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1. (WO2016061355) METHODS, APPARATUSES, AND SYSTEMS FOR TRACKING FREIGHT

Pub. No.:    WO/2016/061355    International Application No.:    PCT/US2015/055741
Publication Date: Fri Apr 22 01:59:59 CEST 2016 International Filing Date: Fri Oct 16 01:59:59 CEST 2015
IPC: G06Q 10/08
H04W 60/00
Applicants: CROSS ROAD CENTERS LLC
Inventors: MAINS, Ronald H.
Title: METHODS, APPARATUSES, AND SYSTEMS FOR TRACKING FREIGHT
Abstract:
Methods, apparatus, and systems are provided for tracking freight. Embodiments include a tracking device for a trailer containing a load. The tracking device may include a housing including a connector, a main body, and a GPS tracker located within the main body and configured to track the location of the load. Tracking device may include a support member linking the connector and main body. Connector may securely attach to a container on the trailer and attach to a seal such that the container cannot be opened without breaking the seal. Support member may stabilize the housing and protect the tracking device during transit of the load. A tracking system may implement to monitor, gather information and report on the tracking device and the load.