Over the last year, as the new Hours
Of Service (HOS) rules have been implemented, more shippers are seeing their
freight spend increase and exceed their budgets in a new way.
Shippers of truckload freight
are accustomed to transportation rate increases and, of course, fuel
surcharges. But, now, a sleepy accessorial charge is wreaking havoc with
transportation budgets. Detention charges and related layover charges are increasing
at an alarming rate as the impact of the HOS rules are felt....
at Thursday, July 19, 2012 |