Inside look at the FMCSA drug and alcohol clearinghouse

PCF Transportation Practice Leader, Tim Good, is joined by Erika Wilson, Producer at Good’s Insurance, a PCF company, to discuss the FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse, a critical piece of the transportation and trucking industry that is often misunderstood.

Learn how drivers and trucking companies can stay compliant, avoid fines, and ensure they’re being safe on the roads with an inside look at how it works.

Topics discussed:

  • Registering for drug and alcohol clearinghouse
  • Obtaining the...

White Paper: Leveraging freight data to optimize global supply chains

Data generation within the supply chain is continuous, providing companies unprecedented access to information. The key to success in this data-rich environment is effectively utilizing this information for growth and other opportunities. 

The ability to capture and analyze this supply chain data is precious and a robust data management strategy is required to do it efficiently and accurately.

FreightWaves and Trax partnered to better understand how shippers manage their supply chains and data.

White Paper: State of the Industry – July 2024

The July 2024 “State of the Industry Report” — presented in affiliation with Ryder — shares an in-depth overview across the trucking, maritime and intermodal markets, as well as what to expect in the coming weeks. The data contained within the report provides breakdowns of capacity, volumes and rates as we enter into the first quarter.

In this report, you will find:

  • The truckload market is starting to show signs of life during the summer shipping season.
  • Domestic intermodal volumes are...

White Paper: Securing Legacy Maintenance Software


Outdated fleet software puts your company at risk of cyberattacks. One breach can cripple operations and finances.

Download the National Motor Freight Traffic Association Inc.’s (NMFTA) whitepaper to learn about new threats, vulnerabilities, and solutions for securing your legacy systems. 

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NEW White Paper – Reduction of lifecycle carbon emissions in fleets: why now?

Reducing carbon intensity of fuels used in the transportation industry has gained a lot of attention in recent years due to changing environmental regulations and pressure from supply chain partners. As the largest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in the United States¹, the commercial transportation industry is a major player in creating a lower carbon future.

These circumstances are driving urgency for freight carriers to implement lower lifecycle carbon emission solutions within their...

White Paper: How to Get the Most Value Out of Class 8 EV Trucks Today

If you’re in the midst of operationalizing your first few Class 8 EV trucks, you’re likely already beginning to think about how the EV use case will scale. How do you get EVs to contribute to more of your business needs by covering more routes?

The short answer: You may be able to get more use out of your existing trucks, even with the charging network available today, thereby enabling those trucks to do more business in a day.  

This white paper will cover the various use cases available to...

White Paper: The Complete Guide to IBM i

IBM i: Outdated or Underrated?

In our digitized world, new technology emerges every day. But are the latest platforms always the best? It can be tempting to dismiss legacy systems for new innovations. One often overlooked system is IBM i.

Designed to be versatile, reliable, and user-friendly, it can run legacy applications without modification. Its reputation for scalability, security, and cost-effectiveness has made it a cornerstone for enterprises across various industries.

Why stick with a...

White Paper: Charting the future of logistics management

As supply chains become increasingly complex, it’s more important than ever to address the process and solution gaps standing in the way of efficiency and profitability.

In this new white paper, FreightWaves, in partnership with Unisys, illuminates the top priorities and issues shared by global logistics companies and concludes with recommendations for how best to solve challenges with potential solutions.

Insights include:

  • Challenges shippers, carriers, and 3PLs are facing
  • Key areas for...

White Paper: Future Fleet

The fleet card industry is experiencing a transformative shift due to emerging technologies, changing fleet dynamics, and evolving market demands. To address the evolving needs of fleet managers and businesses, fleet card providers should prioritize data visibility, customization, and flexibility.

In this new white paper, we discuss why the fleet card market is growing, explore important areas of innovation, and consider how strategic partnerships can future-proof your fleet.

Insights include:

White Paper: Perimeter security protection for the long haul

Keeping your semis secure and your cargo safe is critical to your trucking business and reputation. Inside this playbook, discover five best practices to securing your truck yard, protecting your cargo and preventing theft. You’ll also learn how to:

  • Mitigate risks that may be lurking in your yard.
  • Proactively deter thieves and stop cargo crime.
  • Gain peace of mind that your semis are protected.

Download your free copy of the perimeter security playbook today.

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