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Cargo Spills Can Wreak Financial Havoc…Are You Covered?

Cargo Spills Can Wreak Financial Havoc…Are You Covered?

In 1976, a truck traveling on the 610 West Loop in Houston at an unsafe speed, hit a support beam and fell onto the Southwest Freeway releasing over 7,000 gallons of undiluted industrial anhydrous ammonia.  The spill claimed 7 lives and injured nearly 200 people who were exposed to the extremely dangerous gas.

3 Things to Consider When Hiring a Trucking Company

3 Things to Consider When Hiring a Trucking Company

It is not uncommon for companies large and small to field quotes and hire a trucking company based on bottom-line savings.  Few would dispute that outfits in need of shipping services should strongly consider this type of face-value assessment.

The Dangers of Spilled Milk During Transport

The Dangers of Spilled Milk During Transport

Sometimes there is a reason for crying over spilt milk, especially when it closes roads for several hours and pollutes the water supply, killing thousands of aquatic life and costing your company some hefty fines.