Friday, January 16, 2015   |   Business Intelligence, Critical Weather

From Transport Topics – Carriers Prepare for Heavy Snowstorms as States Worry About Removal Costs

After suffering a significant loss in revenue due to snow and ice complications, trucking companies are working to improve their approach to severe winter weather events by investing in snow-removal equipment, increasing driver safety measures and rerouting away from areas of concern. With 70% of U.S. roads located in snowy regions (according to the Federal Highway Administration), the fleet industry is hyper-aware of approaching winter weather. Baron is helping carriers navigate through severe winter weather by providing drivers with in-cab navigation and high-tech communications equipment that can help mitigate costs and enhance driver safety.

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