May 18, 2017

KeepTruckin Raises $18 Million Series B Funding to Scale

Today we announced that KeepTruckin has raised an additional $18 million in Series B funding, led by Scale Venture Partners and with our existing investors, GV and Index Ventures, participating. This new capital is a testament to the strength of our team, the quality of the product we have built,

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May 16, 2017

Do You Need ELDs? Answer These 5 Questions To Find Out

Do You Need ELDs - Feature Image

The FMCSA’s final ELD rule for commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) is all set to come into effect from December 18, 2017. Many trucking companies are hustling to find a good, reliable ELD provider that will help them stay compliant, while there are some carriers that are still wondering if they

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May 11, 2017

Texas Mandates ELDs for Intrastate Drivers; Other States to Follow

Texas Mandates ELDs for Intrastate Drivers while others states to follow

Texas has updated its Hours-of-Service code and made it mandatory for intrastate drivers to use electronic logging devices (ELDs) by December 19, 2019, to record duty statuses. As you must know that the FMCSA’s latest ELD mandate will come into effect from December 18, 2017. According to the recent update,

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May 9, 2017

Get Ready for CVSA International Roadcheck 2017

Get Ready for CVSA International Roadcheck 2017

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced that the annual International Roadcheck 2017 will be held June 6-8. Are you prepared? The CVSA Annual Roadcheck is a 72-hour event in which nearly 17 vehicles are inspected every minute. In this blog post, we help you get ready for the

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May 2, 2017

4 Reasons Why OOIDA’s Appeal to Supreme Court Won’t Work

4 Reasons Why OOIDA's Appeal to Supreme Court Won't Work

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association, aka OOIDA, has filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court for hearing the ELD mandate case. In October 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals rejected OOIDA’s petition that the FMCSA’s latest ELD rule should be repealed. The U.S. Court of Appeals, however, rejected OOIDA’s

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April 26, 2017

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April Is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

“Distracted driving kills thousands of people on our roads every year.”, says Kelly Nantel, Vice President of the National Safety Council. The National Safety Council dedicates the month of April for spreading awareness about distracted driving and improving the safety of drivers. Research estimates that nearly 80% of driving accidents involve

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April 20, 2017

FMCSA Announces ELD Public Meeting on Device Specs

FMCSA Announces Public Meeting on ELD Device Specs

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, aka the FMCSA, is set to hold a public meeting next month in Washington D.C. to discuss specs for electronic logging devices. According to the announcement, discussions revolve around the technical specifications in the final ELD rule. The primary purpose of scheduling this meeting

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April 19, 2017

10 Benefits of GPS Tracking Systems for Fleets

Top 10 GPS Benefits for Fleets

GPS tracking allows fleet managers to monitor the location of vehicles in real-time. Although it is not a mandatory feature in FMCSA’s final ELD rule, it is considered quite essential in the day-to-day operations of trucking companies. There are many benefits of real-time GPS tracking for all kind of fleets.

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