Is that Low Rate Really Saving You Money? Call a Freight Broker | A.M. Transport

Freight Brokers and the Supply Chain Are you looking for the lowest shipping rates? We get it. Here at AM Transport Services, we’ve been in the logistics industry for 30 years. We  understand that too often, manufacturers, distributors, and even carriers don’t really understand the value a freight broker brings to the table. We’re talking …

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Trucking insurance rates continue in the wrong direction | American Trucker

In the last five or six years, trucking companies have watched their insurance rates climb, and many have found the insurance process daunting. Since 2018, trucking insurers have lost around $1.8 billion due to continued pressure from plaintiffs’ attorneys targeting the industry and because of crippling multimillion-dollar settlements and jury verdicts, and third-party litigation funding …

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Amazon Seeks to Change how Trucker’s Get Paid

The e-commerce company pays truck drivers per day, rather than per mile, through three job categories: solo1, solo2, and team. Amazon said it has used this structure for two years. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Chad Boblett, a Lexington, Kentucky-based long-haul truck driver, sometimes drives Amazon loads — even though they pay less …

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