The Department of Transportation (DOT) requires certain individuals to have training in the requirements of shipping hazardous materials (HAZMAT) before they can actively prepare loads for shipping. Ground shipping is the most common way to ship these loads because it is typically the safest method. If you are required to have the training but don't get it, the DOT can fine you and your company for the infraction. Understanding The Rules
7 September 2017
There are heavy haulers, and then there is over-dimensional freight. Unless you have been doing both types of freight shipping for a long time, you are probably one of many people that use these phrases interchangeably. If you do not know the difference, and you need to haul something really heavy, here is how you can tell: More Weight Equals More Axles A heavy haul is one that involves ten to fourteen axles to haul around one hundred thousand pounds.
19 August 2017
If you don't own your own jet or if your company doesn't provide one, then the next best way to travel is by chartering a private jet. There are many advantages to traveling by charter jet whether the flight is for business purposes or personal travel. Here's why this is a great way to travel and how a broker can make the experience even better. Why Chartering A Private Jet Is The Ideal Way To Fly
31 July 2017
If you've got a special occasion coming up, you will want to be as prepared for it as possible. This means doing extra things that aren't typically done when you're going out on the town. Taking time to rent a limo is sure to be one of the ideal ways to make any event more special. Of course, you will want to get the most out of this experience and knowing tips for renting a limo may prove to be helpful to you.
8 July 2017
If you are going on a large charter trip on a bus, you are going to want to pack food with you. The charter bus will only stop for specific meal breaks, and they may not stop at locations where you enjoy the food. You may also have a different eating schedule than the one that the charter bus is going to follow, and bringing along your own food will help ensure that you are able to eat when you want.
30 May 2017
If you're like many, you try to time your purchases of natural gas for early to mid-summer, when prices are lowest -- and with prices still well below their 2005 or 2010 peaks, stocking up before prices rise again can be a money-saving prospect. However, the long-term storage of natural gas can carry some risks, and you don't want to find yourself with a large supply of unusable fuel after a few years of tank storage.
23 May 2017
Some parents reward their children with a limo for prom. Undeniably, the experience of riding in a limousine can set the tone for memories that last a lifetime. On the other hand, other parents don't rent a limo because they feel they can't afford one. However, if safety is a top priority, then a parent can't afford not to rent a limo for their prom-goers. Here's why. Limos are safer than strangers hailed by smartphone apps.
15 May 2017