In one of my earlier posts, I mentioned that getting into trucking – just like with any new business – is going to cost you some money. Obtaining the right insurance is one of those hard costs you need to anticipate. Operating without commercial truck insurance is not an option….Read more
Happy Earth Day, everyone! At uShip, we believe sustainability is the future of the transport industry. And the future of every industry, for that matter. Efficient, transparent, and cost-conscious solutions to moving freight across the world are a win-win for everyone. The uShip platform began as a simple idea for…Read more
Every week, we’re bringing the uShip community posts and articles about the transportation industry, transport policy and technology, and recent trucking news. Report: Car drivers at fault in nearly 80 percent of car-truck crashes? – OverdriveOnline.com In pulling together several significant studies from the last decade, the American Trucking Associations has released a…Read more
Two of the biggest concerns we hear from transporters on uShip are about shipping customers who are 1) unresponsive to questions and 2) just “window shipping” with little or no intent to actually ship. We consider these to be low-quality listings, and we’ve been taking a closer look at these…Read more
To help our members that are on-the-go, we have launched the m.uShip.com mobile version of the site. The site lets users access their uShip accounts and communicate about their pending shipments, so they’re never out of touch. Members can access m.uShip.com from Internet-enabled phones and portable devices.