Blog

Blog 2017-07-06T14:44:47+00:00

Blog

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

Roadcheck 2017 – Are you Ready?

June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Freight Securement, Transportation, Trucking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Our main focus at Logistick is to secure freight and promote safety. We emphasize the importance of secure cargo and safe travel. While in transit unsecured cargo or improperly secure cargo will shift causing product [...]

NEW Buckles and Banding!

March 28th, 2017|Categories: Freight Securement, Intermodal, News, Railroad|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The AAR White Composite 1.25" x 770' banding and AAR BKCB10 buckle system has passed the certification requirements for securing open top loads with longitudinal movements by the Association of American Railroads (AAR). BUY [...]

Why Quality Distribution is Important.

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

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. [...]

Top 5 Cold Weather Tips

November 10th, 2016|Categories: Safety, Seasonal, Transportation, Trucking|Tags: , , , , , , |

The cold weather is upon us for most of the United States. When it's cold outside trailer walls tend to frost over and make adhesion difficult. To help you with installation we created are [...]

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 [...]

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 transportation can be difficult if you don't fully understand some basic differences between the two shipping models Intermodal Weight Intermodal weight is [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]