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Offering the most up to date news and information in today’s trucking industry to help you safely block and brace your cargo.

Why Quality Distribution is Important.

January 20th, 2017|Categories: Freight Damage, Transportation, Trucking, Uncategorized|

Every year over $100 billion dollars of goods are mishandled or damaged. Most consumers do not realize the impact a damage good has on the supply chain. But think to yourself for a second. [...]

New Intermodal Product!!

March 1st, 2016|Categories: Intermodal, News, Transportation, Trucking|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Intermodal Wedge® XL We are excited to announce the launch of our newest product, the Intermodal Wedge® XL! This product is a first of its kind in damage prevention products. It is a two [...]

What You Need To Know About Load Securement.

November 10th, 2015|Categories: Freight Damage, freight securement, Safety, Trucking|Tags: , , , |

Load/cargo securement is a fairly simple safety concept. There is an expectation that items transported in or on your vehicle will stay on the vehicle until ready to be removed. The concept applies to just [...]

10 Reasons Why We Cannot Live Without Trucking

August 18th, 2015|Categories: Safety, Transportation|Tags: , , , |

You may not realize how important trucking is to our daily lives. According to Forbes Custom, “Trucking is the driving force behind all companies’ worldwide supply chains, moving nearly everything consumed in this country. Nearly [...]

Prevent Damaged Freight – How to Pack Your Shipment

August 4th, 2015|Categories: Freight Damage, Safety|Tags: |

Logistick products help reduce freight damage claims by replacing the standard metal load lock with a disposable one-way load lock combined with a wooden beam to prevent claims and damages but you can further avoid damaged freight [...]

Intermodal Transportation

July 20th, 2015|Categories: Freight Damage, Intermodal, Safety|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Making the transition from shipping freight via truckload to intermodal can be difficult if you don't fully understand some basic differences between the two shipping models Intermodal Weight Intermodal weight is the [...]

Inspectors Focus on Load Securement

June 16th, 2015|Categories: Safety|Tags: , , , |

Inspectors Focus on Load Securement During Annual Roadcheck Safety Blitz   Commercial vehicle safety inspectors in the United States, Canada and Mexico pulled over trucks and buses in large numbers last week for safety [...]

Freight Claims: How Much Are They Really Costing You?

April 16th, 2015|Categories: Freight Damage|Tags: , , , , , |

You know that feeling! That moment when you open your trailer door. The anticipation, to only hope that the cargo you are carrying has not shifted. We have all seen the image! When most of [...]

Dealing With Potholes

March 19th, 2015|Categories: Safety, Seasonal|Tags: , , , , , |

Fleet Safety Tip: Dealing With Potholes March 17, 2015 Snow-slick roads are a memory now, but drivers still have that old familiar post-winter foe to contend with Potholes Potholes form when moisture collects in [...]