What is Flatbed Trucking?

Flatbed trucking is a type of trucking where a truck tractor, or cab, hauls freight secured to an open, flat trailer. Flatbed loads have “legal” dimensions. If the load exceeds these requirements, additional and substantial fees may apply. Flatbed Dimensions A legal flatbed load must be equal to or less than 8’6” high, 8’6” wide … Read more

Questions to Ask To Get the Best Trucking Rates

Getting great trucking rates should be simple.  Most truckload carriers and LTL freight companies have established rates and adjustments based on preset standards.  With a few simple questions, you can find out what they are.  Then you’ll position yourself to take advantage of them. The best trucking rates don’t come from asking a carrier about … Read more