May 16, 2018

The true impact and cost of ELD violations

The true impact and cost of ELD violations

The FMCSA recently updated the CSA’s Safety Measurement System (SMS) with new ELD violations and severity weights. There are now 22 ELD-related violations that count against SMS scores. As you must know, ELD violations did not affect CSA scores during the “soft enforcement” period — between December 18, 2017, and

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May 10, 2018

How to avoid ELD violations that affect CSA scores

How to avoid ELD violations that affect CSA scores

Although the FMCSA’s ELD mandate became effective on December 18, 2017, ELD violations didn’t affect CSA scores until April 1, 2018. The “soft enforcement” period was to ensure a smooth transition to electronic logging devices. However, now that “full enforcement” has begun on April 1, 2018, ELD violations are affecting

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April 26, 2018

The CSA’s SMS update includes new ELD violations and severity weights

The CSA’s SMS update includes new ELD violations and severity weights

The FMCSA has updated the CSA’s Safety Measurement System (SMS) with new ELD violations as well as severity weights for each violation. As of April 1, 2018, new violations associated with the FMCSA’s ELD mandate will fall under the Hours of Service Compliance BASIC category in the CSA’s Safety Measurement

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April 25, 2018

How KeepTruckin ensures compliance during inspections

How KeepTruckin ensures compliance during inspections

Our #1 priority at KeepTruckin is to make sure that all of our customers are compliant—but many of our customers didn’t expect that their life on the road would also become much easier with the KeepTruckin ELD on their dash. When it comes to roadside inspections and audits, the KeepTruckin

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April 20, 2018

3 reasons why customers choose KeepTruckin

3 reasons why customers choose KeepTruckin

KeepTruckin is the highest-rated ELD solution in the market. Over 500,000 drivers and 40,000 fleets use KeepTruckin and trust us for their compliance, regulatory, and fleet management needs. In this blog post, we take a more in-depth look at what makes KeepTruckin the best provider of electronic logging devices and

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April 12, 2018

How to find the right ELD?

How to find the right ELD

Full enforcement of the ELD mandate has begun. It means that non-exempt drivers without ELDs are being put out-of-service by enforcement officials. If you don’t have the right ELD solution, you’re already late. The process of ELD implementation cannot be put off any longer. For many, however, the process can

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April 10, 2018

Full enforcement: 7 things to know about ELD mandate compliance

Full enforcement - 7 things to know about ELD mandate compliance

Despite a lot of resistance, full enforcement of the ELD mandate has finally begun on April 1, 2018. According to the FMCSA’s ELD mandate, non-exempt commercial drivers need a compliant electronic logging device. If a driver does not have an ELD when required, he will have to face stiff penalties.

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April 2, 2018

April 1, 2018: Full enforcement begins

April 1, 2018 - Full enforcement begins

April 1 is here, and full enforcement of the ELD mandate has begun. All non-exempt commercial drivers now need an FMCSA-compliant ELD. If a driver does not have a compliant ELD when required, he/she will be placed out-of-service for 10 hours. When the ELD mandate became effective on December 18,

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March 26, 2018

The FMCSA details return-to-duty procedure

The FMCSA details return-to-duty procedure

From April 1, non-exempt drivers without compliant ELDs will be placed out of service. Although the ELD mandate became effective from December 18, 2017, full enforcement didn’t begin. Before the ELD mandate implementation date, the CVSA had confirmed that drivers wouldn’t be placed out of service until April 1, 2018.

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