October 2, 2017

Not All ELDs Make You Compliant, Suggests Ex-FMCSA Head Sandberg

Not All ELDs Make You Compliant -Suggests Ex FMCSA Head Sandberg

The upcoming FMCSA’s ELD mandate has received a lot of attention during the last couple of months. After OOIDA attempted several times to delay and repeal the mandate, the Supreme Court of America ruled in favor of the ELD mandate and effectively ended the legal battle. The case was then

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October 1, 2017

Announcing the KeepTruckin ELD with Cellular

Announcing the KeepTruckin ELD with Cellular

One of KeepTruckin’s central design principles is flexibility — one platform that supports all types of fleets. That is why we are excited to announce the launch of the KeepTruckin ELD with Cellular — the most powerful telematics device in the industry, now with an integrated cellular connection. The Difference

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September 28, 2017

The Canadian ELD Mandate is Expected to be Approved This Year

The Canadian ELD Mandate is Expected to be Approved This Year

After six years of hard work poured into developing its technical standards, Canada finally is going to have its own version of the ELD mandate. Assuming that the publication timeline of the CCMTA (Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators) goes as planned, members of the trucking industry can expect the

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September 28, 2017

E-log Mobile Apps vs. ELDs vs. AOBRDs

E-Log Mobile Apps vs ELDs vs AOBRDs

As the ELD mandate deadline grows closer, we are trying to answer as many questions as possible regarding the ELD mandate and its implementation. The ELD mandate deadline is December 18, 2017, and drivers and carriers need to prepare before that. After the deadline, they will be cited and fined

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September 27, 2017

6 Techniques for Carriers and Truckers to Be More Successful

6 Techniques for Carriers and Truckers to Be More Successful

The trucking industry is one of the biggest income-generating industries in the United States. Statistics show that there are currently about 15.5 million trucks that are actively operating in the country. These trucks are responsible for generating a revenue of approximately $255.5 billion per year. Because the trucking industry transports

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September 26, 2017

Panelists Agree That Late ELD Adopters Will Experience Challenges Ahead

Panelists Agree That Late ELD Adopters Will Experience Challenges Ahead

In a recent panel discussion, experts said that carriers which still haven’t transitioned their fleets to comply with the upcoming ELD (Electronic Logging Device) mandate are bound to face challenges in the near future. Some of those difficulties and challenges would include ELD supply shortage, loss of productivity, a high

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September 25, 2017

10 Things to Know Before the ELD Mandate Becomes Mandatory

10 Things To Know Before The ELD Mandate Becomes Mandatory

The clock is ticking. The ELD mandate compliance date is December 18, 2017, and it is approaching fast. Despite several attempts to delay the FMCSA’s ELD rule, the mandate is all set to take effect as scheduled. After the compliance deadline, eligible truckers would require compliant electronic logging devices to

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September 22, 2017

The Complete Guide to Understanding Roadside Inspections

The Complete Guide to Understanding Roadside Inspections

The upcoming ELD mandate is going to solve a lot of trucking-related problems. Truck drivers will be able to avoid driver coercion, prevent Hours-of-Service violations, reduce the number of accidents and crashes, earn more money, and improve safety. While the focus right now is the upcoming FMCSA’s ELD mandate, the

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September 21, 2017

Congress to Tackle Crucial Trucking Policy Reforms in Upcoming Sessions

Congress to Tackle Crucial Trucking Policy Reforms in Upcoming Sessions

Several crucial provisions that could potentially shape the landscape of the trucking industry is expected to be tackled by the Congress in the next few sessions. These provisions can impact the regulatory guidelines for prominent trucking policies, such as the ELD mandate that is set to be enforced from December 18, 2017.

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September 20, 2017

States Object to OOIDA’s Claim Regarding ELD Mandate Enforcement

States Object to OOIDA’s Claim Regarding ELD Mandate Enforcement

State officials are raising questions about the validity of the legal petition that was recently filed by the OOIDA to the FMCSA. OOIDA’s petition claims that 26 states have not yet adopted the ELD mandate’s final ruling into their state laws and that 20 of these states haven’t even adopted

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