The ABCs of trucking

Learning the industry’s language helps the communication process

Just like any other industry, trucking has its own jargon. Do you know these acronyms and terms related to trucking? RFP (request for proposal); BOL (bill of lading); COE (cab over engine); PAD (pickup and delivery); EOBR (electronic onboard recorder); RGN  (removable gooseneck trailer); HOS (hours of service); GVW  (gross vehicle weight); LTL (less-than-truckload); LCV (long combination vehicle); MRO (medical review officer); O/O ( owner-operator); PM (preventive maintenance); TL

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