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Here Is What Transportation Companies Need to Know About the Upcoming Inspection Spree

May 15, 2016

As anyone who has experience working with transportation companies in Aurora, CO or around the country can tell you, safety is a huge topic for truck drivers and transportation specialists. After all, if a driver and truck are not safe on the road, you are risking the integrity of the products you are transporting—not to mention risking your own life, as well as the safety of others on the road with you. That is why the annual Roadcheck Inspection spree, put on by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, is so important. If you work with or for transportation and logistics... View Article

How Truck Drivers Can Eat Healthy on the Road: Tips from Experienced Transportation Companies

April 15, 2016

Between home, the office and your social life, living a healthy lifestyle can seem like a hard task. Now, imagine you’re a truck driver traveling long hours on the road—eating healthy in this situation can prove extremely difficult. But truckers can indeed prevail over poor food choices by developing healthy eating habits that are realistic and easy to carry out. Here are five healthy eating tips from transportation companies in Aurora, CO: Choose on-the-go food wisely: As a truck driver, you encounter many restaurants, fast food drive-thrus, gas station convenience stores and grocery stores on your route. No matter where... View Article

Detention Time Exemption for Natural Gas and Oil Drivers of Transportation Services Is Denied

April 1, 2016

As many professionals in the trucking industry are aware, there was an exemption request that would have allowed natural gas and oil truck drivers to exclude loading time at their appropriate well sites. Unfortunately, this request was denied by federal transportation authorities in late March. But what does this action mean for transportation services in Aurora, CO, and why was the exemption denied? Excluded time: In essence, the request would have allowed drivers to exclude the time spent at oil and gas wells from their allotted 14 daily on-duty hours. However, officials at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) ruled... View Article

Advice from Your Transportation Service: Roadside Inspection Saves Lives

March 15, 2016

This is not a topic anyone likes to think about, but the truth is that every time you get behind the wheel, you risk injuring yourself or even losing your life. That risk is even higher for those driving heavy duty trucks, and as a transportation service in Aurora, CO, the team here at Osage Specialized Transport is well aware of that fact. Fortunately, there are many different things we can do to significantly lower that risk. Additionally, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) also plays a role in protecting truck drivers and other drivers on the road. Through... View Article

Five Crucial Characteristics of a Professional Heavy Haul Transportation Service

February 1, 2016

Having to rely on someone else to transport and watch over your things can be stressful. But in situations like needing to move heavy cargo, your choices are limited to hiring a company with specialized equipment and the right skills. Before settling on the first company you call, there are several things to consider. Here are five crucial characteristics that you will want to look for in a professional heavy haul transportation service in Aurora, CO, such as Osage Specialized Transport: Safety: One of the most important characteristics of a professional heavy hauler is an appreciation for safety. On the... View Article

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