Key Benefits of Trucking Telematics

Technology in the trucking industry is a proliferating force, focusing on improving safety and saving money. Many would be more surprised to learn a truck lacked telematics technology than to hear a company equipped its trucks with the latest telematics GPS tracking tools.

Robust GPS tracking solutions provide insight into:

Driver behavior and overall fleet […]

The Promising Future of Smart Trailers and Telematics

Cargo security and safety is an expensive problem within the trucking industry. Every year, trucking companies report $15-$30 billion in stolen cargo. The trend does not show any signs of slowing down either. Adding to the security concern, there are a variety of new rules regarding the transport and safety of food. While these […]

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Innovative GPS Tracking Solutions to Improve Fleet Safety

Fleet owners need reliable methods to reduce risk and improve safety, but that can be hard to accomplish without the proper data. For example, fleet owners may suspect some of their drivers are habitual speeders. However, they cannot prove it without technology or until law enforcement pulls over the driver. By that point, the […]

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Discover Innovative Solutions for Unparalleled Driver Safety

Improving fleet safety should be a carrier’s top priority, but it is not always a simple matter to address. Carriers and fleet managers cannot hope to reduce risky behaviors if they do not know which of their drivers are at risk. By investing in risk management programs, fleets can identify unsafe drivers and correct […]

By |November 21st, 2017|Driver Safety, Driver Training, How's My Driving, Online Driver Education|Comments Off on Discover Innovative Solutions for Unparalleled Driver Safety|
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    Improved Safety and Connectivity through Fleet Telematics Technology

Improved Safety and Connectivity through Fleet Telematics Technology

Fleet managers use technology to improve safety and efficiency. However, telematics offers a holistic approach. Rather than addressing individual problems as they occur, telematics provides insights into a variety of driving factors that affect overall safety. Fleet managers can then use this information to develop preventative measures and policies that improve safety. Some driving […]

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    Last Minute Exemptions Continue to Roll in as ELD Deadline Approaches

Last Minute Exemptions Continue to Roll in as ELD Deadline Approaches

By December 18 of this year, truck drivers who do not qualify under existing exemptions laid out by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) must install a compliant electronic logging device (ELD). Even so, several organizations are seeking last minute exemptions. In these final weeks leading up to the mandate deadline, both the […]

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Is Your ELD Compliant?

With the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) electronic logging device (ELD) mandate rapidly approaching, drivers need to be sure their ELD is compliant with the ruling. Not all ELDs available on the market meet the FMCSA’s requirements so drivers need to familiarize themselves with the specifications. Further, some older ELDs have been grandfathered […]

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ELD Regulatory Compliance, Device Accessibility, and Cost Effectiveness

Fleet owners can no longer afford to drag their feet with regard to electronic logging devices. Though a few narrow exemptions have been made for yard-move and change of duty status, the vast majority of the mandate goes into effect December 18, 2017. With less than two months remaining, drivers and fleet compliance managers need […]

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Wake-up Call: Drowsy Driving

Deaths totaling 1,500. Injuries at 71,000.

This is the result of drowsy driving every year according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Most shocking within those numbers is the fact that, in most cases, there was no evidence of braking by the driver.

If those numbers aren’t a wake-up call, consider this. In a recent […]

By |September 23rd, 2016|Driver Monitoring, Driver Safety, Driver Training, Fleet Safety, Online Driver Education|Comments Off on Wake-up Call: Drowsy Driving|

It Can Wait–Facing a Victim of Distracted Driving

Most of us have done it – glanced at the phone while driving to see if a text was returned. Or responded to a message because it’s OK to do so at a red light, right?

Wrong!

Watch this compelling video as young drivers light-heartedly confess to distracted driving and why they think it’s […]

By |September 12th, 2016|Driver Safety, Driver Training, Fleet Safety, How's My Driving, Online Driver Education, Videos|Comments Off on It Can Wait–Facing a Victim of Distracted Driving|