Cargo Securement is essential to your cargo safety. Improperly secured cargo can cause cargo shifting which may result in trailer sway or additional stress on the trailer and tow vehicle as well as the possibility of losing cargo on the roadway, which can create a danger for other drivers.

By understanding cargo control products and cargo factors, you can properly secure cargo equipment that prevents possible cargo shifting damage, protects the public, protects the driver, protects companies, and complies with DOT regulations. Learn more about cargo load factors, cargo equipment, cargo securement regulations and cargo securement tips below.

Important Cargo Factors