Posts made in December, 2009

Carrier Safety Rating

in efficiency

If the recent $23 million jury verdict against CH Robinson, for a fatal accident by one of their carriers, is not overturned on appeal, your responsibility to ensure that you are brokering only to “safe” carriers is much more important than a year ago. If brokers and 3PLs can be held liable for unsafe actions of carriers and their drivers, it is...

Read More

What To Look For In Freight Brokerage Software

in efficiency

Choosing freight brokerage software can be a daunting task. There are many packages out there, many with varying feature sets and price ranges. You can spend anywhere from $200 to well over $20,000 for a system. What are the core features that you need to keep in mind while sifting through the offerings? Here are a few thoughts: Accessibility Your freight brokerage...

Read More