How To Use Wheelchair Securement Systems

How To Use Wheelchair Securement Systems

Transporting Disabled Citizens According to United States Census Bureau, nearly one in five people have some form of disability.  Out of this group, an estimated 1.6 million Americans use a wheelchair, not including those in assisted living institutions.  There are a variety of different vehicles today that are capable of transporting people in wheelchairs, but many of these are not properly equipped with the hardware […]

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Settlement Reached in Pilot Flying J Case

Settlement Reached in Pilot Flying J Case

Pilot Flying J Ordered to Pay $84.9 Million to Scammed Customers As many people within the trucking industry are aware, the Nation’s largest truck stop chain “Pilot flying J” has been in the middle of a rebate scandal since mid-April.  The company was being sued over claims that truckers did not receive the fuel rebates to which they were entitled after a purchase.  Today, a Federal […]

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Protect Your Cargo With Corner Protectors

Protect Your Cargo With Corner Protectors

Have you ever had this problem transporting cargo?   Prevent this type of damage with Corner Protectors! Many times when transporting cargo, the same tools you use to secure it, can also damage the product.  This is often the case when shipping square items such as boxes or pallets.  The tension needed to secure the load can sometimes be more than the box can handle, […]

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Chain Binders: The Easiest Way To Secure Heavy Equipment!

Chain Binders: The Easiest Way To Secure Heavy Equipment!

Why Choose Chain Binders? In the trucking industry, cargo straps are a commonly used tool of their ability to quickly and easily secure loads for shipping.  In some cases however, the driver may opt to use chain to secure the load rather than a strap.  This is often seen when transporting extremely heavily equipment such as tractors or cars, or when the load has a […]

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Hours of Service Controversy

Hours of Service Controversy

New Strict Hours Laws Placed on Truckers Anyone who is familiar with the trucking industry, is most likely aware of the current controversy that has both drivers and companies up in arms.  On July 1st, 2o13 the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (part of the U.S. Department of Transportation) established rules stating that truck drivers were allowed to be on the road for no more […]

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How To Use an E-Track Cargo System

How To Use an E-Track Cargo System

What is an E-Track Cargo System? Have you ever struggled with securing cargo in your pickup truck or trailer?  Minimal tie-down points and lack of adjust-ability can sometimes make it difficult to get a secure grip on whatever it is that you may be moving.  If not secured correctly, your cargo has the potential to slide during transit which could lead to damage to not […]

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