Disaster Preparation for Your Business

Hurricanes, Nor'easters, blizzards, tornadoes, floods – nature has many ways to stop your business in its tracks. Relief efforts depend on heavy equipment, fire equipment and rescue trucks. Repair shops are needed to keep machinery working quickly and efficiently. Cooling Systems Caribe's Bobby Duran shares how to prepare your business for the worst imaginable.

Guidelines for Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaning

There are different ways to clean DPFs. Most are good; some not so good. The Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) of the American Trucking Associations has recognized a need to establish recommended practices for filter cleaning. Co-chairs of the study group at TMC are Bruce Balfour of Clean Diesel Specialists (CDS) and Wayne Juchno, NARSA Executive Director. Their report presents a look at the early drafts of the Recommended Practice for Diesel Particulate Filters.

Succession Planning for Family Businesses

Every business owner should have a succession plan in place. At the end of this session, participants will have an understanding of the key principles to help them prepare for transition, and the necessary steps to begin the process. This will increase their chances for long-term success and creating a legacy for both the family and the family business for generations to come.