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News now offers motor carrier safety ratings

MIDLOTHIAN, is now offering an automated carrier monitoring service for freight posting members ...

MIDLOTHIAN, Va.– is now offering an automated carrier monitoring service for freight posting members through the company website located at

The service will be provided through a partnership with Carrier411’s automated compliance monitoring service. Carrier411 notifies subscribers of changes that occur to their list of registered carriers.

Carrier safety ratings and inspection summaries are updated once a month at the beginning of the month. Insurance and authority information is updated several times throughout the week. Information can be delivered either online, by e-mail or fax.

Offering this new service will help brokers and shippers make sure that the carriers they use are authorized, properly insured and have an acceptable safety rating, to help make sure that they do not have to ultimately assume responsibility for lost or damaged property or persons, says

“We believe this is a must-have tool for brokers and shippers, and is pleased to provide this service to our members,” says Charlie Myers, president of

Carrier411 aggregates pertinent data from the FMCSA and other proprietary sources, and currently monitors 430,630 companies for changes in their carrier safety ratings, insurance and authority. The total number of companies monitored grows each week.

Transportation brokers, freight forwarders, third party logistics providers and shippers can use Carrier411 for only $99.00 per month. When members sign up for Carrier411, they will receive 30 days free to learn firsthand how it will help their business reduce risk, save time and money.

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