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Risky Business

  • What is Map-21
    By Shelly Benisch, T.R.S., C.I.C.
    Posted Dec 2nd 2013 6:51AM
    You've probably been hearing the term Map-21 tossed around over the past few months. You'll be hearing a lot more because December 1 is when the FMCSA provision is now officially enforced.
  • Thanksgiving Chuckles
    By Shelly Benisch, T.R.S., C.I.C.
    Posted Nov 26th 2013 3:07AM
    I ran across these amusing Thanksgiving quips and thought I'd share. Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!
  • Your responsibility after an accident
    By Shelly Benisch, T.R.S., C.I.C.
    Posted Nov 19th 2013 6:03AM
    So you’ve just been involved in an accident or someone damaged your truck. What do you do now?
  • Response to The Multi Carrier Driver Push thread
    By Shelly Benisch, T.R.S., C.I.C.
    Posted Nov 8th 2013 6:30AM
    I've been following the rather lengthy thread The Multi Carrier Driver Push on E.O., as were 3,791 other people if the count is correct.
  • Thieves post as truckers to steal cargo loads
    By Shelly Benisch, T.R.S., C.I.C.
    Posted Nov 6th 2013 8:47AM
    Hi everyone,

    I'm busy with a big project I'll tell you all about next week, but in the meantime since I didn't have time to blog myself I thought I'd post something that the A.P. reported on which was discussed at last week's TRS Transportation Risk Specialist seminar. This is written by Roxana Hegeman, and I thought it was an interesting story:
  • Transportation Risk Specialist Conference
    By Shelly Benisch, T.R.S., C.I.C.
    Posted Oct 25th 2013 5:53AM
    John and I just returned from a TRS Insurance conference this past week in Orlando. TRS stands for Transportation Risk Specialist, and the seminars are for insurance agents who specialize in Trucking.
  • Nominate a Driver
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Oct 16th 2013 4:37AM
    Every one of us knows someone in our Expediting Community who is exceptional. Nominate that person, let everyone else know what you know about them.
  • How to save 15% off the cost of your insurance
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Sep 23rd 2013 8:29AM
    The expenses in operating your business as a Professional Expediter are similar to any other small business owner, and saving money on any expense increases your profit and the bottom line.
  • Time To Read John Mueller's Blog
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Sep 5th 2013 6:11AM
    If you've been following John Mueller's blogs, you'll know he's easily one of the top 3 in our Expediting Community in solid Safety and FMCSA knowledge.
  • Susan Medlin is a Star!
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Aug 12th 2013 5:25AM
    Our Expediting Community's Susan Medlin is a Star! Progressive just completed an Expose' on her to use for their advertisements.