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Effective management in the trucking industry

Management Research News

ISSN: 0140-9174

Publication date: 1 July 2000

Abstract

Briefly looks at the issues within the trucking industry in relation to safety, environmental pressures and the reliance other industries have upon their services. Considers the service/maintenance costs and the labour relations within the industry. Provides case studies to highlight these issues. Mentions the role of the North American Free Trade Agreement in harmonizing standards. Concludes that efficient management can not only increase productivity but improve safety and reduce pollution.

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Citation

Hada, S. and Kleiner, B.H. (2000), "Effective management in the trucking industry", Management Research News, Vol. 23 No. 7/8, pp. 118-120. https://doi.org/10.1108/01409170010782316

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