Delivering customer satisfaction by improving our members’ operational performance
The Auto Haulers Association of America will achieve the above motto for its members through special subject meetings, real time sharing of experiences at a departmental level, developing best practices, pushing relevant information to the members, working closely with key vendors to ensure their products meet our unique needs, and identifying tool sets for managing our businesses appropriate for the size of the member’s business. This will result in the delivery of improved quality and satisfaction to our customers. We will leave the lobbying to the lobbyists but we will be strong advocates for our members whether it’s with suppliers, development of special programs, or other associations.
Trucking rallies behind Congressional action to suspend HOS restart provisions
Several trucking industry groups offered their support over the weekend for a provision that would, if included in a looming bill in Congress, suspend two key provisions of hours-of-service rules for truck drivers, along with requiring FMCSA to provide more scientific justification for the restart provisions.
Volvo and Mack open Uptime support center to help fleets avoid downtime
Downtime is a killer for fleets, with very real bottom line consequences. Customer support specialists for Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America calculate that a commercial vehicle downtime event today can cost a fleet as much as $2,000 a day. Obviously, mitigating or even avoiding costly downtime events is a high priority for fleets and the
34-hour restart changes: House passes spending bill; eyes on Senate
The suspension of parts of the 2013 hours-of-service rule moved a step closer to fruition Thursday evening, as the U.S. House cleared the spending bill that includes language to halt enforcement of some HOS provisionsat least until September of next year.
Congressional spending bill would suspend some hours-of-service provisions, require FMCSA to further study rules’ impacts
Update, 12/11: Though certain elements of the 1,600-page omnibus spending bill have caused members of Congress on both sides of the political aisle to voice their disapproval of the bill’s passage, the bill is still expected to clear both chambers of Congress this week. However, some reports have indicated Congress is preparing a stopgap measure to avoid a governm
No longer bound: 3 ways fleets can get past the limits of EDI
Electronic data interchange (EDI) was in its infancy when Ken Weinberg co-founded Carrier Logistics, Inc. (CLI), in 1972. The concept sounded promising to the young entrepreneur who developed a dispatch, accounting and freight management system for less-than-truckload carriers named FACTS.
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