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April 23, 2015
Top States For Freight

Top 10 U.S. states for outbound freight.....

The top tens below are reflective of the Truckstop.com (formerly known as Internet Truckstop) average “paid rates” dataset. Though it contains by and large fewer loads than the “posted rates” set, Moscrip notes the paid averages are among verified rates paid to carriers and include no broker “offer” rates, as it were.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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April 13, 2015
Big Data Changes Insurance Game

Big data changing the owner-operator insurance game...

Simple formulas used in owner-operator insurance acquisition, such as driver health and age and number of out-of-service violations, soon could take a back seat to big data and more sophisticated algorithm-driven coverage and rates.

And that could mean better rates for safer operators and coverage for other operators who may have not been able to obtain it prior, says Mike Miller, Progressive Insurance’s director of commercial vehicles.

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March 30, 2015
TA/Petro Honors Truckers

TA/Petro honors five truckers by naming truck stops after them...

Five veteran truck drivers were honored March 27 by TA/Petro Stopping Centers not just for their exemplary driving careers, but also for their work in the communities in which they live and the trucking industry in general.

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