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  • Triumph Insurance
  • March 31, 2016

Trucking Demand Had Uptick in February

The tonnage shipped by the trucking business rose to an all-time high in February, with rates for truckload shipments up ticking slightly from a year ago. The American Trucking Associations’ seasonally-adjusted truck tonnage index rose 7.2 percent in February from a month earlier.* ATA’s chief economist attributed February’s strong volumes to shippers playing “catch-up” after…

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  • Triumph Insurance
  • March 30, 2016

Active Steering May be the Next Big Leap in Truck Safety

The next stage of trucking safety could bring more automation to minimize human error in the vehicle. Although, new technologies will reduce direct human input when driving, the human operator will continue to play a central role in fleet safety. “The next big leap for active safety systems will be the addition of active steering,”…

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