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Best ELD Devices for Small Fleets

If you’re a commercial trucker or small-time fleet manager, chances are you’re familiar with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s requirements to install an electronic logging device in your vehicle(s).
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Omnitracs vs. KeepTruckin ELD: Which Is Better?

Ever since the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s electronic logging device mandate went into effect, drivers and fleet managers have struggled to figure out which device is best. There are
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Best Dash Cams with GPS Tracking

If you have made the decision to install dash cameras with your trucking fleet, you may have an idea about which features you want. Finding one of the best dash
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What Happens if You Unplug Your ELD?

The electronic logging device mandate requires commercial truckers and carriers such as bus drivers to use an approved, registered ELD in their vehicles. These devices rely on GPS and other
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Best Dash Cams for Truckers

Dash cameras may not have universal appeal among truckers, many of whom have privacy concerns. However, these cameras represent a key piece of technology that more and more companies install
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Guide to Dash Cam Installation

Installing dash cams throughout your trucking fleet can create improved safety for drivers while generating helpful data about how the driver operates the truck.   Even though some drivers may have concerns
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Essential Personal Conveyance Rules You Should Know

Personal conveyance rules are what allows your driver, or you, an owner-operator, to move a commercial motor vehicle outside of the federally mandated hours of service. In June 2018, the Federal
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Truck Dash Cams: What You Need to Know

Dashboard cameras are feature-rich devices that have become commonplace in vehicles of all sizes. Especially for medium to heavy-duty vehicles like trucks, dash cams provide numerous benefits. Truck dash cams
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Where to Mount a Dash Cam

Considering the many regulations of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, it makes sense to wonder where to mount a dash cam. Operators of commercial motor vehicles use dash cams
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