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Dash Cameras: A Tool for Improving Safety and Assisting Drivers, Not Spying

Dash cameras have become a staple in the trucking industry, providing valuable footage of on-road incidents and helping to improve safety. However, many drivers are concerned that these cameras are being used to spy on them. In this article, we will explore the ways in which dash cameras are being used to assist drivers and improve safety, rather than being used to spy on them.

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Streamlining Payroll and Timekeeping: How GPS Tracking Can Improve Your Business

GPS tracking technology is not just for monitoring the location and movement of vehicles and equipment. It can also be used to streamline payroll and timekeeping for businesses of all sizes. By using GPS tracking in conjunction with timecard and payroll management systems, companies can reduce errors, ensure compliance with labor laws, and improve overall efficiency. In this article, we’ll explore how GPS tracking can

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DVIR Meaning: What is a DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report)?

The demands of fleet management can occasionally get too much. You might have caught yourself unconsciously looking for a solution to reduce the procedures involved in your daily operation, given the amount of labor that goes into maintaining each vehicle and managing each driver. Fortunately, there is an easy way to reduce your labor. With the help of the Driver Vehicle Inspection Report, you’ll be

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What is IFTA (International Fuel Tax Agreement) for Trucking? – 2023 Guide

If you are a trucker who travels across state lines, then you need to be familiar with IFTA. But, what is IFTA for trucking exactly? In this guide we’ll tell you everything you need to know about IFTA, from how it works to how to file your taxes. Let’s get started! What is the International Fuel Tax Agreement? IFTA is a structured arrangement among 48

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How Much Does GPS Fleet Tracking Cost in 2023?

While fleet tracking services are useful vehicle trackers for businesses, the monthly fee for both small and large-scale businesses can become fairly expensive. The average costs of tracking systems will vary depending on the brand of the tracking device, the quality, the features you choose, and how many vehicles you have in your fleet. Vehicle tracking is essential for businesses needing to keep a close

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Tips for School Bus Fleet Management in 2023

In the United States, about 26 million students ride school buses daily. In addition, there are about 480,000 school buses that transport United States students to school. Since millions of students use the school bus as a form of transportation, it’s your job to keep them safe. This means your school bus fleet has very little room for error and must always be operating efficiently.

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Guide to FMCSA’s 34-Hour Reset Rule

In the United States, about 2 million people experience injuries due to a CMV crash. Although there are many causes for accidents such as roadway problems, brake issues, speeding, distracted driving, and more, the most common cause is truck driver fatigue. The 34-hour reset is one of the rules designed to help reduce fatigue and allow drivers and companies to allocate their hours responsibly. What

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Definitive Guide of Passive vs Active GPS Trackers

As customers expect faster delivery times and service, accurate shipment tracking, and better customer service, you must keep up with the growing demand for GPS tracking systems. The benefits of using passive GPS trackers are invaluable to any fleet business. Tracking each vehicle ensures you can make better decisions by increasing productivity, lowering costs, and improving safety. What is a Passive GPS Tracker? Passive GPS

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What is a Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV)? What is a Non-CMV? Regulations?

Understanding the definitions of what a commercial motor vehicle is and what it’s not, along with the requirements associated with a CMV, is critical to ensure you’re following the FMCSA regulations for your fleet of vehicles. We’ll break down the differences between the two and the regulations. What is a Commercial Motor Vehicle? A CMV or commercial motor vehicle is operated for business or commercial

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Sleeper Berth vs. Off-Duty Time – What’s the Difference?

One way that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) tries to reduce accidents, injuries, and fatalities in trucks and other commercial motor vehicles is to issue and enforce the hours of service regulations for all truck drivers in the United States. In this article, we’ll provide all of the information and answers you need to know regarding the sleeper berth rule and how you

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