FAST Act 2015 and CSA Scores, what’s next?

FAST Act 2015 and CSA Scores The new Federal highway bill (FAST Act 2015) has temporarily required the FMCSA to stop sharing CSA scores with the public. It is important to note the following: CSA Scores – The CSA BASICs system is merely a scoring system based on evaluation of data such as inspection and violation history.  According to the FAST Act, the removal of CSA Scores from public view […]

 

TIA Advantage Program

TIA Advantage Program adds PostEverywhere® and SaferWatch™   On August 18, 2015 the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA)  announced their two newest additions to the TIA Advantage Program — Grizella’s PostEverywhere® and SaferWatch™. Both additions come with new sets of benefits and discounts available only to TIA members.   “We are proud to be part of the TIA Advantage Program and will continue to support all TIA efforts and initiatives to […]

 

Freight Management Systems and PostEverywhere form a Successful Partnership

Freight Management Systems (Partner Spotlight) The 2015 TIA conference was full of great information, lot’s of excitement, and even some overdue reunions. It was a pleasant surprise to see Freight Management Systems make a return to the TIA conference after a few years hiatus. We had a wonderful time catching up and learning about the projects they have on the horizon for their customers. They have an intent focus on […]

 

Interstate Carriers

Interstate Carriers –  SaferWatch™ As a freight broker, 3PL, or Freight Forwarder, it’s your Interstate Carriers that are the life-blood of your business. It’s imperative that you stay informed about your current partners and carefully screen your potential new ones. SaferWatch provides critical, up-to-date carrier data and other information you need to make quality decisions about the carriers you partner with. There are hundreds of data points instantly available to you […]

 

TIA Carrier Selection Framework - SaferWatch™ Partners with TIA for Electronic Assessment of Carriers

For Immediate Release TIA Carrier Selection Framework Makes It Easy for It’s Members An announcement made on Monday, June 29, 2015, SaferWatch™ has partnered with Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) to streamline electronic assessment of carriers based on TIA’s own Carrier Selection Framework. TIA members now have direct access to the TIA Carrier Selection Framework within SaferWatch. As part of this partnership, SaferWatch will provide conditional access to non-TIA members who […]

 

Infinity Software Solutions & SaferWatch - Successful Partnership Formula

Infinity Software Solutions (Partner Spotlight) The 2015 TIA conference didn’t disappoint! As we’ve come to expect, it was an event filled with industry trends, best practices, and of course endless networking. Every year we looked forward to visiting with our friends at Infinity Software Solutions (ISS), but this year especially, since it marks the 10th anniversary of our partnership. Led by President Joe McAplin, Infinity Software Solutions brought to market […]

 

Certificates of Insurance, CertData in Prophesy Dispatch

The Carrier Certificates of Insurance provider CertData, now integrated with Prophesy Dispatch Software   Prophesy customers have long since enjoyed the ability to research, qualify, and monitor Motor Carriers quickly with SaferWatch from within the Prophesy software.  Coming soon, they will also be able to use SaferWatch’s CertData™ module to quickly and accurately get all of their carriers Certificates of Insurance from within the Prophesy Dashboard. SaferWatch’s CertData™ module is a tool that provides and monitors […]

 

 
 
 

Logistics News - Press Release: Article Marketing Platform

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics News™, a free Article Marketing Platform specialized for Transportation and Logistics Professionals Hebron, North Dakota – February 9, 2015 Grizella LLC announced today that their Logistics News Article Marketing Platform has been successfully launched. The objective of this platform is to help Transportation and Logistics Professionals publish, promote and share industry related articles, press releases, audio, video and other content. The Logistics News Article Marketing Platform […]

 

 
 
 

Carrier Qualification • Risk Management • Liability Mitigation • FMCSA • CSA scores

Live Discussion via Google Hangouts on Air. Experts discussion on matters regarding carrier qualification, carrier risk management and freight broker liability mitigation

 

Certificates of Insurance - Importance of Due Diligence

Risk management is one of the first jobs we should start working on to insure our business stays within the law and out of trouble.  In the freight industry the most important aspect of risk management are the certificates of insurance.  Whether you are looking for a load to carry, or looking for someone to carry your load, this type of insurance is of paramount importance!   Some brokers and […]