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Re-Assurance about Assurance

July 16, 2017

Having driven my 2018 Freightliner New Cascadia for almost a month now, I have found a new love for the Detroit Assurance 4.0 suite of safety systems I have spec’d it with!

BUSINESS Smart

Escrow vs Deposit vs Maintenance Fund

July 20, 2017

Anyone who has rented an apartment surely paid a security deposit to cover damages. Escrow in our industry works basically the same.   It is money held in the event it is needed to cover freight damage, vehicle damage, property damage or failure to return company owned equipment such as Omnitracs, load bars and straps.

LIVE Smart

What is Your Marathon?

July 13, 2017

What is it that you want to accomplish? Whatever it is - keep trying.

MEET THE PROS

Team Run Smart Pros are real drivers with real advice. Their expertise lies in years of experience on the road and continuous success in the business of trucking.

Henry Albert

Henry Albert is the owner of Albert Transport, Inc., based in Statesville, NC. Before... View full Bio

Bob & Linda Caffee

Bob and Linda started their driver careers after their children left home for college in 2000... View full Bio

Joey Slaughter

Joey Slaughter has been in the industry since 1992. He is the owner of Blue Ridge Transport,... View full Bio

Jimmy Nevarez

Jimmy Nevarez is the Owner/President of Angus Transportation, Inc., based in Chino, California... View full Bio

Jeff Clark

Jeff Clark is the owner of Clark Trucking based in Kewaunee, WI. Jeff has owned a 2000 Century... View full Bio

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