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Fleets: Focus on Drivers for Safety

Drivers are key to safety, according to fleets on an FMCSA safety panel.

Hiring the right drivers, supporting them with technology, and keeping them healthy are three winning strategies when it comes to operating a safe fleet. Those were some of the observations from seven panelists participating in two discussions on "What’s Working" at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Truck Safety Summit held Aug. 5.

COVID-19’s Impact on Tolling for Commercial Fleets

COVID-19’s Impact on Tolling for Commercial Fleets

The rise of all-electronic tolling across the United States, which has accelerated due to COVID-19 concerns with cash payments and toll booth interactions, has resulted in new challenges for commercial fleets, especially if they are heavy toll facility users with a national footprint.

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What Can Autonomy Do for the Middle Mile?

The Gatik fleet completes autonomous middle-mile deliveries by doing a “constrained Level 4”...

The middle mile in the supply chain is ripe for efficiency gains, while its repeatable routes make it a fit for early autonomous transportation adoption. Gatik’s Sam Saad explains when, how, and why.

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3 Fleets on the Benefits of Hair-Testing for Drugs

U.S. Xpress started its hair testing program with a pilot program among student driver hires.

Trucking fleets that have implemented hair testing for illegal drugs in addition to the DOT-mandated urine testing for commercial drivers say not only is it the right thing to do, but it also offers benefits that fleets might not think about.

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Test Drive: Mack’s New Medium-Duty Truck

Mack’s MD series opens new markets for the truck maker, whose customers previously had to go...

The introduction of the MD series trucks returns Mack Trucks to the medium-duty market after a 17-year hiatus. It was worth the wait. HDT's Jim Park has an industry-first test drive of the new truck.

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Got Questions? Modern Telematics Best Practices

Scott Sutarik is the VP of Commercial Vehicle Solutions at Geotab Inc. He has...

VP, Commercial Vehicle Solutions

Scott Sutarik from Geotab

VP, Commercial Vehicle Solutions

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