Roadrunner Freight Blog

Feb

04

2020

Important information regarding safety and maintenance documents

On February 10, all documentation submitted for safety compliance or maintenance purposes will need to be sent to your IC Coordinator. These documents will no longer need to be sent to Safety or Maintenance directly.

Jan

31

2020

Trucker Tribune January 2020

We're off to a great start in 2020! We've added IC Education Resources to the IC Website, launched a new driver recruiting website, converted to Omnitracs and created a new survey for you to partake in. Check it out in the January 2020 edition of the Trucker Tribune!

Jan

24

2020

Earn Extra Funds with the Safety Incentive Program!

As detailed within the Contract for Roadrunner Freight Independent Contractors, the Safety Incentive Program allows you to earn additional funds based on how many clean DOT inspections you receive and what type they are. In order to participate in this program, you need to complete safety video modules.

Jan

24

2020

Truck Driver with a Mission

From driving dump trucks to tow trucks, heavy duty equipment and even a jeep in the Army, it was only natural Robert Palm began driving a big rig. As a Roadrunner Freight Independent Contractor and the Founder of Trucker’s Final Mile, Robert Palm successfully leads in both roles.

Jan

17

2020

Important Message for Independent Contractors

It has been brought to our attention by local authorities that there have been multiple trailer break-ins on the I-94 corridor between Chicago and Detroit that have resulted in stolen freight. These break-ins happened at truck stops, rest areas and other locations where trucks were stationary. Please take extra caution in these areas.

Dec

30

2019

Trucker Tribune December 2019

As we close out 2019, we're excited for new technology, new announcements and a new, exciting mantra for 2020: SHIP IT LIKE YOU OWN IT! Read the December 2019 Trucker Tribune for more.

Dec

02

2019

Trucker Tribune November 2019

Welcome to the November 2019 Trucker Tribune! Meet the 24/7 Support Team, learn about our new maintenance mailbox, purchase new chains and more!

Oct

31

2019

Maintenance Safety Inspections Reminder

As a reminder, in-bound inspection lanes are opening on Monday, November 4. Ensure your brakes, lights and tires are 100% DOT compliant. Email rrts-fleetmaintenance@rrts.com to report maintenance or safety problems with equipment.

Oct

25

2019

Trucker Tribune October 2019

Read all about Roadrunner Freight's new Fleet Coordinators, new security check processes, safety updates and more in this month's Trucker Tribune.

Oct

24

2019

Maintenance Safety Inspections

Roadrunner Freight is initiating "walk around" inspections when checking in with security at facilities in ATL, COM, DLS and CHI.