Overdrive: Inside the fight against cybercrime in brokered-freight networks, with DAT’s Jeff Hopper
For this edition of Overdrive Radio, DAT Freight and Analytics' Chief Marketing Officer Jeff Hopper speaks to the undeniable spike in double brokering, in identity theft and hop-in, hop-out "take the money and run" and schemes executed by a variety of dishonest players inside brokered-freight networks.
Dakota Free Press: Tales of Trucker Shortage Drive Real Surge in Driver Numbers, Decrease in Freight Rates
Back in April 2021, I mentioned that low pay might have a lot to do with the apparent shortage of truckers. Various courses noted then that the trucking industry’s real problem was retention and that the driver shortage was just a fiction of trucking lobbyists angling for deregulation.