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Tips for Avoiding Injury with a Lever Load Binder

Safety is a necessity especially in a high-risk industry such as trucking. According to a 2012 study made by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, professional truck drivers are more likely to experience a non-fatal on-the-job injury compared to an average worker. The same study cites the following injuries as common within the truckingRead More

Benefits of Using Headache Racks for Your Semi-truck

Headache racks are designed to protect your truck’s rear window from shifting cargo by completely framing it as well as covering the glass. It is placed at the back of a cab and is purposely built to protect semi-truck passengers ad drivers from moving cargo. Situations where trucks are hauling shipment then suddenly make aRead More

How to Properly Use Tie Downs to Safely and Legally Secure Cargo Loads

Do not underestimate the value of properly securing cargo. This is evident in the 2017 CVSA International Roadcheck where 15.7% of vehicles were put out of service due to improper cargo security. Other consequences of inefficient cargo control securement are the following: Fines and citations Vehicle damage Cargo damage Load loss Loss of life SecuringRead More

Know the Reasons Why an E-Track Is a Safe, Smart, and Effective Cargo Control Solution

Whether you are personally or professionally transporting tools, shipments, and equipment, it is critical that no damage will occur at any time during transit. Doing so saves all stakeholders from spending money unnecessarily.  Specific equipment that assists in securing cargo during transport include the following: Ratchet straps are fasteners utilized to secure and support cargoRead More

How To Safely Use Chain Binders To Securely Tie Down Heavy Cargo

Hauling cargo, such as heavy machinery or vehicles, requires heavy-duty equipment. Chain binders serve as a practical tool for those who need to feel secure and worry-free when transporting large and weighty shipments. Related article: How To Safely Use Chain Binders To Securely Tie Down Heavy Cargo   When should you use chain binders?   ChainRead More

Easy Ways to Give your Semi-Truck the Best Fuel Mileage

Semi-trucks reportedly make up a quarter of all fuel burned per year. This despite a mere 4.3% of them plying US roads. In terms of fuel efficiency, semi-trucks - on average - receive 6.5 miles each gallon. Essentially, these vehicles are not known for being fuel-efficient. Regardless of whether you operate a fleet or ownRead More

How to Choose and Use Tire Chains like a Pro

Tire chains are useful tools when driving on icy roads filled with hard-packed snow. Their purpose is to improve a vehicle’s traction and climbing capability. It also boosts a car’s stopping distance due to a tire chain’s ability to cling to ice or …

Top 10 Cargo Control Products to be thankful for

Transportation products can either be used by you as a personal item or distributed as gifts. Either way, these goods offer benefits that are more than enough to provide you with functional usability not just today but also in the long haul…