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ELD mandate? What is it? (Part 1)

ELD mandate? What is it? (Part 1)

Federal Transport regulations are changing big time! And when there’s change, there are always a couple of things to consider. To help you understand in simpler terms what’s new with the regulations in the transport industry, we’re going to break this down into parts.

What’s going on? What’s the ELD?

The electronic logging device is not fairly new, we’ve heard of similar devices before but this time, the ELD is the chosen one. In fact, we have heard about this back in the end of 2015. This device helps drivers keep tracking of the record of duty status (RODS) by measuring the hours of service (HOS).

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Maria Colombo June 15th, 2018

ELD mandate? What is it? (Part 1)

What Is An Open or Enclosed Car Carrier?

What Is An Open or Enclosed Car Carrier?

What are open and enclosed carriers, and which one do I need?

When shipping a car it is a key thing to consider. There are drawbacks and benefits to each method and you will need to look at these carefully before you make you decision. To make it easy to select the best carrier for your type of transport, we listed the pros and cons below:

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victoriaRuiz November 21st, 2017

What Is An Open or Enclosed Car Carrier?