GPS Tracking News & Press

1 02, 2020

What’s The Difference Between AOBRD Versus ELD?

2020-01-28T16:04:57-05:00

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration put new ELD regulations into place on December 16th, 2019. This mandate requires that all Electronic Logging Devices on Commercial Motor Vehicles have certain safety and transfer features. While there are some exemptions to these new ELD standards, most commercial operators are still required to have a compliant ELD [...]

What’s The Difference Between AOBRD Versus ELD?2020-01-28T16:04:57-05:00
28 01, 2020

ELD Compliance Checklist For 2020

2020-01-28T15:59:58-05:00

An Electronic Logging Device or ELD is required by the Department of Transportation (DOT) to accurately record a vehicle’s driving hours. This device is connected to the engine itself, and the system provides a monitor for the driver to make sure they are aware. Most also have the ability to connect to a printer or [...]

ELD Compliance Checklist For 20202020-01-28T15:59:58-05:00
23 01, 2020

Are you considering adding cameras to your vehicles but have second thoughts?

2020-01-22T11:27:28-05:00

Here are the potential benefits of installing vehicle cameras: Protects drivers from false complaints and fraudulent claims Reduces insurance premiums through safer claims history Resolves at-fault claims quickly and cost-effectively Promotes safe driving through coaching and feedback Increases productivity Peace of mind What would a 20%, 40% or 80% reduction in claims costs mean for [...]

Are you considering adding cameras to your vehicles but have second thoughts?2020-01-22T11:27:28-05:00
10 01, 2020

Cargo Theft & ELD Mandate Creates Increase In Truck Asset Tracking Needs

2020-01-08T12:10:03-05:00

Moving valuable cargo from Point A to Point B in today’s modern world requires more security than simply a good trailer lock. New regulations continue to come into play depending on the size of the cargo vehicle, and the contents being hauled. Today most competitive and profitable cargo transport fleets are deploying GPS-based asset tracking [...]

Cargo Theft & ELD Mandate Creates Increase In Truck Asset Tracking Needs2020-01-08T12:10:03-05:00
7 01, 2020

Equipment Rental Theft And Recovery Solutions

2020-01-07T11:07:01-05:00

Companies that rent heavy equipment and specialized machines make a major investment upfront. Making sure that each unit is being used and used properly helps realize a maximum return on that investment in a reasonable amount of time. Things like misuse, damage, breakdowns, and outright theft of a particular unit can lead to major loss [...]

Equipment Rental Theft And Recovery Solutions2020-01-07T11:07:01-05:00
3 12, 2019

Complete Fuel / Oil Truck Monitoring Of Pump Meters & Safe Driving For Fleet Managers

2019-12-02T11:54:15-05:00

Many residential homes in rural areas use fuel oil as their primary or backup heating source. It's also very popular for keeping outbuildings and machine shops warm. During times of deep cold, fuel oil consumption can skyrocket catching people off guard. In these times property owners rely on fast, consistent fuel oil delivery to keep [...]

Complete Fuel / Oil Truck Monitoring Of Pump Meters & Safe Driving For Fleet Managers2019-12-02T11:54:15-05:00
2 12, 2019

Snowplow Tracking & Outside Dash Cam Monitoring Fleets This Winter

2019-12-02T11:45:30-05:00

Snow is a commonplace issue in winter throughout much of the United States and Canada. Municipalities typically clear streets with their own fleet of snowplows. While businesses, apartments, shopping malls, and other commercial properties are left to contract outside snow removal companies to make sure that their parking areas are cleared in a timely manner. [...]

Snowplow Tracking & Outside Dash Cam Monitoring Fleets This Winter2019-12-02T11:45:30-05:00
14 11, 2019

GPS Tracking Solutions For HVAC Companies Keep Customers Happy & Eye on Stored Equipment

2019-11-11T11:59:52-05:00

The changes in seasons are typically a time of hyperactivity for HVAC companies. Service calls and emergency situations are even more likely to occur in the change from fall into winter and again spring into summer. Families, businesses and commercial properties rely on HVAC service providers to keep people at a comfortable, safe temperature. Efficiency [...]

GPS Tracking Solutions For HVAC Companies Keep Customers Happy & Eye on Stored Equipment2019-11-11T11:59:52-05:00
11 11, 2019

Excessive Idling Costs Big Money To Fleets. Why Monitoring Idle Time Pays Off

2019-11-11T11:51:47-05:00

Fuel costs are a major concern for service fleet managers who need to mind their bottom line. Things like excess idle time, driver misuse, inefficient route planning, and excessive use of power take-off features can all contribute to unnecessary fuel use. GPS Technology Can Help Minimize Excess Idle Time Fuel cost is one of the [...]

Excessive Idling Costs Big Money To Fleets. Why Monitoring Idle Time Pays Off2019-11-11T11:51:47-05:00
2 10, 2019

Improve Dispatch & Routing Workflow With Contractor Mobile WorkForce Tracking

2019-09-26T10:35:59-04:00

The speed of 21st-century technology and the need to service clients across a broad area has prompted many companies, to transition to a mobilized workforce. Wireless devices, updated inventory, and other logistic advantages continue to help service companies run at optimal efficiency. This has a variety of benefits for fleet and dispatch managers who need [...]

Improve Dispatch & Routing Workflow With Contractor Mobile WorkForce Tracking2019-09-26T10:35:59-04:00