Technology en Doft integrates with PostEverywhere to simplify freight posting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Silicon Valley <a href="" target="_blank">truck-sharing startup Doft</a> (do freight transportation) announced it is integrating with online <a href="" target="_blank">load-posting platform PostEverywhere</a>. &ldquo;This new integration will now give customers of both companies a more simplified freight posting process, improving the lives of truckers and shippers and pushing the entire trucking industry to new heights,&rdquo; the company explained.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Technology Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:51:00 +0000 222861 at Sleek Fleet solution to connect truck drivers with shippers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Sleek Fleet announced the official launch of its web- and mobile-enabled freight marketplace solution designed to directly connect owner operators with loads from shippers.</p> <p>Sleek Fleet explained it maintains a database of verified drivers, with full driving histories, insurance information and more, and handles all transactions, paying drivers within four hours of proper paperwork submission.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Technology Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:42:00 +0000 222851 at Webinar: Using video in the accident liability process <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>You&rsquo;ve received word of a collision and your driver may or may not be at fault. Now what? Learn how the experts use video technology &ndash; including ECU, mapping and G-force data &ndash; in the accident liability process, including litigation, pre-litigation and accident reconstruction.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Technology Thu, 20 Jul 2017 18:12:00 +0000 222821 at Geotab partners with J. J. Keller and TMW Systems <div class="field-deck"> Partnerships bring J. J. Keller Driver DataSense, TMWSuite, and TMW TruckMate to the Geotab Marketplace. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">Geotab</a> announced the launch of Driver DataSense from <a href="" target="_blank">J. J. Keller &amp; Associates</a> and integrations to TMWSuite and TMW TruckMate from <a href="" target="_blank">TMW Systems</a>.</p> <p>Selected specifically to address the needs of their mutual customers, J. J. Keller and TMW Systems join a portfolio of mobile apps, software Add-Ins and hardware Add-Ons, enabling Geotab customers to customize and extend their fleet management.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Technology Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:15:00 +0000 222791 at CX North America releases freight vision mobile app <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>CX North America Information Services Inc. announced the availability of the <a href="" target="_blank">Freight Vision Mobile App</a>, a new product designed to give a range of users, especially at the management level, visibility over the status of their freight operations anytime and anywhere.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Technology Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:00:00 +0000 222771 at Report: State laws need changing to support platooning, AVs <div class="field-deck"> Tailgating laws are a “direct impediment” to the deployment of self-driving vehicles and platooning efforts, group says. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>One of the hurdles facing the wider deployment of <a href="">autonomous vehicles</a> (AVs) as well as efforts to develop <a href="">platooning strategies</a> for cars and commercial trucks alike are what&rsquo;s being called &ldquo;outdated state laws,&rdquo; according to a <a href="</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Regulations Technology Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:05:00 +0000 222711 at <p>To date Arkansas, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas have all enacted &quot;tailgating&quot; exemptions to foster platooning and AV development.</p> Delay for ELD mandate? Leading transportation attorney says not likely <div class="field-deck"> House measure would require FMCSA study; Agency defends mandate </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Hours after a House committee passed a measure requiring additional study on the pending electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, a leading transportation attorney downplayed the chances of a major overhaul.</p> <p>Included in a Department of Transportation fiscal 2018 funding bill passed July 17 by the House Appropriations Committee was language requiring a closer look &ldquo;whether a full or targeted delay in ELD implementation and enforcement would be appropriate.&rdquo;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Regulations Technology Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:20:00 +0000 222661 at <p>In response to the House measure,&nbsp;FMCSA&nbsp;defended its efforts and said the ELD mandate&nbsp;&ldquo;requires only the most basic, lowest cost devices that still meet the statutory requirements.&rdquo;&nbsp;<em>(Photo:&nbsp;PeopleNet)</em></p> Omnitracs registers ELD solution with FMCSA <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Omnitracs announced it has <a href="" target="_blank">completed testing on an electronic logging device</a> (ELD) solution that it says meets the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration&rsquo;s (FMCSA) ELD mandate requirements.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Regulations Technology Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:16:00 +0000 222641 at Maven Machines releases new ELD solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Maven Machines announced a new line of products, the <a href="" target="_blank">Smartsense IoT platform</a>, to &ldquo;transform&rdquo; the company into a full Fleet Management System (FMS) vendor and new entrant to ELD compliance.</p> <p>Maven unveiled a unified fleet management platform that ties together driver performance, GPS and telematics data, and vehicle engine data. The combined data serve to improve safety, increase fleet efficiency, and automate regulatory compliance including the ELD (Electronic Logging Device) mandate set to begin Dec. 18.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Technology Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:57:00 +0000 222621 at Drivewyze expands bypass services in North Carolina <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>When <a href="" target="_blank">Drivewyze expands its number of active sites</a> in North Carolina around Aug. 1, the weigh station bypass service will be available at a total of 16 locations in the Tar Heel State.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Driver Management Resource Center News Technology Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:43:00 +0000 222601 at