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Good article on rise in insurance costs

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  1. jelliott
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    jelliott Veteran Expediter Motor Carrier Executive

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    Great read. Claims settlements are also at all time highs.
     
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    Yep... great read....
    one overlooked issue it seems
    Dedicated run drivers like fedex and UPS and USPS... the sooner you are done the better the pay equates
    So many I have observed doing say 65-70 in a 55 zone say in the 294 in Chicago... and no one it seems are watching the GPS tracking and disciplining these speedsters...
     
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    Not too sure about UPS road drivers.
    Last I heard they were hourly.
    UPS Freight would be mileage.
     
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