How the ELD/AOBRD Mandate Will Affect Your Fleet | US Fleet Tracking

What is the ELD/AOBRD Mandate? In the field of fleet tracking, electronic logging devices (ELDs) and automatic onboard recording devices (AOBRDs) have long been used to automatically record electronic records of truck usage, driver activity, gas mileage, driving routes, stop locations, and other information. These devices have been subject to the AOBRD rule since 1988, … Continue reading “How the ELD/AOBRD Mandate Will Affect Your Fleet | US Fleet Tracking”

How Fleet Tracking Technology Has Improved the Last Decade

Fleet tracking technology resembles nothing like it was 20 years ago or even what it was a few years past. The greatest benefits lie with accuracy, which has experienced exponential improvements since 2000. Yet it’s more than navigation, as this infographic from US Fleet Tracking shows. The playing field is a different beast with enormous … Continue reading “How Fleet Tracking Technology Has Improved the Last Decade”

Managing Fleet Tracking Systems During the Winter | US Fleet Tracking

Taking Care of Your Fleet Tracking System in Cold Weather or Over the Winter When you invest in GPS fleet tracking technology, you want to make sure it lasts so that you can truly get your money’s worth. While it’s relatively easy to prevent physical damage to your devices with proper installation and protective cases, … Continue reading “Managing Fleet Tracking Systems During the Winter | US Fleet Tracking”

GPS Tracking Increasingly Used by Wide Range of Industries

Fleet tracking via GPS helps businesses with large capital assets keep better track of those assets and the employees using them, allowing greater efficiency and accountability. Transportation and government agencies are already using GPS trackers for fleet management to great effect, but many other industries can benefit from this technological marvel. What Is GPS? The … Continue reading “GPS Tracking Increasingly Used by Wide Range of Industries”

Understanding the Science Behind GPS Fleet Tracking

GPS may work like magic, but there’s really a lot of science behind this amazing service. The Global Positioning System uses signals from 24 U.S. satellites and a number of backups to deliver highly accurate information about the location, direction, and speed of objects on earth. In U.S. Fleet Tracking’s service, each vehicle in a … Continue reading “Understanding the Science Behind GPS Fleet Tracking”

US Fleet Tracking Announces The AT-V4 | 4G LTE GPS Tracker

US Fleet Tracking rattled the GPS tracking industry several years ago when it introduced live GPS tracking as its standard. The company is shifting the industry again by rolling out its newest product, the AT-V4, which packs 4G LTE connectivity. This GPS tracker is the first of its kind in the U.S. market allowing for … Continue reading “US Fleet Tracking Announces The AT-V4 | 4G LTE GPS Tracker”

GPS Tracker Benefits For Restaurant Delivery Vehicles: Part 1

GPS tracker: Delivering more Nearly all major food products are delivered either frozen or refrigerated to restaurants. Some foods are picked out fresh and delivered daily. This makes restaurant food delivery fleets very important. At the foundation of food delivery vehicles is the capability to provide a timely service. Restaurant delivery fleets have quite a … Continue reading “GPS Tracker Benefits For Restaurant Delivery Vehicles: Part 1”

3 Reasons Fuel Expenses Cost More Without GPS Tracker Devices

GPS tracker: Save fuel Fuel expenses are one of the most talked about fleet costs as many seek to understand how to decrease them. A lot of fleet owners feel they save more in the fall, but your fleet might still be spending too much on fuel no matter what the season happens to be. … Continue reading “3 Reasons Fuel Expenses Cost More Without GPS Tracker Devices”

GPS Tracking To Replace Paper Customer Files

GPS tracking: Storage for customer data After years of being in business it’s quite possible to have your customer files taking up the majority of one wall. Perhaps, you even have files taking up several wall spaces. Some fleet businesses have migrated to digital files such as spreadsheets or to using storage in the “cloud”, … Continue reading “GPS Tracking To Replace Paper Customer Files”