Impact Of Transportation On The Transportation Industry

798 WordsJun 28, 20154 Pages
The transportation industry is diverse in all aspect of transportation, depending upon which mode of transportations mode of regulations that will affect the success of a company. The United States transportation regulations main focus is to protect the public, safety and impact modes of transportation that will improve or affect the environment (Coyle, Novak, Gibson, & Bardi, 2011). Transportation plays an important role in the economic infrastructure of the United States, thus having all Government agencies invested in the stability and economic growth of the transportation industry. Motor carriers are considered to be one of the most dependable mode of transportation throughout the United States. The logistical manager is responsible for developing and planning a strategically base plan to compete in the growing economic markets. Depending on whether or not the managers have the resources, capital and the ability to outsource information, depicts what type of adverse decision the manager has to take. Motor industry has grown since the increase in product demand. Transportation cost includes the choice of carrier, operating cost, travel time, safety as well as labor cost. (Hazen & Lynch, 2008). Reliability and dependability are two key concepts that determines the success of a company along with the delivery of the product. The logistical manager’s responsibility is to develop a blue print of operational preparedness and function that will help customers and reduce
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