Rate hikes on ocean cargo aren’t the only pinch that forwarders are feeling this month; trucking rates are steadily climbing. Between capacity issues and a lack of drivers, the explosion of e-commerce during the pandemic is painfully straining an already stretched market. Disruption in the ocean market has unfurled to impact the rail, air, and
Supreme Court takes a pass on electronic log challenge – coming to trucks end of 2017.
The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association was rebuffed by the Supreme Court on June 12th when the High Court declined to hear a challenge to the the constitutionality of the electronic logging devices. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s rule requiring electronic logging instead of paper logs goes into effect on December 17, 2017. The drivers