Technology

Usage based insurance: Gorilla Safety co-founders see an opportunity for fleets

Gorilla Safety founders believe the system will be used by insurance companies to create usage based insurance (UBI) programs to more quickly reward fleets for their performance.

Stay Metrics shares results from online driver training; total views reach 100k

To date, drivers have earned 33,500 awards for completing the Safety and Health & Wellness modules in the expanding Drive Safe library, and total views are approximately 100,000.

Dossier Systems rolls out new version of fleet maintenance software

The most visible feature is a new notification system called Active Alerts, which alerts personnel such as drivers, operators, fleet managers, and dispatchers about events and status changes.

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

Now that the era of big data has arrived, the evolution continues towards higher levels of predictive and prescriptive intelligence.

Big data, part 3: seeing your fleet in multiple dimensions

As the volume of data in your enterprise increases, so do the opportunities to harness it and find new ways to improve.

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HELP Inc.’s PrePass announced as Endorsed ATA Featured Product

Arlington, Va. – Today, American Trucking Associations announced it is reaffirming HELP Inc.’s PrePass services as an Endorsed ATA Featured Product, further strengthening the relationship between…

U.S. Bank adds lowest-cost fuel search, routing to Voyager Mobile app

The new Trip Planner tools, as part of the Voyager fuel Network, zero in on the most efficient path from point A to point B.

SmartDrive Systems has record year in video safety solutions market

Year over year, SmartDrive says it has achieved organic growth of 100 percent in the video safety systems market which still has less than one percent adoption.

The gamification of driver training

Some fleets are using technology to create a training experience for drivers that is engaging and rewarding.

Freight matching provider DAT to exit ELD market

DAT is exiting the ELD market as ELD vendors/service providers continue to get more competitive in pricing.

Here’s looking at you: new tech to monitor driver fatigue, distraction

A new set of technologies is able to directly monitor drivers to detect risk.

BlackBerry brings robust trailer monitoring system to U.S. market

BlackBerry Radar works via the a small device that mounts on a trailer's door and a web-based portal. The system monitors trailers' GPS location, temperature, humidity and presence of cargo. ...

Trucker Path’s Truckloads freight marketplace now publicly available

Trucker Path announced the public availability of Truckloads, a new freight marketplace supported by a large community of freight companies and motor carriers.

New driver fatigue monitoring system released at MATS

Seeing Machines' Guardian fatigue management system is being tested at six small and large U.S. fleets, said Chris Sluss, vice president of business development.