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Freight market normalizes after tumultuous
Freight market normalizes after tumultuous

This week’s chart is a “seasonality” chart representing 3 years of the same data set overlaid on the same axes.  Each line represents the same trailing twelve-month period for the past three years of the national DAT Van Freight Rate Index, which represents the average U.S. dry van base freight...

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Insurers get behind in-cab video systems, even if drivers don’t always want to
Insurers get behind in-cab video systems, even if drivers don’t always want to

But the vision for truck video systems goes beyond one-time accident claims to creating more efficient, less risky fleets. (This article has been amended to reflect that KeepTruckin’s camera product has been available since June and that Progressive offers savings for sharing KeepTruckin’s ELD...

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Draining Your Air Tanks in Heavy Trucks to Prevent Freezing
Draining Your Air Tanks in Heavy Trucks to Prevent Freezing

The Importance of Draining Your Air Tanks in Heavy Trucks to Prevent Freezing There is certainly a lot that goes into ‘winterizing’ your heavy trucks in order to keep them in top working order during the cold months. Draining your air tanks is a very important part of truck maintenance because...

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