AOBRD use after April 1? FMCSA has a clarification
specialist. It was sponsored by Teletrac Navman, an ELD manufacturer. As for the AOBRD rule, in a use a new ELD-capable device that runs compliant AOBRD software after that date?" The succinct answer ELDs.jpg both ELDs and Automatic Onboard Recording Devices. The revised Q&A on the page asked whether a AOBRDs is the latest development as the trucking industry heads toward full ELD implementation on are some uncertainties with the ELD mandate as the April 1 deadline for full enforcement nears. But ELD rule
OOIDA study paints highly negative view of ELD impact so far; asks for Congressional hearing
on their own authority, 61% said they had purchased an ELD, and 73% under lease had done so. The low ELDs.jpg opposition to various aspects of the ELD mandate, is--not surprisingly--extremely negative toward the rule are left wondering why the federal government allowed ELDs to be self-certified by manufactuers in the OOIDA study paints highly negative view of ELD impact so far; asks for Congressional hearing described as company driver, and fleet owner. The tighter ELD rule went into effect in December, but 35 ELD enforcement acting president and CEO Todd Spencer requested an oversight hearing on the issue of ELDs. The letter
Report: early struggles with ELDs
occasions, none with more trucker-minded vehemence than here. Naturally, the FMCSA argues that the ELD ELD mandate safety has improved under ELDs, but the ones who feel roads are less safe were more vocal. It’s a heated ELDs Report: early struggles with ELDs transportation, recently conducted the first of several surveys to come on the ELD Mandate. The load or we pull out of the shipper.” Another wrote, “The ELD mandate just makes it harder to hit ELD deliveries, especially ones that only recently installed ELDs. One main reason for the struggle is too
Konexial is all about driver connection
ELDMarketplace app works for iOS and Android platforms. My20 includes ELD, map integration, a fuel tool with ELD mandate ELD industry by providing compliance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA . Compliance with the ELD mandate is common knowledge in the trucking industry, but the potential need to adopt a quality ELD. Technology has the power to connect drivers with real time information to ELDs, which would soon be on smartphones, and Konexial could work in direct coordination with a ELD
ELD mandate threatens to shut down Santa
depart for the next house. Urbanization has helped, but with strictly enforced ELDs, Santa needs to compliance with Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs), but Santa has outmaneuvered him again and converted to a ELD mandate elds ." Approximately 2.5 billion kids worldwide were at risk of untimely delivery due to the ELD mandate measures." Like many carriers, Santa has been stressed about the ELD mandate, knowing that compliance Like many carriers, Santa has been stressed about the ELD mandate, knowing that compliance is ELD ELD mandate threatens to shut down Santa
With little chance of complete ELD compliance by April, what does the future hold?
Though the ELD mandate has been in effect since December 2017, the compliance rates for fleets with ELD mandate half of the carriers who have say, 20 trucks and below, have implemented ELDs.” With regard to With little chance of complete ELD compliance by April, what does the future hold? ELDs (Photo: Pexels) It has been about two months since the ELD mandate, and there has been a flurry of to implement ELD. “So, the kind of thought process that the mandate is already in effect and thus utility of the technology itself. Recently, we covered how ELD compliance is positively nudging towards , a company that provides ELD solutions. “On the side of the smaller fleets, I think a lot of them
New round of funding to drive new solutions for KeepTruckin
logging device (ELD) success and turn the data it is collecting into actionable information for . But its core product to date is its ELD device, which is now installed in some 200,000 trucks The KeepTruckin ELD is providing useful data that the company is turning into actionable The KeepTruckin ELD is providing useful data that the company is turning into actionable information for customers. keeptruckin eld.jpg ELD recorded hours but is not ELD compliant. “Our user base for that is significantly bigger, but increasingly, people are switching to the ELDs,” he said. As the April 1 hard deadline fast approaches
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“kindergarten-playground-esque", but still a favorite among the most successful truckers. The ELD mandate . Drivers that operate with ELDs and compliant, shouldn't complain. they will become enormous victors in eld elds
How to use ELD's new data points to your advantage
How to use ELD's new data points to your advantage ELD mandate -- even while technically falling within the scope of ELD compliance. How can you use your ELD and GPS drilled down and refined in order to be used for the value it holds. ELD data is becoming a . But how do you use it? Dean Croke, Chief Analytics Officer of FreightWaves, discussed ELDs in As FreightWaves recently reported, one of the most overlooked aspects of the ELD mandate is less ELDs ELD to your advantage. Now that you have ELD, you have a lot of useful information at your fingertips company’s operational safety parameters. How can you use your ELD and GPS data to improve driver
ELDs forcing greater efficiencies for Taylor Farms and other suppliers
ELD mandate ELDs forcing greater efficiencies for Taylor Farms and other suppliers impacts of the newly implemented ELD law that will be 100 percent enforced on April 1, 2018. wait times. So are ELDs actually helping with the process? “The one positive spin, and this may be a ELDs impacts of the newly implemented ELD law that will be 100 percent enforced on April 1, 2018. “The ELD perishable so how can we get full truckloads); and a unique opportunity with the ELD mandate.” Given the ELD enforcement
ELDs will drive up rates, increase shortage of drivers
therefore ELDs may slow them down a little bit. Our best guess is that about half of the trucks will be ELD Kenworth.jpg The truck productivity hit that many have feared from electronic logging devices (ELD) may not be ELDs will drive up rates, increase shortage of drivers made his remarks during FTR’s “State of Freight: Preparing for the ELD Future” webinar. “What we know The truck productivity hit that many have feared from electronic logging devices (ELD) may not be is if they take an over-the-road truck that drives a lot of hours and add ELDs and see what the ELD install an ELD. Fleets using AOBRD devices must be using certified, registered ELDs by December
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Today’s Pickup: ELD compliance rate continues creeping up
Today’s Pickup: ELD compliance rate continues creeping up The ELD compliance rate continues to inch up among fleets according to the latest survey conducted by CarrierLists. ELDs ELD image.png nearly all items. (Multichannel Merchant) Final Thoughts The latest CarrierLists survey of ELD Good day, With less than six weeks to go before the hard deadline of April 1, the ELD compliance traveling between 450 and 550 miles have increased from 1.05 transit days before the ELD mandate went
ELD compliance still a problem as April 1 approaches
,” he said. The late adoption of ELDs is also a cause for concern. ELD is an electronic equipment and The April 1 deadline is a few days away and the ELD compliance rate does not look as good as the surveys make it out to be. ELD mandate with their ELD initiation. Fleets that run without ELDs would be issued 10 hours out of service ELD compliance still a problem as April 1 approaches (Source: Shutterstock) The hard deadline of the ELD mandate is finally here, as the market sees a ELD rule rush in fleets trying to buy and fit ELDs on their trucks to steer clear of penalties or hits to ELD+image.png press which claim more than a 90 percent compliance rate for ELD. I do not believe that their data is
Today's Pickup: ELDs, sensing technology, and trucking
Today's Pickup: ELDs, sensing technology, and trucking ELD hard enforcement had its impact on rates months ago, but the physical impacts to drivers and (Photo: Shutterstock) Good day, We are a few weeks into the ELD hard enforcement date of April 1st ELDs were able to fly down the hill with a speed you had not felt before. ELDs could be a gateway to a more
Studying compliance rates post ELD mandate
Studying compliance rates post ELD mandate ELD mandate haul fleets are ELD compliant compared to 75% of the shorter haul fleets. “This 20% difference is ELD compliance rates have been increasing since the mandate as fleets must be fully compliant The overall compliance ELD compliance rates have been going up since the ELD mandate in December buying an ELD that is not compatible with the systems they are running. He attributes this to the before April (Photo: Shutterstock) If we look at the ELD compliance rates of trucking fleets from a few months before the ELD mandate to the present, it seems to have followed a pattern. Though a lot of ELD
ELD driven capacity shortage or April fools?
the small to mid-size carriers surveyed stated they were already ELD compliant. The ELD mandate ELD driven capacity shortage or April fools? (Photo: Wikimedia Commons By Thefleetbeat) The ELD “hard” enforcement period began on April 1st impact of the ELD enforcement period. Drivers who were initially frustrated by having to abide by the There has been a lot of hype surrounding the arrival of the hard enforcement period of ELD carrier ELD ELD enforcement most of the potential pitfalls with the ELD mandate given the soft enforcement period that was
Will ELDs lead to greater highway danger, worsen “driver shortage,” halt civilization?
the story by any means. According to the most recent Stifel report, the top five unresolved ELD Will ELDs lead to greater highway danger, worsen “driver shortage,” halt civilization? ELD mandate also remain plenty of other unresolved issues. Just yesterday, ELD suppliers, such as KeepTruckin industry? And really, this ELD thing will be good news. Why? Because it’s healthy for an industry to get This is ELD deadline week, and the sky is falling. Or maybe it already fell. Is it the end of the This is ELD deadline week, and the sky is falling. Or maybe it already fell. Is it the end of the ELDs This is ELD deadline week, and the sky is falling. Or maybe it already fell. Is it the end of the world as we know it?
ELDs expected to take a bite out of productivity, push rates higher
ELD if the carrier operates across state lines and for any driver who maintains eight or more days regulation states that any driver currently using a paper log must install an ELD. Fleets using AOBRD devices actual rule? The ELD rule is set to be fully implemented on Dec. 16, 2017. Essentially, the must be using certified, registered ELDs by December 2019. More specifically, drivers must use an ELDs expected to take a bite out of productivity, push rates higher Teletrac Navman ELD.jpg Motor Carrier Administration’s (FMCSA) electronic logging devices (ELDs) regulation goes into effect
Bill introduced to delay ELD rule 2 years
followed by a bill from U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (R-TX) that would delay the ELD compliance deadline electronic logging device (ELD) rule was in the final stages to launch, Congress has given opponents to the or changes to the ELD rule, set to go into full effect on Dec. 18, 2017, are warranted. The bill ELD implementation date Just when it appeared, after years of contentious debate, that the until December 2019 – a two-year delay. Babin's bill is H.R. 3282, the ELD Extension Act of 2017. “We Teletrac Navman ELD.jpg Bill introduced to delay ELD rule 2 years ELD
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