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American Central Transport increases pay for drivers that use event recorders

American Central Transport (ACT) announced a $0.02 per mile raise for drivers, and is tying the pay increase to the use of video event recorders. ACT began installing the Lytx DriveCam ...

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The connected vehicle: work together or go at it alone?

Editor’s note: This is the second installment of a 3-part series on connected vehicle technologies. Part I explored remote diagnostics and other joint projects between telematics companies and vehicle manufacturers. Truck, ...

Celadon extends contract with Omnitracs for trailer tracking

Omnitracs, a provider of fleet management systems to transportation and logistics companies, announced that Celadon has extended its contract for Omnitracs’ TT210 trailer tracking technology by three years. Celadon has been an Omnitracs customer ...

Stay Metrics aims to reduce early driver turnover with new research, predictive tools

Stay Metrics, providers of a driver engagement and research platform that motor carriers use to increase retention and identify root causes of turnover, announced a new set of products to give ...

Telematics in the driver’s seat of connected vehicles

Telematics and vehicles have a close relationship. You might call it a marriage of expediency. The manufacturers of trucks, trailers, engines and major components want visibility of their product performance in ...

VDO RoadLog ELD device expands options for OBD II installation

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket, a global supplier of systems and components to automobile and truck manufacturers, and Electronic Logging Device technology to fleets and drivers, has expanded its VDO RoadLog ...

Internet Truckstop Group hires sales exec Bill Vitti

Truckstop.com announced that Bill Vitti has joined the leadership team of Internet Truckstop Group as the company’s new Chief Sales Officer. Vitti will lead all company sales and serve on the ...