly Bill 5 (AB 5) law. This article provides an […]

Understanding Dairy Transportation Risks And Trucking Insurance

Dairy is an important aspect of nutrition for many Americans who consume butter, cheese, and milk on a daily basis. Dairy transporters need agricultural trucking insurance coverage to mitigate the risks of loss, theft, or damage that are unique to hauling livestock and animal byproducts.  Note: This article is for informational purposes and is not […]

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Insurance – What You Need To Know

For older individuals and those who have certain disabilities, arranging to get to doctor’s appointments or medical treatments can get tricky. Since they are unable to drive themselves or use public transportation, they depend on family members or caregivers to shuttle them back and forth. Much of the time, schedule conflicts get in the way […]

The Next Generation of Truck Drivers

While the supply chain crunch has disappeared from the news, its effects continue to wreak havoc across the country. Empty shelves, rising prices for goods across the board and billions in lost profits due to shipping delays and material shortages are hitting consumers and companies alike, culminating in a strange and precarious economic environment where […]

International Trucking Requirements To Operate Between Mexico And The United States

In 1994, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) opened up trade across the continent, between Canada, The United States, and Mexico. Commercial trucking companies have seized growth opportunities ever since, expanding their businesses cross-border. Many motor carriers transport goods far beyond the border to their final destination. There are many differences between the United […]

Intermodal Container Transit and UIIA Insurance Compliance

In the early stages of the cargo shipment industry, transportation was mostly used to ship finished goods for export from one country to another. Over time, advancements in computing and the standardization of shipping containers allowed companies to also use cargo shipping to source components from around the world, allowing manufacturers to lower their shipping […]

Dash Cameras, Truck Driver Safety, And You

Dashboard cameras (dash cams, for short) are an incredibly versatile tool that has just begun to be widely adopted in the trucking industry. The cameras aren’t just effective at providing a crucial line of sight for trucks reversing out of a tight spot, they can provide drivers and fleet operators with a level of protection […]