Government Whitepapers

Idelic Whitepaper

Reptile Theory: A History and 5 Ways to Win Before Trial

September 1, 2021

While many factors have contributed to the rise of Nuclear Verdicts, the most prominent has been the spread of “reptile theory” as a strategy employed by the plaintiff’s bar.In this eBook, we discuss how: 

  • Reptile theory was first used and later took the trucking industry by storm 

  • Plaintiff’s attorneys use the strategy against fleets in court 

  • Fleets can get ahead of reptile theory before it’s too late 

Idelic
Why You Should Start a Brokerage Within an Asset-Based Company

Why You Should Start a Brokerage Within an Asset-Based Company

November 1, 2019

This whitepaper provides a strategic blueprint and resources for asset-based companies to start and grow a brokerage. The opportunities in the market are ripe for companies of any size.

Logistics and supply chain research and consulting firm Armstrong & Associates estimates that net revenues for U.S.-based 3PLs grew by five percent in 2017 to hit $77.1 billion, and gross revenues rose 10.5 percent to reach $184.3 million. The firm predicted revenue growth in 2018 would continue at a similar rate.

TIA
7 Reasons You Don’t Want the Government Doing Your Compliance Laundry

7 Reasons You Don’t Want the Government Doing Your Compliance Laundry

April 3, 2019

Do you know what is involved in (DOT)/FMCSA compliance audits? Do you know if you’ll be selected for an audit? Are you ready for one? This whitepaper helps answer those questions and shows the benefits of conducting a mock audit.

Fleetworthy Solutions

Go Beyond Compliant

June 30, 2018

What does it take for drivers and assets to be worthy of your company’s name? After all, they represent your company in a highly visible way every day they are on the road as your moving billboards. Fleetworthy believes the only way to safeguard your business – and the public’s safety – is to operate at a higher standard. To insist on not just meeting the minimum standard requirements, but exceeding them.

Fleetworthy Solutions

Navigating the ELD Mandate Grandfather Clause Period

May 13, 2018

The ELD Mandate went into effect last December and it included a grandfather clause, a two-year period to convert AOBRDs to ELDs. Read this white paper to understand the grandfather clause and learn how leading fleet Crete Carrier Corporation is navigating it. 

Omnitracs

Nice Guys. Poor Credit Risks.

April 4, 2018

Although they’re undoubtedly experts in the trucking industry, the folks at E.M. Tharp/Golden State Peterbilt admit they weren’t so great at credit and collections. Find out what happened when they entrusted accounts receivable management to Interstate Billing Service.

Bank Independent