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 […]

 

FMCSA Stops Issuing Docket Numbers (MC, MX and FF) + Status UPDATE (see bottom)

FMCSA Stops Issuing Docket Numbers Following our earlier post (read it here) about the FMCSA’s hosted conference call of July 23, 2015, which addressed questions and concerns regarding replacement of all docket numbers with one, unique number for each entity, we’ve learned that most of the concerns addressed by the industry leaders on that call have been ironed out, and that the FMCSA’s new Unified Registration System (URS) will go into effect 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 […]

 

Motor Carrier Risk Management - Craftsmanship At It's Finest

SaferWatch™ – Motor Carrier Risk Management v3.0 Release Hebron, ND — June 30, 2015 — Grizella LLC announced that the SaferWatch 3.0 version has been successfully launched and is now available to all SaferWatch users. The SaferWatch v3.0 Motor Carrier risk Management solution will help the Freight Transportation industry be more productive, with a better personal and natural carrier management experience. Familiar, yet better than ever, SaferWatch v3.0 will deliver […]

 

 
 
 

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Free Article Submission Platform – Welcome to Logistics News! We are pleased to inform you that on January 01, 2014 we officially launched our Free Article Submission and Content Media Publication Platform, where you can now publish and share pertinent Industry Related news and other content with Transportation and Logistics professionals across the country and around the World. Logistics News is the ultimate Content Media Publishing platform sponsored and powered […]

 

A Risk Management System Can Help You Strengthen Your Relationship With Your Carriers

With over 70% of the cargo in the US being delivered by trucks, brokers and carriers will be around a long time.  It is important for brokers to strengthen carrier relations and build a long lasting relationship with those they work with.  A balanced relationship between the two will bring about big changes in both businesses.  Of course it is important to get the best freight rates possible, but it’s […]