Recent Posts
Sep 24
It’s a point we’ve made plenty times before, but driving is just a part of the trucking business. Another part of the business is IFTA, which requires that carriers file fuel taxes four times a year. In order to file, you have to keep detailed mileage and fuel records, which includes saving all fuel receipts (or tickets for bulk fuel purchases), odometer readings, dates, and miles/kilometers for the state or province you traveled through. You also have to keep these records for four years. [More]
Sep 17
We're always looking for ways to make the Getloaded load board even better, and your suggestions are key to the latest and greatest version of Getloaded. With Getloaded Version 3, we took the feedback we were getting from drivers and ran with it, adding tools designed to help you find the loads you want. [More]
Sep 12
Getloaded might be chock full of trucks made for hauling – everything from reefers, vans, and flatbeds to cargo vans, lowboys, hopper bottoms – but do you know who’s credited with building the first semi-truck? [More]
Sep 05
The Minnesota Department of Transportation recently rolled out a new automated system to help truckers find parking, and now the same is taking place in Michigan. Both states have cameras set up at a handful of rest areas along stretches of I-94 that keep track of how many parking spaces are available for trucks. [More]
Sep 04
More than half the carriers on the Getloaded load board run flatbeds and specialty equipment, so it's important to know the best way to strap down that specialized load. Each type of trailer and cargo requires its own securement system, and there are several areas of concern when securing a load to a trailer. [More]