August 21, 2019 Lost Interchange Photos Cost Big Bucks
In order to reduce costs associated with damage claims they didn’t cause, a recent survey of TLS owner/operators and fleet managers with less than 100 trucks reported that 62% take photos [...]
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July 31, 2019 Transportation Pop Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of the Latest Trends
  How well do you know the latest trends in the transportation industry? Question 1:  What is the #1 concern of owner/operators and fleet managers right now? A. Staffing of [...]
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July 9, 2019 What do Container IDs Mean in Damage Claims?
When containers are damaged, there are two ID numbers that are key to put into the claim– the Container Number and the Seal Number. Every international shipping container in the [...]
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May 30, 2019 Why 32% of Companies Pay Damage Claims they Didn’t Cause
32% of owner/operators and fleet managers with less than 100 trucks, admit they reluctantly paid for damage claims that they did not cause, according a recent survey by the Silicon Valley [...]
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May 2, 2019 Stop Damage Claims in Their Tracks
Is your company one of the 44% that pay damage claims you know you didn’t cause just to keep the customer? Or part of the 42% that pay unfair damage claims because [...]
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April 25, 2019 What is a Shipping Container Claim?
Shipping container claims, also known as damaged cargo claims or freight claims, are a legal demand by a shipper or consignee to a carrier for financial reimbursement of damages or [...]
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April 23, 2019 6 Taps to Deflect Unfair Damage Claims
  The key to avoid paying for damage you didn’t cause is thoroughly capturing the load’s condition at pick-up and drop-off.  An old-fashioned EIR form just won’t cut it. Often [...]
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December 6, 2018 Container Damage…Millions of Dollars in Port of Wilmington from Florence
See more details in the Port of Wilmington article. When storms cause container damage, it may be difficult to separate what damage was pre-existing on the container and what damage was [...]
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