EPA Seeks Comment for Cleaner Trucks Initiative Original post link MARSHALL, Va. — Federal environmental regulators on Jan. 6 announced a call for public input to assist with the development of new guidance for emissions standards targeting commercial vehicles. At a livestock exchange in the western part of Virginia, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew […]

California Passes Bill That May Affect Independent Contractor Status for Truckers Link to Article California lawmakers have passed a bill that codifies into law a 2018 state Supreme Court decision that makes it easier for independent contractors to become reclassified as employees of motor carriers. Assembly Bill 5, passed along party lines by the state […]

What Is a Transportation Management System & 6 Ways a TMS Optimizes Shippers? Supply chain management is a complex, ever-changing process. The actions of yesterday do not necessarily reflect the best practices of tomorrow. Amazon and Walmart continue to encroach on small businesses, and the ability to gain insight into freight spend has never been […]

Brief History of the Brokers The transportation industry has changed drastically since the Interstate Commerce Commission “ICC Termination Act of 1995” which deregulated the trucking and the transportation industry.  Prior to 1980 there was only one authorized broker operating in the United States, but after 1995, there have been thousands of Property Brokers authorized to […]

7 Required Elements of an Enforceable Contract By: Bernadette A. Safrath A contract is a legal document between two parties. In order to be enforceable, the contract must contain seven elements. While more specific requirements may differ by state, the basics of contract law require that these seven elements exist regardless of where the contract […]

Mexican and Canadian Freight The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issues “Property Broker License” to cover both interstate and foreign commerce, which includes imported and exported cargo, via steamship, Mexican and Canadian freight.  This authority covers freight once it comes across the border and is transloaded at United States (US) ports, and processed through […]

0
0
image
https://www.etruckbook.com/wp-content/themes/imperio/
https://www.etruckbook.com/
#FF0000
style2
paged
Loading posts...
/home/etruckbookupdate/public_html/
#
off
none
loading
#
Sort Gallery
on
off
off
off

X
Skip to toolbar