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Four Bad Habits That Can End with GPS Vehicle Tracking

September 18, 2019 Published by

Many elements can raise the cost of maintaining business vehicles, and one of them is bad driving habits. However, without a GPS vehicle tracking system, it is almost impossible to know which of your employees developed these habits, unless another employee notices and tells you. Technology is very accurate in discovering bad habits so you can stop them before an accident or increased vehicle wear-and-tear expenses. Here are four bad habits that can end with vehicle tracking: Taking the long way: Whether it is out of ignorance, spite or the need to drag out work to gain overtime hours, drivers... View Article

Six Ways GPS Fleet Tracking Reduces Business Costs

September 4, 2019 Published by

If you’ve been looking for a way to reduce your fleet costs, GPS fleet tracking may be the best approach. The initial investment is smaller than you would expect, and the cost savings will be noticeable within a few months. When you consider the number of cost-raising developments that can happen with your fleet, a tracking system simply makes sense. Here are six ways you will likely see your expenses drop: Better mileage reports: Mileage is tax deductible, but your numbers need to be accurate to offer that advantage. GPS fleet tracking logs the miles driven so you can use... View Article

How to Avoid ELD Mistakes

August 8, 2019 Published by
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As a fleet manager, owner-operator, or small trucking company, you have a lot on your plate. You know you’re required to track vehicles using electronic logging devices (ELD) due to rules surrounding Hours of Service Logs (HOS) issues. However, there’s still confusion on how to comply with the federal mandate, and many errors can take place. What is an Electronic Logging Device (ELD) The ELD Mandate also referred to as the ELD Final Rule, is a United States Federal Regulation that has specific compliance requirements. An ELD also referred to as an e-log, is a recording device placed in commercial... View Article

How Useful Are GPS Devices for Fleet Management?

July 25, 2019 Published by
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As a small business trucking owner, you have most likely asked yourself, “It’s 3 pm. I wonder where my trucks are right now?” With GPS tracking, you no longer need wonder, and you can worry a whole lot less about the location or condition of your trucks and their routes. Businesses are continually exploring better avenues to streamline operations and promote efficiency. Today, companies that use GPS devices and technology for fleet management enjoy numerous benefits. The technology has proven to be of great value both for commercial and everyday use. Here is what you need to know if you... View Article

Why Do Small Trucking Companies Fail? (How GPS Tracking Helps)

July 8, 2019 Published by
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Whether you’re an owner-operator or you own a small freight company, it can seem tough to compete with the gigantic fleets on the road. So should you give up and drive for one of the larger companies, or stand your ground and get proactive? It turns out there are things you can do to keep your small trucking company from going under. Why Small Trucking Companies Fail There are several reasons that small trucking companies fail, and they are avoidable! 1. Failure to plan. Plan ahead; plan to succeed. Know what market you will serve and focus on a specific... View Article