First day of ELDs hit KeepTruckin, Omnitracs, and BigRoad with technical issues
ELD mandate eldincab.jpg severe disruptions to its service on the first day ELDs were required to be on every truck Frustrated truckers lashed out on ELD companies' Facebook sites, complaining of technical issues Frustrated truckers lash out on Facebook On Monday, December 18, the ELD mandate went into effect ELD devices—and even if outages were not officially acknowledged by the ELD providers, users still said, and that “drivers who have already logged into the KeepTruckin app and connected to their ELD and turned on for the first time. Several ELD vendors, from KeepTruckin to Omnitracs, BigRoad, and First day of ELDs hit KeepTruckin, Omnitracs, and BigRoad with technical issues
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
The "driver shortage" is best thing to happen to truckers. Stop whining about it.
“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
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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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
ELDs have arrived, along with confusion and anxiety over impact
ELDs have arrived, along with confusion and anxiety over impact to require electronic logging devices (ELDs) on commercial vehicles, the day has finally arrived U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (R-TX) and social media campaigns led by the ELD or Me group on Facebook have ELD rule The ELD mandate is now in effect, but its overall impact on the industry remains uncertain. Nearly Teletrac Navman ELD.jpg tight supply and demand conditions are expected to tighten further [today] and thereafter, as the ELD require electronic logging devices (ELDs) on commercial vehicles, the day has finally arrived for most analyst Ravi Shanker agrees with. “Our last ELD survey in mid-November pointed to 3.5% capacity impact but
Expeditors anticipate growth when ELD mandate hits
trend will gradually gain momentum as more capacity leaves the market post-ELD. I sat down with Bob comply with the ELD mandate leave the market. In the current trucking market, where capacity is tight Expeditors anticipate growth when ELD mandate hits Will trucking's 'ambulance service' turn into a staple? The looming ELD mandate that requires every his team had to say about what the ELD mandate means for expedited shipping. “It’s not going to be looking forward to increased demand in the post-ELD world. The primary reason is the widespread ELD how the ELD mandate will change their segment of the industry.
Trucking with ELDs
facts around ELDs, their impact on operations, and potential solutions to mitigate those impacts. Many larger carriers already require their drivers to use electronic logging devices (ELD), but for Many larger carriers already require their drivers to use ELDs, but for smaller carriers that make up the majority of the industry, the implementation of ELDs and their associated cost could be a ELDs-on-Trucking-Impacts-and-Solutions promo 2.jpg Trucking with ELDs ELD all trucking companies have fewer than 20 trucks, and 90% have 6 or fewer – the implementation of ELDs game-changer. This infographic highlights some of the key facts around ELDs, their impact on
Funding boosts KeepTruckin beyond ELDs
availability. It leads to a more efficient freight marketplace. “The ELD connects to the vehicle, so startup has since expanded from its free, smartphone-based ELD to creating a hardware telematics management The ELD mandate is set to take effect December 18, 2017, and investors are betting on San for the trucking industry. “The ELD mandate is what’s forcing the adoption of ELDs, and the ELDs have an ELD today that are going to have to have one by the end of the year,” he says. “We’re going Funding boosts KeepTruckin beyond ELDs transmit their logs. For those who want to upgrade to the ELD hardware, KeepTruckin leases the device for ELDf
ELD compliance rates creeping up
ELD compliance rates creeping up of ELDs in the trucking industry. It is time to analyze the situation on ground zero, to perceive The adoption rate for ELDs is slowly inching up as more fleets come into compliance with the law, which goes into effect on Dec. 18. moving average up to 74%.” Having interviewed 3,000 fleets for ELD compliance, Hill finds it apparent for the ELD mandate and their extent of compliance. “We have been seeing the first uptick since ) With the ELD mandate deadline fast approaching, much has been said and contested about the necessity ELDs could impact driver's availability, causing any delays to be magnified. (Photo: Shutterstock ELDs
Bills to delay ELD rule being debated this week
extending the ELD deadline. An amendment added to House Bill 3354 would serve to delay the mandate as analyze whether a full or targeted delay in ELD implementation and enforcement would be appropriate to keep pushing Congress to amend this ELD mandate. “We need our members to call and encourage Bills to delay ELD rule being debated this week .” Delaying the implementation of the ELD mandate has been an initiative that OOIDA has been pushing PeopleNet tab eld promo.jpg -based response” to the petition, said spokesperson Duane DeBruyne. DeBruyne noted how the ELD ELD
ELD compliance and blockchain
ELD shutterstock 2.jpg going to happen. ELDs are designed to enable truck drivers and motor carriers to record and by the same set of rules. So ELDs appear to be inevitable. Even with delays and changes - it is . The device is also used to ensure compliance with hours-of-service (HOS) regulations. ELDs and logging devices (ELD) are one of these technologies that while being adopted, have become a will: Speed up transactions Secure data transfer Eliminate intermediaries Connecting the ELD and the ELD ELD compliance and blockchain
Know your needs before deploying telematics
electronic logging device (ELD) rule is a great example of the type of mandated technological change affected by the ELD regulation, which mandates the devices inside truck cabs as of Dec. 18, 2017 The upcoming electronic logging device (ELD) rule is a great example of the type of mandated has with ELDs, like all telematics systems, will vary based on the fleet’s needs, the type of system . Related: ELDs expected to take a bite out of productivity, push rates higher ELDs and the insurance PeopleNet tab eld promo.jpg employ ELDs, but many in the industry still do not have the devices. What kind of success any fleet ELD
Today’s Pickup: FourKites launches ELD certification program
FourKites has launched its own ELD certification program that operates on an open architecture Today’s Pickup: FourKites launches ELD certification program Good day, FourKites has launched its own ELD certification program that operates on an open visibility into location data. The company that carriers that choose a closed architecture ELD solution specifically designed for ELD integrations, providing superior ETA accuracy and reliability, it architecture platform to help shippers and 3PLs to assist carriers in choosing ELD solutions that offer ELDs PeopleNet tab eld promo.jpg broad, open and flexible ELD partner network is crucial to making that happen,” said Craig Fiander platform to help shippers and 3PLs to assist carriers in choosing ELD solutions that offer visibility into location data.
Taking the ELD path to insurance savings
before its Dec. 18, 2017, implementation date. So it’s time to be prepared. The ELD rule applies to logging device (ELD) rule, there appears to be almost zero chance that the regulation will be postponed ) per Part 395, 49 CFR 395.8(a). The ELD rule allows limited exceptions to the ELD mandate, including Fleets using ELDs say they reduce manual processes related to HOS compliance, reduce compliance Benchmark Report: U.S. Transportation Edition. Seventy-three percent of fleets responding listed the ELD ELDs are for ensuring driver compliance with hours-of-service rules, but they can also provide ELDs PeopleNet tab eld promo.jpg Taking the ELD path to insurance savings
Omnitracs, Samsung look to put ELD solution in trucks of 600 carriers
Omnitracs eld tablet.jpg Omnitracs provides ELD software and joining with Samsung enables Omnitracs’ solutions to be installed Omnitracs, Samsung look to put ELD solution in trucks of 600 carriers Trucking companies that have not installed electronic logging devices (ELD) are in a race against ELD
Questions arise over ELD exemption for rental vehicles
(FMCSA) has issued an exemption to the electronic logging device (ELD) rule for certain rental vehicles ELD question mark shutterstock.jpg electronic logging device (ELD) rule for certain rental vehicles, the exemption has opened up several commercial rental vehicles from the ELD regulation. Among the concerns were efficiency and productivity losses for drivers who would have to learn a new ELD system or manually input information from a Questions arise over ELD exemption for rental vehicles required by federal law, but will have to combine hours from their original ELD with another ELD platform ELD second ELD to maintain compliance. According to Jake Jacoby, president and CEO of TRALA, the majority
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