Tips to Prepare for a Safety Audit of Your Trucking Company Pandemic or no pandemic, safety audits are still being conducted by the FMCSA. Of course, you want your trucking company’s safety audit to proceed with no hiccups. In a September 14th, 2020 article in Heavy Duty Trucking, Mr. Dave Osiecki, former DOT safety investigator [...]
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We at Intermountain Trailer want to express a heartfelt thanks to the professional truck drivers across the United States. We know the struggles and hardships a life in trucking can bring, but each truck driver is vital to our livelihoods and our country’s economy. For those that are less familiar with how hard-working truck […]
With the arrival of COVID-19, we saw the rapid shutdown of businesses. This has caused our economy to go into recession. During past recessions, many workers in other industries who’d been laid off, made the decision to begin a career as a truck driver. Is the same thing going to happen during this recession? Learn [...]
The shutdowns related to the pandemic have had a big effect on the trucking industry. Fortunately, a recent comparison of the spot rate national average recorded in March 2020 and June 2020 revealed encouraging improvements. Take a closer look at these significant changes. Flatbeds Flatbed carriers have an important connection with the manufacturing, construction, and [...]
Intermountain Trailer aims to provide the best choices when it comes to semi-trailers you might need – including flatbeds. In case you didn’t already know, flatbed trailers are a flat trailer without any sides. It is used to carry large objects and abnormal loads such as machinery or heavy equipment. This type of transporting trailer [...]
The trucking industry was economically deregulated in 1980. Since then, the rate and the number of fatal truck crashes have both declined drastically. The total number of fatal crashes involving large trucks declined 32%. Fatal crashes per 100 million miles involving large trucks dropped 74%. Trucks now have an overall crash rate that is 29% [...]
Whether you have dozens of semi trailers in your fleet or just a few, it’s important to set a regular routine of semi trailer preventative maintenance. This type of maintenance can reveal minor issues allowing you to avoid costly trailer repair work in the future. Discover five techniques that can help you keep your semi [...]
Mexico’s government announced in late January that it has acquired hundreds of tanker trailers to alleviate fuel shortages and combat pipeline sabotage. Six hundred seventy-one tanker trucks and trailers, the equivalent of 140,000 barrels per day, were purchased at a cost of $92 million. The purchases are aimed at guaranteeing gasoline and diesel supplies are [...]
Road transportation for manufacturing, automotive, construction, energy, and agriculture is not only not going away anytime soon, it is vastly increasing in demand. The road freight transportation market in North America alone, is expected to grow at a steady rate of 4% each year for the next 4 years at least. According to ResearchAndMarkets.com, “The [...]
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