Thank you for your interest in becoming an approved carrier for The Roots Logistics, LLC. Our goal is to build healthy and prosperous relationships with outstanding carriers across North America. As a solutions provider, The Roots Logistics, LLC is here to help fulfill gaps on your company’s head haul, backhaul, deadhead, dedicated and spot freight needs. We appreciate our carriers and want to thank you for the capacity that you provide. We look forward to a successful business relationship with you and your company.

To become an Approved carrier, you must provide and meet the following criteria:

  • Provide your MC/MX# or DOT# to begin registration. Intrastate carriers without a DOT# may provide an applicable state registration number to begin registration.
  • Carrier Contact must be authorized to enter into and bind your company to the Carrier Agreement.
  • Validate or provide the carrier contact information.
  • Submit an electronic W9. (Canadian carriers will download special W-8 IRS form and submit offline.)
  • Complete the Carrier Profile.
  • Read and ACCEPT the “Carrier Agreement”.
  • Provide a Certificate of Insurance that meets the insurance minimum requirements below:
    (Certificates must be submitted from your insurance producer (agent))
    • $100,000 Minimum Cargo Coverage
    • $1,000,000 Auto Coverage
  • If RMIS does not already have a copy of your certificate on file, we will request one for you from your insurance agent (producer).
  • You will be required to meet the following Carrier Compliance Requirements:
    • Safety Rating must be Satisfactory, or None.
    • Active Operating Authority (greater than 90 days).
    • All Carriers must have appropriate Federal, State, or Provincial Authority.
    • Financially stable.