In this week's 10-44, Jason and Matt talk with FleetOps co-founder and CEO Chris Atkinson about how his company used ELD data to determine the "Five Sleepiest States" where truck drivers most often take longer rest breaks. According to FleetOps' data, those states are Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Nevada and New Mexico.
Using this information, FleetOps is able to work with its shipper and broker customers to better utilize truck capacity by letting them know where truck capacity is. For carriers, Atkinson said it helps cut down on empty miles.
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