To quote Forrest Gump, “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re going to get.” The same can be said for trucking, every day on the road is different. Just when you think you’ve seen it all, a truck carrying chips collides with a truck carrying beer to fulfill every snack lovers dreams!
Thu, Nov 10, 2016
Hours-of-service (HOS) rules can be complicated! As new rules are constantly being added and old rules are changed, keeping up-to-date on which rules apply to you can be a full-time job! We recently hosted a webinar to help you better understand the rules and how they impact your impact the day-to-day operations.
Mon, Oct 24, 2016
We got such a great response from this webinar - we ran it again! If you're having trouble passing inspections, this webinar is a must watch! We've covered tips for both fleet management and drivers to help you fly through your next inspection.
Thu, Sep 29, 2016
Having trouble passing roadside inspections? Not sure where you should start to help your fleet (drivers and office staff) improve their results? Check out a recap of our Tips to Help You Pass Your Next Inspection webinar that was held last week!
Mon, Jun 13, 2016
Lately we've been talking a lot about inspections, violations, compliance, regulations, and mandates. All pretty serious stuff! This week, we wanted to break it up and do something a little more fun...like pull together a playlist of our top tunes for truckers! Our list includes new tracks, old classics, country, and rock - something for everyone!
Fri, Jun 03, 2016
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck program kicks off on Tuesday - are you ready? During the 72-hour inspection blitz, over 75,000 inspections will be conducted across North America. Every year inspectors focus on a different area of the vehicle. This year they're placing a special emphasis on your tires.
Tue, May 10, 2016
At BigRoad, we’ve got a dedicated team of Support Specialists that are available to help you whenever you need it! It's one of the many things that set us apart of our competition. From a quick question about how to use the BigRoad Mobile App, to a detailed explanation of rules and regulations, BigRoad’s got your back! This blog covers a topic that our team talks about often - data plans and roaming.
Thu, May 05, 2016
Every month we're running a poll to gain and share insight on various topics within the transportation industry. Simply share your opinion and you'll be entered into a draw to win a BigRoad On The Road Prize Pack! Poll results and winners are announced at the end of each month. Our May Poll is now posted. Submit your answers for a chance to win!
Thu, Apr 14, 2016
You never know how an inspection is going to go. You could get waved through or you could have your truck inspected with a fine-tooth comb. When put to the test, the BigRoad Mobile App and BigRoad Web App have enabled thousands of drivers to pass the toughest roadside inspections with ease. Bee Line Transport Inc. recently reached out to us to share their story.
Thu, Apr 07, 2016
The BigRoad team has just returned home after a week in Louisville, Kentucky for the annual Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS). MATS is the largest heavy-duty industry event in the world, attracting over 70,000 attendees and 1,000+ exhibitors.