December 7, 2018

How a fleet of 50 trucks perfected the art of safety through dash cams

How a fleet of 50 trucks perfected the art of safety through dash cams

The video accompanying this blog post was taken at KeepTruckin’s Nashville office. We invited customers in to talk informally about their challenges and how KeepTruckin’s fleet management solutions are helping their business. A front-facing dashboard camera or dash cam records what the driver sees. That information can be invaluable. “I

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November 26, 2018

10 worst roads to avoid this coming winter

10 worst roads to avoid this coming winter

The winter season presents new challenges on the road. As the temperature drops, icy roads make it tricky to maneuver around corners or gauge stopping distance. Heavy snow and fog may also significantly reduce driver visibility. During these conditions, it helps to know which locations and road are particularly dangerous

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November 12, 2018

6 tips on how to pass your next roadside inspection

6 tips on how to pass your next roadside inspection

Roadside inspections may make drivers and fleet managers a little nervous. An inspection may seem like a nuisance, but it’s important as it ensures safety for the driver and other motorists on the road. Roadside inspections are on-the-spot safety checks that may take some drivers by surprise if they are

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November 8, 2018

4 ways your fleet will benefit from the KeepTruckin App Marketplace

KeepTruckin App Marketplace Benefits for Fleets

We’re in the middle of a technological revolution in trucking. Fleets need modern, scalable, and innovative platforms that can adapt to unique business processes and evolve alongside the changing trucking landscape. That’s why we’ve created the KeepTruckin App Marketplace. The App Marketplace is home to industry-leading applications and integrations designed

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October 16, 2018

Will Kling, aka Lil Dawg, unboxes and reviews the Smart Dashcam

Will Kling, aka Lil Dawg, unboxes and reviews the Smart Dashcam

“It was easy. As soon as I plugged it into the new ELD, it registered it right away.” — Will Kling, aka Lil Dawg. The KeepTruckin Smart Dashcam is easy by design. It’s a simple, plug-and-play video solution for fleets of every size. Recently, Lil Dawg—a professional truck driver and

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October 10, 2018

4 reasons to use a dash cam

4 reasons to use a dash cam

With the introduction of new technology such as electronic logging devices and dash cams, the trucking industry is evolving. There is a lot more focus on safety and minimizing the number of road accidents nowadays, and dash cams may play a crucial role in achieving that goal. If you are

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October 4, 2018

5 Tips For Improving Fuel Efficiency

5 tips for improving fuel efficiency

According to a 2018 report published by Fleet Financials, fuel expenses are the primary reason for trucking companies’ higher Total Cost of Ownership index. While depreciation and maintenance costs added 1.4 percent and 2.5 percent respectively, fuel expenditures contributed a total of 12 percent. As fuel prices continue to rise,

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October 3, 2018

5 Challenges of Running a Small Fleet (And How to Overcome Them)

5 Challenges of Running a Small Fleet (And How to Overcome Them)

A small fleet doesn’t necessarily mean easier operations. People who manage smaller fleets may have to face unique challenges in the form of limited human and financial resources. Providing customers with the best service you can, managing a limited budget, and staying competitive in the industry can be overwhelming. Here

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