FMCSA to co-Host National online forum
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January 8th, FMCSA and ATRI will co-host another in a
series of national online forums that provide peer-to-peer industry
insights on safety technologies. The January 8th
?webinar? will focus on carrier utilization of untethered trailer
tracking systems (UTT) and their potential for enhancing asset
management and security in trucking operations.
With the dramatic increase in the use of trailer
tracking systems throughout the U.S., it is important to understand
the operational impacts and opportunities that UTTs can provide.
Industry participants in the webinar will hear from Mike Gabbei,
Chief Information Officer for Celadon Trucking Services, and Al
Hoffer, Director of Trailer Operations for Landstar Systems on their
use of UTT.
carrier representatives can simultaneously listen and watch the live
FMCSA-sponsored webinar from any location in the U.S. that has
internet and telephone access.
register for the webinar, send an email to
and include the words ?UTT
the subject line.
Untethered Trailer Tracking
Tuesday, January 8, 2008
12:00 pm EST / 9:00 a.m. PST
1:30 pm EST / 10:30 a.m. PST
Please include your company name and location in your email.
Confirmation notices will be emailed within 24 hours of
registration, and will contain the web address, phone number, and
other relevant information for participation. For technical
questions on the webinar or special accommodations, contact the
conference coordinator at (202) 385-2375.
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ATRI is the trucking industry?s 501(c)(3)
not-for-profit research organization. It is engaged in critical
research relating to freight transportation?s essential role in
maintaining a safe, secure and efficient transportation system. A
copy of the survey results is available from ATRI at