Ryder System announced it has unveiled its Ryder Electronic Logging Device (ELD) platform for commercial rental customers in North America to record their hours of service (HOS) electronically to comply with the Dec. 18 mandate...
Poll of 1,600 carriers finds that only 37% are now using a “compliant” ELD just eight weeks ahead of the December 18 mandate.
Survey finds that while the driver shortage is the number one concern among motor carriers, it doesn’t even make the top 10 list of critical industry issues among truck drivers.
Available early next year, system is aimed at providing a more complete assessment of dangerous incidents.
The destruction wreaked by back-to-back hurricanes this year should encourage truckers large and small to “toughen up” Internet of Things-related technologies.
Firm said its hard-wired tablet-based electronic logging device meets agency’s self-certification standards.
Human beings are rapidly becoming “conditioned” to trust what smart phones, tablets, and other devices are telling them.