New Food Safety Rules Pose Impact for Refrigerated Carriers

Refrigerated carriers face a bevy of new mandates governing not only the condition and operation of equipment used transport foodstuffs but the capture and preservation of shipment temperatures, along with driver training requirements, due to go into effect March 31.

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Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) and the impact on transportation providers

Webinar Date & Time: February 24, 2016, 12:30PM-1:30PM (CST)

Presented by:
Global Trade & Supply Chain Institute™

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 10% discount code: ELD10

Who should attend:

General Managers and IT and Safety management personnel in the transportation & trucking companies & providers, including 3PLs/4PLs, freight forwarders, and others involved in the movement of freight within the U.S.

Agenda:

  • Overview of FMCSA/ELD Regulations
  • Implementation Timeline and Requirements for transport operators & providers including I/M, LTL Carriers, FTL Carriers, 3PL’s & 4PL’s: how it will impact your operations
  • How ELDs can improve productivity, reduce paperwork and cut costs
  • The focus on public safety and the impact to the commercial and trucking industries
  • Increasing government efficiency, enforcement and inspection of driver logbooks
  • Mandatory Safety Standards: What to expect
  • Service providers who can assist your company in complying

What you will gain from this webinar:

  • What your company will need in order to comply with the ELD provisions
  • Service providers who may assist your company in complying
  • Technology recommendations that will increase productivity, while complying with the new ELD regulations
  • Guest transportation attorney will be joining to speak on legal ramifications on non-compliance with FMCSA!

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Speaker:
The instructor, Keith O’Brien Vice President of Product Management and Professional Services at CarrierWeb, LLC.

Keith O’Brien has served in the transportation technology industry for over 20 years, working for several companies serving the For Hire and Private fleet markets. He has held roles in operations, marketing, and sales. Joining CarrierWeb in 2008, he served as Strategic Product Manager and moved to the position of Vice President of Product Management and Professional Services in 2014. Keith has extensive current and historical experience with electronic logging systems that dates back to shortly after they were first recognized by the FMCSA in the late ‘80’s.

 

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CarrierWeb Announces TeamOne Logistics Partnership

Companies leverage their strengths in driver-focused technology and workforce solutions

SMYRNA, GA — February 3, 2016 — CarrierWeb, a leading trucking mobile communications and telematics provider, announced a new partnership with TeamOne Logistics to help transportation companies reduce cost, simplify their operations and compete for new business.

TeamOne Logistics designs, manages and integrates custom workforce solutions for asset-based transportation providers in critical areas including driver recruiting, retention, safety and compliance training, HR support and more. Its unique long-term partnership model creates savings and flexibility for clients without changing operational models or limiting control.

“Transportation and logistics is a complex business that requires high-caliber employees and cutting-edge technology to make it all work. For this reason, TeamOne Logistics’ focus on recruiting and retention and CarrierWeb’s driver-friendly technology is a perfect match”, said Page Siplon, chief executive officer of Alpharetta, Ga.-based TeamOne Logistics.

Under terms of the partnership, TeamOne Logistics will be a value-added reseller of CarrierWeb’s CarrierMate™ mobile communications platform with its driver-preferred workflow for automated driver hours of service (HOS), vehicle inspection reporting (DVIR), driver messaging and business intelligence to enhance fleet profitability.

“Collaboration is important in any business, but is especially critical in transportation and logistics. Focusing on what you do best and finding like-minded, complimentary partners to work with is not easy. When you do find a great match, like that which exists between TeamOne Logistics and CarrierWeb, it is pretty rewarding,” Siplon said. “The benefits we will be able to deliver together to our current and future customers is exciting.”

CarrierWeb offers in-cab solutions with mobile Android™ options to extend the range of its driver-preferred workflow and fleet management applications. CarrierMate™ integrates with most fleet dispatch and back-office software systems as well as a variety of third party trucking apps.

“We are delighted to partner with Team One Logistics, widely regarded as the industry expert of driver recruiting, retention and DOT compliance programs. Our discussions with customers consistently include the challenges surrounding their talent.  The closer relationship with TeamOne Logistics will allow us to offer our customers expertise and an extended solution that helps them in ways we did not before.  We look forward to helping both of our customers succeed by enabling and elevating their workforces with CarrierWeb technology, and help them further reduce workforce risk, cost and complexity with TeamOne’s help.” said R. Fenton-May, chairman of CarrierWeb.

 

About CarrierWeb

Since 2002, U.S.-based, CarrierWeb, LLC, has emerged as a global leader in real-time mobile communications, electronic logging and refrigerated telematics technology for private and for-hire fleets, providing driver-preferred workflow and immediately actionable business intelligence to enhance fleet profitability. The CarrierWeb focus is in providing innovative mobile communications solutions at an affordable cost to streamline operations, improve safety and simplify driver workflow. Products include: CarrierMate™, the driver-preferred mobile communications platform that includes GPS positioning, E-logs, Hours of Service, Electronic DVIR, Driver Performance information and other compliance/safety/retention products; ReeferMate®, an industry leading two-way refrigerated command and control technology integrated with Carrier® and Thermo King® refrigeration units for trailer temperature monitoring, GPS tracking, and alarm information; and TrailerMate™, the dry van trailer tracking device. The CarrierWeb group has offices in the USA, Brazil, China, France, Ireland, Morocco, and the UK. For more information, please visit www.carrierweb.com or call (866) 884-8241 today.

About TeamOne Logistics

Founded in 2003 and based in Alpharetta Georgia, TeamOne Logistics partners with asset-based companies to design, manage and integrate workforce solutions for their logistics-enabled business. TeamOne Logistics helps minimize workforce risk, cost and complexity by providing solutions in expert logistics recruiting, improved employee retention, workers compensation coverage, administrative systems and support, custom safety and compliance training, and strategic support.  TeamOne Logistics has a unique long-term partnership model which creates savings and flexibility without changing operational models or losing control.  TeamOne Logistics also leverages logistics recruiters located throughout the U.S. to help fuel growth, and find safe qualified transportation talent.  TeamOne Logistics has national reach and currently serves customers in 110 locations, and employs 800 employees across 31 states.  Learn more at www.teamonelogistics.com or call 770-232-9902.

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