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Landscape Ontario: Congress ’19

2018-11-28T09:40:15+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Connected Vehicles, Industry News|

Canada’s Premier Horticulture and Green Industry Trade Show and Conference Congress is THE annual trade show and conference for Canada's horticultural and landscape professionals. Rated as one of North America's top rated show for the green industry it features: 600+ multinational vendors 1,300+ exhibit booth covering 8 acres 13,000+ attending green professionals 60+ professional [...]

Driving and Fatigue

2018-10-04T09:53:04+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Fleet Safety, Industry News|

Catching fatigue and distractions before they happen There is growing awareness of the danger of fatigue, with that a contributor to as many as 100,000 reported crashes each year. Fleets are also battling the growing crisis of distracted driving, working to detect and prevent both. Neil Abt | Oct 03, 2018 | https://www.fleetowner.com/ideaxchange/automating-procurement-process Driving a truck is [...]

Geotab doubles down on data services

2018-09-07T13:23:27+00:00 September 7th, 2018|Big Data, Industry News|

"Geotab doubles down on data services as it finds U.S. growth. - At the heart of its business is the Geotab GO GPS vehicle tracking device. - As a result, fleet managers of everything from riding lawn mowers to heavy transport trucks get a real-time stream of data to help them manage their businesses." [...]

ELDs: Data-Driven Trucking

2018-09-06T11:41:05+00:00 September 6th, 2018|Big Data, ELD Mandate, Fleet Management, Fleet Optimization, Industry News|

ELDs: Data-Driven Trucking – How Fleets Are Using Mandated E-Log Systems to Collect Information, Enhance Operations The government-mandated use of electronic logging devices hasn’t just replaced paper logbooks; it also has marked a major step forward for technology adoption and the use of data in trucking. While the recently implemented federal ELD rule was [...]

What to Do During an ELD Roadside Inspection

2018-04-30T15:29:32+00:00 April 30th, 2018|ELD Mandate, Industry News|

As of April 1, 2018, full enforcement begins for the ELD Mandate. Carriers and drivers will be expected to fully comply with U.S. electronic logging regulations. Please read this post for important information on ELD roadside inspection procedures with Geotab Cloud ELD. How to Present HOS Logs at Roadside Inspections When a commercial vehicle driver [...]

Geotab Surpasses One Million Subscribers

2018-02-27T11:00:43+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Industry News, Uncategorized|

Geotab Surpasses One Million Subscribers Becomes first telematics company to achieve one million connected vehicles built on a single, open platform February 23, 2018 07:00 AM Eastern Standard Time TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Geotab, an award-winning leader in telematics technology, today announced it has surpassed one million subscribers, positioning the company as one of the fastest growing [...]

Distracted Drivers

2018-02-09T11:43:02+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Fleet Safety, Industry News, Uncategorized|

Drivers typically take their eyes off the road for more than two miles in a one-hour journey, study finds. Peugeot fitted special glasses on a group of drivers to monitor eye movements The drivers all completed twenty five identical six mile journeys in SUVs On average the drivers took their eyes off the road [...]

2018 South Carolina Pest Pro Summit

2018-02-12T15:08:24+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Industry News, Uncategorized|

2018 South Carolina Pest Pro Summit GoGPS Fleet Tracking Hardware and software management solutions and team will be an exhibitor attending the 2018 SOUTH CAROLINA PEST PRO SUMMIT. We will be showing the Fleet Managers how our GoGPS Fleet Management system can increase productivity, efficiency, and safety. Request a Demo [...]

Tire Pressure and Temperature Monitoring

2018-02-09T12:04:44+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Fleet Management, Fleet Safety, Industry News, Uncategorized|

Add-On of the week! Tire Pressure and Temperature Monitoring GoGPS Fleet Tracking system has a number of add on that can be used such as tire pressure monitoring. The system monitors tire pressure and tire temperature in real time and transmits data through your GO device to MyGeotab. Valor [...]

Drive App Manual

2018-01-30T14:45:35+00:00 January 30th, 2018|ELD Mandate, Fleet Compliance, Industry News|

The Drive App is Geotab's ELD solution for achieving Hours of Service compliance.  It is available for Android & iOS devices. The Drive App - HOS Driver Instruction Guide must be kept in the CMV at all times, and made available during a roadside inspection in accordance to FMCSA 395.11(g)(1).z Contact us today if you [...]