Time Zone Difference


The worst thing in the world, not just in business is the in-consideration of calling businesses, and homes without taking into account the timezone you are calling into.

Of a time difference, i.e. calling From Central at 8:00 to Pacific at 6:00, it’s a two a (2) hour difference.  When calling back east from Pacific at 8:00 there is a three (3) hours difference. Know the difference so that you can always be on time.

Image result for time zone differenceIn communicating with brokers, shippers, or other carriers under the United States-Mexico, and Canada (USMCA) Agreement on-time delivery and safety are critical. Determining your Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA) keeps everybody synchronized, time-wise.  Electron Log Devices are a part of safety compliance requirements, but most of all keeps track of all of the time between pick-up and delivery.  Visit www.TFSMall.com for more insight on the Magellan ELD, and save.

Generally businesses that open at 8:00 a.m. and close at 4:00 p.m. have an answering service to receive, and contact them out of office hours or someone on-call if a 911 should arise.

Before you begin calling, texting, or e-mailing go to the www.TFSMall.com for your Transportation Directory.  Join www.eTruckBook.com and be part of  the the best business platform in the industry.

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