TECHNOLOGY UPDATE

Canadians have just two years to get ready for their ELD mandate. American carriers currently...

What American Carriers Need to Know About Canada's ELD Rule

Canada is bringing its own ELD regulations into force in June 2021. American carriers operating there will need to use ELDs that comply with the Canadian rules. There are only a few differences, but some are substantial.

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On the Spot: ReAx Electric Steering Assist from ZF [Video]

On the Spot: ReAx Electric Steering Assist from ZF [Video]

ReAx from ZF was originally designed as something that would make it easier to steer a truck at lower speeds, but it has become a key component in automated driver assist features and may someday enable fully autonomous driving.

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Supply chain and logistics trends affect the trucking industry in many ways and even small...

Why Fleets Should Care About Logistics and Supply Chains

Logistics and supply chains used to be the worries of shippers and third-party logistics companies. Today, supply chain and logistics trends affect the trucking industry in many ways and even small carriers need to stay on top of it.

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J.J. Keller’s CSA Performance Suite combines dashboard reporting with compliance assistance and...

J.J. Keller CSA Performance Suite Helps Fleets Manage Safety

J.J. Keller’s CSA Performance Suite combines dashboard reporting with compliance assistance and training to help fleets proactively manage their CSA scores.

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The Permit Book driver app and fleet management tool allows key documents to be electronically...

Permit Book App Lets Fleets Manage Required Driver Documents

The Permit Book driver app and fleet management tool allows key documents to be electronically loaded into the system and assigned to a driver, truck or trailer to be accessed and viewed on the road.

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Truck Platooning on Forest Roads [Video]

Truck Platooning on Forest Roads [Video]

Gravel and dirt roads present some unique challenges for truck platooning technology. FPInnovations and its partners have been testing the technology on backroads in Quebec, Canada to see how it might peform in the real world.

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A report titled “Telematics Market - Growth, Trends and Forecast (2019 - 2024)” observed the...

Global Telematics Market to See Growth Over Next Five Years

The global telematics market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.7% over the next five years, with developments in North America leading the way.

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If handled properly, experts say, even bad social media posts can be a good thing for your fleet.

Dealing With the Dark Side of Social Media

Many executives fear social media because of the damage an irate poster can inflict. But if handled properly, even bad posts can be a good thing for your fleet. (Part of a three-part series on how fleets can use Facebook to recruit and retain drivers.)

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