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Articles by Aaron Huff

Aaron Huff is the Senior Editor of Commercial Carrier Journal. Huff’s career in the transportation industry began at a family-owned trucking company and expanded to CCJ, where for the past 14 years he has specialized in covering business and technology for online and print readers and speaking at industry events. A recipient of numerous regional and national awards, Huff holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Brigham Young University and a Masters Degree from the University of Alabama.

Teletrac Navman issues ELD compliance guarantee for Director product

Teletrac says that customers of its Director platform will receive firmware and software updates to comply with ELD mandate requirements throughout the ELD timeline and ...

Spireon’s solar-powered trailer and asset tracking device now available

FL Solar allows fleets to maintain a pulse on trailer activity regardless of whether it is connected to tractor power or not.

WorkHound gets $500k in funding to grow driver retention business

WorkHound recently finished a $500,000 fundraising round to grow its business and software platform to help carriers reduce driver turnover.

General Motors Fleet adds Spireon’s FleetLocate to connectivity roster

Spireon’s FleetLocate joins a roster that includes a version of Telogis Fleet for GM and GM’s own Commercial Link tool.

Omnitracs looks to capitalize on ‘massive change’ in technology and trucking

One of the highlights of the Omnitracs Outlook user conference was the partnership with Peloton to expand the possibilities of truck platooning on the nation’s ...

J.B. Hunt chooses Orbcomm tracking system for 90,000 trailer fleet

Orbcomm will provide J.B. Hunt a telematics system that gives visibility to the location and status for multiple classes of trailing equipment.

Omnitracs integrates routing, dispatching, compliance (RDC) in new system

RDC combines routing, dispatching, trip management, proof of delivery, Hours of Service and Driver-Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) compliance.

Trucker Tools integrates Load Track platform with Revenova TMS

Load Track brings an automated shipment tracking option to the configurable workflow of Revenova TMS

ATA president: Trump gives trucking an opportunity to do ‘amazing things’

At the Omnitracs Outlook user conference on Feb. 27, Chris Spear, president of the American Trucking Associations, described President Trump as “pretty much a freelancer” ...

TMW Systems adds new intermodal features to TruckMate software

TMW Systems has expanded features in its TruckMate transportation management system for intermodal service.

Netradyne’s Driveri vision-based safety platform recognized by Business Intelligence Group

Netradyne, Inc., a provider of artificial intelligence and IoT systems, has been named a Business Intelligence Group 2017 BIG Innovation Award winner for its ...

SambaSafety acquires Vigillo; companies plan to offer ‘single dashboard’ for driver risk management

SambaSafety plans to create a risk identification and mitigation dashboard that combines both MVR and CSA data for fleets.

Predicting driver turnover: the model sends a message

Drivers may not be aware of the kinds of data that can be used to predict turnover. Some predictive models give drivers a chance to ...

Lytx signs 900+ fleets to video-based DriveCam safety program in 2016

Lytx announced that it maintained a 65 percent market share – five times that of its closest competitor--in 2016

CarriersEdge adds driver surveys to online training platform

The CarriersEdge platform has customized driver surveys that fleets can use to gain insight into driver satisfaction