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Getting the Most out of Your ELD Provider

Oct 5, 2021 11:49:15 AM / by Tiffney Lopez


The best ELDs have great customer service

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What is a DVIR in trucking and why is it so important?

Oct 1, 2021 8:10:14 AM / by Tiffney Lopez posted in ELDs


The Daily Vehicle Inspection Record (DVIR), typically known as a pre-trip inspection, is done each day that a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) is in use. The driver of that vehicle does this to ensure the safety of the truck before it hits the road.

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How to Calculate Your Trucking Cycle Recap Hours

Sep 23, 2021 11:27:54 AM / by Tiffney Lopez posted in Hours of Service


Ralph wants to get home to his family as soon as possible, but he has hundreds of miles to go and needs to figure out how to avoid a 34-hour reset so he's not stuck in his truck unable to move. 

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How do Sleeper Berth Splits Work?

Sep 17, 2021 11:21:43 AM / by Tiffney Lopez posted in ELDs, Hours of Service, Sleeper Berth


The sleeper berth split provision is one of the most complicated events to use in the hours or service regulation. A sleeper berth split can allow you to get more out of your 14 hour driving window but it must be performed correctly or else you can get place out-of-service for not having enough rest.

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Keeping your Permit Book Electronically

Sep 8, 2021 11:39:34 AM / by Tiffney Lopez


Whether you're new to trucking or a seasoned driver, it's always handy to know what documentation you should always have with you. 

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