Have you had to deal with delays due to road construction? When truckers are trying to stay on schedule, orange cones and workers in hard-hats waving flags are not a welcome sight.
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports how road construction along Interstate 5 Washington State is about to make life complicated for trucking companies, who are planning in advance for the the delays.
While road repairs are needed to keep highways in working order, the disruption must be dealt with by truckers and businesses meet deadlines and get loads delivered.
Big shippers, such as UPS, have been planning weeks in advance for the delays and to try and minimize any impact on their bottom line.