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Recent Articles

AJOT
Read the latest client news from the American Journal of Transportation: 

"Vigillo continues to free the data"

"Driver IQ streamlines employment verification"

"FPInnovations announces collaboration agreement to develop automated electric vehicles in Québec"

"MacroPoint receives additional patent for its freight tracking technology"

"Reliable Carriers Speeds Fueling for Drivers With QuikQ FPS"

"Instructional Technologies Inc. offers free cargo securement training"


American-Shipper
Read the latest client news from American Shipper:

 "Survey: 50% of trucking companies say most new drivers quit within 6 months"



Read the latest client news from American Trucker:

"TCA, partner EpicVue name Melton’s Daniel Sieczkarski 2016 Highway Angel of the Year"

"Vigillo runs the numbers on Roadcheck"

"Focus on Tire Inflation"

"New health screening station network takes shape for truckers" 



Read the latest client news from Bulk Transporter:

"Tires, Texas big targets during Roadcheck 2016"

"Big Data changing way business is done"

"EROAD becoming a sponsor of Truckers Against Trafficking"


CCJ
Read the latest client news from Commercial Carrier Journal:

"Driving scores: fleets using new tech to engage driver performance"

"Rolling Strong to deploy health coaching, rewards on driver app"

"Prescriptive analytics"

"Truck stop-based clinic network aims to cut carriers’ costs"

"Video: Preventable or not? Motorists’ impatient pass prompts crash"

"Compliance outside the cab: Mobile ELD options add convenience for drivers"

"Mobile ELDs: the benefits and risks of roaming devices"

"Strategic routing, part 1: fine-tuning the final mile"

"Big data, part 4: latching onto video, comparative analysis"

"Fast action: new tech helps fleets automate risk analysis, driver training"

"Digitizing compliance: going paperless to manage big data"

"Carriers with higher turnover have higher crash rates and poorer CSA scores, analysis finds"

"Suppliers offer free online cargo securement training for CVSA Roadcheck"

"Big data part 2: The view from the driver's seat"

"Mobile rewards: fleets using tech to 'gamify' driving experience"

"Beyond the speed limiter, part 4: changing behaviors"

"Unlocking MPG: new tech helps fleets, drivers, unlock reach max fuel potential"

"Fast action: new tech helps fleets automate risk analysis, driver training"

"New tech helps fleets, drivers make truck parking more productive and satisfying"

"TMC hands out awards for service"

"Watching the wheels: active tire pressure systems coming to drive axles"

"The comforts of home: More fleets using in-cab TV to recruit, retain drivers"

"Suppliers offer free online cargo securement training for CVSA Roadcheck"

"ELD Product Roundup"

"Analyst warns fleets to expect ‘fire hose’ of ELD violations" 


CDL-Life
Read the latest client news from CDL Life Trucking News & Entertainment:

"EpicVue Wants To Make Life On The Road More Entertaining, Less Lonely"

"Colorado Chain Laws Now In Effect"


DC-Velocity
Read the latest client news from DC Velocity:

"6 Road warriors honored during trucker appreciation week"

"ELDs: A future beyond HOS?"

"In-cab satellite TV latest perk to attract and retain truck drivers"

"Truck safety consultant casts doubt on FMCSA's carrier-grading proposal"

"Logistics gives back"

"Mobile TV helps fleet hold onto drivers"


Fleet-Equipment
Read the latest client news from Fleet Equipment:

"Respect, investment and a focus on safety create a winning culture at Halvor Lines"

"Photo gallery: ATA MCE 2017 on the show floor"

"Armellini Express Lines: Safer drivers in safer trucks"

"To perform maintenance in-house or outsource? That is the question."

"Optimizing onboard data-driven systems to mitigate downtime"

"Pressure points: Relieving the pain of inflated tire costs"

"Accurate data analytics solutions can help improve fuel savings"

"Fuel efficiency options: Looking to application to inform your specs"

"Evaluating the total cost of ownership for your technology solution"

"Bridging the gap: Connecting trucks and facilities"

"Protecting tire PSI: Adding TPMS, ATIS, TiS helps protect your investment"

"Gaining visibility with accurate load status information"

"Daseke Inc.—Powered by strength in diversity"

"Saving time and money: What onboard telematics can do for you"

"How fleets are gathering data for better asset management"

"What fleets need to know as we march toward full ELD Mandate compliance"

"Fleet Advantage appoints industry veteran as VP of fleet services"

"Compensation at Fleets Up, Amount Varies by Size"

"Adding service value with technology and software" 


Freight-Waves
Read the latest client news from Freight Waves:

"Increase driver retention with quality hiring and clear expectations"

"Driver recruiting, retention efforts focus on pay packages as turnover expected to climb"

"Today's Pickup: TMC launches roadside breakdown dashboard"

"Amid driver health crisis, Rolling Strong gamifies wellness"

"NPTC hands out awards, announces CTP graduating class of 78"

"Today's Pickup: H.O.S. violations set to skyrocket on April 1"

"The start of ELD enforcement is just a few days away. How much enforcement has there been already?"



Read the latest client news from Fleet Maintenance:

"Do not overlook the technology elements in maintenance and repair"


Fleet-News
Read the latest client news from Fleet News Daily:

"Health and Wellness Coaching Accelerates to Professional Drivers"

"Driver Turnover Rate Rises to 90%"


Fleet-Owner
Read the latest client news from Fleet Owner:

"7 truck technologies you need (and why)"

"CSA, IRT and trucking"

"The ‘Uber’ effect: Fleets & shippers demand far more"

"You can’t avoid new technology"

"Once again, MPG is about the driver"

"Trucking warms to technology"

"EROAD to participate in truck-focused mileage fee program"

"Fleet survey shows uncertainty and hope in trucking this year"

"ELD makers frustrated with Congress, urge truckers not to wait until December deadline"

"Green Fleet of the Month: U.S. Xpress gains"

"Vigillo runs the numbers on Roadcheck"

"Trucking by the Numbers 2016"

"Tire inflation focus at TMC"

"For late adopters of ELDs simplicity will be the key"

"Golf handicaps and fuel efficiency"

"Registration open for TMCSuperTech | Velociti sponsors"

"Gun rights and property rights slug it out in the parking lot"

"[what's new in:] inflation monitoring"

"Data-driven decisions"

"A traction 'sock' for truck tires"

"Vnomics awarded National Science Foundation Grant"

"Boosting benefits to keep the best truck driver"

"Quick Fuel uses QuikQ fuel purchase system at 50 sites"

"For late adopters of ELDs simplicity will be the key"


Food-Logistics
Read the latest client news from Food Logistics:

"Urban Sprawl: Solving the Logistical Nightmare"


Go-By-Truck
Read the latest client news from Go by Truck Global News:

"TCA Names Sieczkarski 2016 Highway Angel of the Year"


HDT
Read the latest client news from Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT):

"When 8.38 MPG is Even More Impressive Than You Think"

"Proposed CSA Scoring-Improvement Method Gets Thumbs Up"

"Fleets Share Best Practices on Implementing New Technologies"

"Electronic Log Data May Help Drive Hours-of-Service Reform"

"ELD, Driver Safety & Wellness Among ATA Announcements"

"Commentary: Driver Training Shouldn't End"

"PIT Examines Effects of Optimized Engine Programming"

"With Driver Training, Talk is Not Cheap"

"Truck Cabs Designed With Drivers in Mind"

"McLeod Updates LoadMaster Enterprise and PowerBroker"

"With Driver Training, Talk is Not Cheap"

"Driver Pay: Making the Grade"

"Cyber Security: Connect at Your Own Risk"

"CVSA to Take Phased-In Approach to ELD Mandate"

"PIT Group Assesses Real-World Platooning Operations"

"FMCSA Takes Driver ELD Education on the Road"

"Saving Fuel by the Dollar and by the Minute"

"How Truck Drivers Can Eat Healthy on the Road"

"Reports: The Final Piece of the Outsourcing Equation"

"Evaluating Options for Outside Service"

"Trucking and CSA Reform: The $64,000 Question"

"5 Takeaways from ATA MC&E"

"Fuel Saving Fleets: Ursa Sees High MPG in the Real World"

"A Different Approach to Fuel Efficiency Coaching"

"Vnomics Announces Improved Fuel Scoring Model"

"ELD Certification: What Does it Really Mean?"

"EROAD Taps Ellis to be New President"

"HDT Announces 2017 Top 20 Products"

"Tribe Express Takes the Long View on Driver Retention"

"5 Ways to Improve Shop Productivity"

"Maximizing Truck Tire Tread Life"

"14 Things You Need to Know Before ELDs Become Mandatory"

"ELD Certification: What Does it Really Mean?"

"Ping! 3 Things You Need to Know About ELDs and Fuel Taxes"

"Safety Companies Offer Advice Ahead of Roadcheck 2017"

"What You Need to Know About Data in the Cloud"

"Fleets Boost Pay to Get Truck Drivers to Stay"

"Bison Transport, Central Oregon Truck Company Win TCA Best Fleets to Drive For"

"The ELD Rule: Time to Comply"

"Impact of Full ELD Enforcement: ‘A Firehose of Violations’"


iTruck-Radio
Read the latest client news from iTruck Radio:

“EROAD team members are special guests on Black Knight’s Roundtable program”

“Drivers Legal Plan wows the members of the Black Knights Roundtable with value of services”


Landline
Read the latest client news from Land Line Magazine:

"What to know ahead of your physical"

"Avoiding the flu during the holidays"

"PREPPING FOR A LONG-TERM MED CARD"

"Eating healthy on the road is possible"

"Winter chain advisory"

"Roadcheck 72-hour blitz is set for June 6-8"


Logistics-Tech
Read the latest client news from Logistics Tech Outlook:

"July/August Transport Management Special"


MHL
Read the latest client news from Material Handling & Logistics (MH&L):

"Compensation for Driver Recruitment Vary by Fleet Size"


Modern-Logistics-Marketing
Read the latest client news from Modern Logistics Marketing:

"Strategic Routing, Part 1: fine-tuning the final mile


Overdrive
Read the latest client news from Overdrive:

"Deals available to truckers during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week"

"Next steps for CSA — scores behind the curtain or not?"

"High driver turnover correlated with higher OOS, crash volumes and CSA SMS scores"

"Fighting tickets: Don't forget DataQs to clear your PSP/CSA record"

"Vigillo CEO Steve Bryan: How data will be used to predict accidents and what that means for drivers"

"Parking since the ELD mandate — what have you seen?"

"Trucker who comforted dying fellow driver named Highway Angel of the Year"

"Analyst predicts deluge of ELD violations starting April 1"


RD
Read the latest client news from R&D:

"Three Industries Undergoing IoT Innovation"


Refridgerated-Transport
Read the latest client news from Refrigerated Transporter:

"Employment verification is simplified"

"EROAD provides electronic IRP platform"

"Vnomics True Fuel coaches drivers in real time"

"Trailiner Corp enhances security, load accuracy by using Q-Gate"

"PIT Group Energotest evaluates products to boost fuel efficiency"


Supply-Chain-247
Read the latest client news from SupplyChain 24/7:

"Carriers Taking Last-Mile Transportation In-House"

"ELD suppliers prepare for a second wave of adoption


The-Trucker
Read the latest client news from TheTrucker.com

"Preventing cyber attacks, redefining jobs in light of autonomous technology, WFBCON topics"

"AutoSock provides alternative to chains for Class 3-8 HD vehicles"

"PIT Group to test and verify ELDs"

"Kenworth shows off 'driver's truck,' T680 Advantage 76-inch sleeper at MATS"

"2017 was a good year for Trucking Moves America Forward, group's leaders say"


TTN
Read the latest client news from The Trucking Network:

"Suppliers alert carriers, Operators not to wait on ELDS"


Todays Trucking
Read the latest client news from Today's Trucking:

"IN PRINT — Sleep Well: Researchers focusing on driver sleep"

"U.S. Xpress testing fuel economy with PIT Group"

"Visibility using GPS data"

"Product Watch 5-17-2017"

"6 ELD FAQs" (Vigillo)

"Attention truckload carriers: This program's for you."

"Vnomics True Fuel® Part Two: Good Jim"-Video

"Vnomics True Fuel® Part One: Bad Jim"- Video

"Top 10 Products of 2016"

"Viewpoints: Vnomics True Fuel™ Adds Feature"

"‘The working conditions … are not desirable’"


TTI
Read the latest client news from Traffic Technology International:

"Testing experts participate in Canadian truck platooning research program" 


Transport Topics
Read the latest client news from Transport Topics:

"Testing experts participate in Canadian truck platooning research program" 

"Fuel Economy in Focus"

"Diesel Drops 1.6¢ to $2.776, Oil Rises on Expectations of More Cuts"

"Fleets, Tech Vendors Parsing Data to Improve Driver Coaching, Safety"

Safety Belt Use Increased Since 2007 Among Truck Drivers, New Survey Says"

"Item Response Theory’ Model Has Potential to Reduce Crashes, FMCSA Says"

"KPIs: Fleet Managers Watch Key Performance Indicators to Make Data-Driven Decisions, Improve Operations"

"MCE Exhibitors Relish Time With Top Fleet Executives"

"Opinion: US Gets Serious About Driver Training"

"Fleets, Tech Vendors Parsing Data to Improve Driver Coaching, Safety"

"ATA Thanks Share the Road, America’s Road Team Program Sponsors and Supporters"

"Tuned In"

"Survey: Driver Shortage Explains Unseated Trucks"

"Contractor Association Requests Exemption From ELD Rule"

"Opinion: Trucking Industry Needs ‘Ban the Box’ Solution"

"Opinion: FMCSA Should Accept NAS Recommendations for CSA"

"New ELD Vendors Flood Market as Mandate Nears"

"CVSA Deems Roadcheck a Success With 57,404 Trucks Inspected"

"High CSA Scores Predict High Driver Attrition, Vigillo's Bryan Says"

"Vigillo's Steve Bryan Says Being Acquired Gives Him Dream Job"

"LiveOnWeb on Recruiting Young Drivers"

"Proper Truck Tire Pressure On the Go, Promises California Firm"

"MacroPoint Lands $44 Million Investment From Equity Firm"

"Technology Brings the Comfort of Home to Drivers"

"Most Truck Crashes Occur During Daytime, Data Provider Vigillo Says"

"Vigillo Partners with State Trucking Associations on Crash Review Program"

"Searching for an ELD? It's Buyer Beware"

"Velociti, Meritor Team on Tire Inflation for Trailers"

"Velocity Expands Missouri Headquarters"

"Replay: LiveOnWeb Presents '2017: An ELD Odyssey'"

"FlowBelow Adds New Products, Cooperates with Aperia"

"ERoad Displays Its Electronic Logging Device"

"Drive for the Prize: Carriers Introduce 'Gamification' to Reduce Driver Turnover"

"Driver Pay Rising as Large Carriers Open Their Wallets"

"Fuel-Card Partnerships Proliferate Amid Growing Competition for Discounts"

"Fleets Rely on In-House, Outside Expertise to Keep Onboard Technology Up and Running"

"Could Truck Electronics Be the Next Cybersecurity Threat?"

"Fleets Implementing Tracking Technology to Fairly Reward Fuel-Efficient Drivers"


Truck-News
Read the latest client news from Truck News:

"Testing experts participate in Canadian truck platooning research program" 

"Laying rubber"

"Pack performance"

"Report finds FMCSA’s Safety Measurement System flawed"

"Praise for PIT Group"

"AutoSocks; don’t leave home without them"


Trucks-Com
Read the latest client news from Trucks.com

"Testing experts participate in Canadian truck platooning research program" 

"Truckers’ ELD Mandate Starts, Compliance Rates Vary"

"ELD Sales Surge Expected as Deadline Looms for Truckers"


Truck Parts
Read the latest client news from Truck Parts & Service:

"Staying up to speed in technology crucial to success, TMC panelists say


Truckers News
Read the latest client news from Truckers News:

"Women drivers among trucking winners in 2017


VSP
Read the latest client news from VehicleServicePros.com

"Trends in truckload recruiting and retention"

"Benefits of automatic trailer tire inflation systems"


WT
Read the latest client news from Work Truck

"CVSA to Take Phased-In Approach to ELD Mandate"

"Evaluating Options for Outside Service"

"FMCSA Takes Driver ELD Education on the Road"


 

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