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GPS Tracker For Bikes With Live Tracking

GPS Tracker For Bikes With Live Tracking

Safeguarding your bikes against theft with Matrack GPS tracking solutions Throughout the United States, the months of August, September, and October witness several bike riding… ...
FMCSA Extends Regulatory Waiver For Drivers Responding To COVID-19 Emergencies

FMCSA Extends Regulatory Waiver For Drivers Responding To COVID-19 Emergencies

As a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has extended the emergency declaration no: 2020-002 through Dec.31.2020. FMCSA grants regulatory… ...
11 Best ELD Devices for Owner-Operators in 2022

11 Best ELD Devices for Owner-Operators in 2022

Since December of 2019, the use of ELDs for most commercial motor vehicles was made mandatory by the U.S. government. The decision was intended towards… ...
Young drivers To Get Training For Interstate Commercial Driving Through FMCSA’s New Pilot Program

Young drivers To Get Training For Interstate Commercial Driving Through FMCSA’s New Pilot Program

On September 4th 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced a historical proposal that would bring several economic benefits to… ...
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5 Best Dashcams With Parking Mode

The safety of vehicles is the primary concern for fleet business owners, whether on the road or parked. We recommend you install front and rear… ...

Don’t Use a GoPro as a Dash Cam. Here’s Why – Matrack Insight

Don’t Use a GoPro as a Dash Cam. Here’s Why – Matrack Insight

In a tech-savvy modern world, cameras need no introduction. The evolution of the camera has been very rapid and has reached heights beyond what anyone… ...

Fleet And Road Safety With Dashcams

Fleet And Road Safety With Dashcams

The shipping business is crucial to contemporary society because trucks transport 70 percent of all freight in the United States. Eighty percent of US communities… ...

10 Best GPS Tracker for Cars in 2022

10 Best GPS Tracker for Cars in 2022

In the past several decades, cars have become an essential part of our lives. Currently, 90% of American households own at least one car. This… ...

How To Start A Trucking Company Without Driving? 

How To Start A Trucking Company Without Driving? 

Given the increased freight demand and rising rates, this could be an ideal time to start a trucking company. This situation would favor smaller businesses… ...

10 Best Dash Cams for Truckers in 2022

10 Best Dash Cams for Truckers in 2022

Did you know that one of the biggest challenges in any accident is establishing responsibility? Moreover, in accidents involving vehicles, the blame is invariably placed… ...

6 Best Battery Powered Dash Cams in 2022 – Complete Guide 

6 Best Battery Powered Dash Cams in 2022 – Complete Guide 

Dashcams are one of the other things that you need to improve your fleet’s safety and protect your business and drivers from false claims. It… ...

Limit Idling to Save Fleet Fuel Costs – Matrack Insight

Limit Idling to Save Fleet Fuel Costs – Matrack Insight

The idling of automobiles has always been a contentious issue between industry, governments, and climate activists. The term ‘idling’ applies to all vehicles but is… ...

Dash Cam Laws By States – Matrack Insight

Dash Cam Laws By States – Matrack Insight

Roads and highways can be risky places to travel (each year, there are millions of car accidents), and responsible driving won’t protect you from other… ...

Benefits Of Rechargeable GPS Asset Tracking Devices

Benefits Of Rechargeable GPS Asset Tracking Devices

GPS trackers have made the life of fleet managers easy. They can streamline various fleet operations and protect their assets from theft at the same… ...

New/Used Semi Truck Cost Analysis- Matrack Insights

New/Used Semi Truck Cost Analysis- Matrack Insights

Every day, companies in every sector rely on commercial fleet vehicles to transfer employees, customers, and products from one location to another. This service ranges… ...

Is Long-Haul Trucking Right for Me? – Matrack Insight

Is Long-Haul Trucking Right for Me? – Matrack Insight

You may have a passion for driving and look for career opportunities that offer the freedom to drive long distances on the open road. Long-haul… ...

Fleet Insurance Tips 2022 – Matrack Insights

Fleet Insurance Tips 2022 – Matrack Insights

The concept of insurance is simple – you own an asset for which you have paid a substantial amount, so you keep aside some money… ...

Secure Your Bicycle Rental Business with Matrack FMS

Secure Your Bicycle Rental Business with Matrack FMS

ContentsIntroductionThe Role of FMS In The Bicycle Rental BusinessFactors You Need To Take Care of In The Bicycle Rental Business Challenges In The Bicycle Rental BusinessFeatures… ...

10 Fuel Cards Facts You Must Know

10 Fuel Cards Facts You Must Know

Business gasoline cards are popular with these companies because they provide a way to automate fuel expense reporting, minimize risks like gas theft, and track… ...

Optimizing Fleet Budget With Fleet Fuel Cards – Matrack Insights

Optimizing Fleet Budget With Fleet Fuel Cards – Matrack Insights

As a fleet business owner, you always look for a comprehensive solution to monitor and control fuel expenses that take up to 30% of operating… ...

Wired Vs Wireless Dash Cams: Everything You Need To Know

Wired Vs Wireless Dash Cams: Everything You Need To Know

Building a world-class fleet system with the best safety precautions and speedy network is now easily achievable. Keeping an eye on the drivers at work… ...

Fuel Card Discounts – Why do Fleets Choose Fuel Cards over Credit cards?

Fuel Card Discounts – Why do Fleets Choose Fuel Cards over Credit cards?

In the 1960s, fuel cards, commonly referred to as fleet cards, were first introduced and subsequently caught the attention of the public & fleet operators… ...

5 Best Wireless Dash Cams For Fleets, Trucks & Cars in 2022

5 Best Wireless Dash Cams For Fleets, Trucks & Cars in 2022

The fleet industry is one of the most dangerous occupations. Drivers must train to operate heavy machinery in various traffic and weather conditions. There is… ...

8 Ways A Dual DashCam Benefits Your Fleet – Matrack Insights

8 Ways A Dual DashCam Benefits Your Fleet – Matrack Insights

Dashcams and their manifold benefits have become an integral part of automobiles. Dashcams have proven beneficial due to their versatility, whether used for personal or… ...

A Fleet Manager Guide To GPS Enabled-Dash Cams

A Fleet Manager Guide To GPS Enabled-Dash Cams

A dashcam is one of your best friends regarding fleet safety. A dashcam is worth each penny you invest in it. It can help you… ...

5 Top Reasons To Get A Dashcam For Commercial Trucking

5 Top Reasons To Get A Dashcam For Commercial Trucking

Dash cams were one of the electronics product categories with the fastest market growth in 2015. Fleets are utilizing their many benefits as they currently… ...

Everything You Need to Know About Hours of Service Rules in Canada

Everything You Need to Know About Hours of Service Rules in Canada

Before taking to Canadian roads, federally-regulated trucks crossing provincial and international boundaries must be aware of regulations, such as service hours. The United States and… ...

10 Best ELD For Hotshot Trucks

10 Best ELD For Hotshot Trucks

Hotshot trucking includes using medium-duty trucks to ship time-sensitive and lightweight loads. It is flexible work where the geographic radius is limited, and the drivers… ...

10 ELD Devices Small Fleets Can Opt For In 2022 (Ratings & Reviews)

10 ELD Devices Small Fleets Can Opt For In 2022 (Ratings & Reviews)

The best ELD devices on the marketplace currently can help your business grow exponentially. One of the immediate concerns for small fleets is guaranteeing compliance… ...

7 Best Fleet Tracking Devices For Small Fleets

7 Best Fleet Tracking Devices For Small Fleets

Congratulations! By being here, you have taken the first step in improving the efficiency of your fleet operations. So let us help you out. Currently,… ...

11 Underrated ELD Benefits that go beyond Mandates and Compliance

11 Underrated ELD Benefits that go beyond Mandates and Compliance

Are you still skeptical about the fleet-wide installation of ELDs? Or, do you find the enforcement of the ELD mandate to be a hastened one?… ...

ELD Mandate – Who Is Exempted?

ELD Mandate – Who Is Exempted?

ContentsTO ELD or not to ELD?Major exemptions every commercial motor vehicle carrier and driver must knowELD Rule Exemption for Vehicles Manufactured Before 2000The 100 air… ...

The Complete Guide to Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs)

The Complete Guide to Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs)

For truckers, it is all about staying compliant and conforming to the recurring mandates released by the FMCSA. However, despite the willingness to adhere to… ...

The ELD Mandate: Pros And Cons

The ELD Mandate: Pros And Cons

ContentsWhat is the ELD Mandate?How does an ELD work?Who must comply with the ELD Mandate?Who is exempt from the ELD Mandate?What is the deadline to… ...

Everything You Need To Know About ELD – Facts And Compliance

Everything You Need To Know About ELD – Facts And Compliance

Looking for an ELD can be daunting for the first time. If you have stumbled across this article, you are probably finding ELDs a tad… ...

Top Reasons ELD Compliance Saves Money

Top Reasons ELD Compliance Saves Money

We all know that being compliant with the ELD mandate is something that is on every trucking company’s mind.  As the saying goes, “time flies”… ...

IFTA 101- Your Simplified Guide to IFTA

IFTA 101- Your Simplified Guide to IFTA

Do you know if you fail to submit your IFTA auditing report on time, you may have to face fines up to $500?  As a… ...

Personal Conveyance – A Complete Guide For CMV Drivers

Personal Conveyance – A Complete Guide For CMV Drivers

As a commercial motor vehicle driver, there are times when you are done with your work day and take your wheels back to your home… ...

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) – A Complete Guide For Fleets

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) – A Complete Guide For Fleets

Fleet vehicles are the most basic yet significant asset in the fleet and transport industry. And fleet owners, managers, and drivers jump through various hurdles… ...

Owner-Operator – How Is It Different From Being A Truck Driver?

Owner-Operator – How Is It Different From Being A Truck Driver?

For an outsider, anyone in the transportation industry is a truck driver. But like all other lines of commerce, the trucking business is much more… ...

How To Choose The Best Fleet Management Software?

How To Choose The Best Fleet Management Software?

Are you looking for the best ways to optimize your fleet operation without increasing your workload?  A fleet manager is responsible for various activities, such… ...

8 Essential Tricks Drivers Safety Tips To Minimize Risk 

8 Essential Tricks Drivers Safety Tips To Minimize Risk 

Driver safety should be the priority for any fleet manager. Accidents do not only cause monetary loss, but it does more than this. The overall… ...

Top 6 Dash cams with Local and Cloud Storage

Top 6 Dash cams with Local and Cloud Storage

ContentsHistory of DashcamsBenefits of a DashcamUnquestionable evidence in case of car accidentsSteer clear of Insurance fraudLooking out for your childrenMitigate parking accidentsRecording road tripsChoosing the… ...

Hotshot Hauling – Get CDL to Expand Your Operations

Hotshot Hauling – Get CDL to Expand Your Operations

There is a whole market of time-sensitive hauls truckers can tap into, where the pressure to deliver the loads in a shorter time and the… ...

9 Best Fleet Dash Cams For Fleet Owners In 2022

9 Best Fleet Dash Cams For Fleet Owners In 2022

If you are wondering if a dashcam is worth your investment, then let me tell you, in simple words- Yes, it is worth every dollar… ...

A Guide On Fuel Management Systems And How They Can Improve Fleet Efficiency

A Guide On Fuel Management Systems And How They Can Improve Fleet Efficiency

One of the investments for commercial fleets is frequently fuel. Fuel expenditure attributed for an estimated 24 percent of total fleet costs, according to fleet… ...

A Comprehensive Guide To ELD Violations

A Comprehensive Guide To ELD Violations

In December 2017, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) implemented the ELD mandate, making it necessary for all commercial motor vehicles (with a few… ...

Why Fuel Cards are More Beneficial to the Fleets than Credit Cards?

Why Fuel Cards are More Beneficial to the Fleets than Credit Cards?

You might be looking for ways to lower your fuel costs now that the fuel price fluctuation is beginning to start again. Have you considered… ...

Preventative Maintenance for Semi-Trucks – A Comprehensive Guide For Fleet Managers

Preventative Maintenance for Semi-Trucks – A Comprehensive Guide For Fleet Managers

The fleet is the backbone of the transportation industry. Fleets vary in size and can be a small or big fleet. . However, any fleet… ...

Pre-Trip Inspection Checklist for Class A CDL – A Complete Guide

Pre-Trip Inspection Checklist for Class A CDL – A Complete Guide

The Commercial Motor Safety Act of 1986 in the USA has laid guidelines that need to be followed for the minimum required criteria for a… ...

Everything You Need To Know About Hot Shot Trucking in 2022

Everything You Need To Know About Hot Shot Trucking in 2022

Did you know that truck drivers play a dominant role in the supply chain of goods? They use their driving experience to transport products from… ...

7 Best Fuel Cards For Small Business In 2022

7 Best Fuel Cards For Small Business In 2022

Running a small business means you are responsible for almost everything, from maintaining cash flow, completing administrative tasks, and ensuring the continuity of the service.… ...

Dash Cam Guide – Read This Guide Before Getting A Dash Cam For Your Fleet!

Dash Cam Guide – Read This Guide Before Getting A Dash Cam For Your Fleet!

The use of video dashcams has increased dramatically in recent years. The days of providing only low-resolution, narrow perspectives of the street in front of… ...

Fuel Cards – How do they help truckers and the fleet industry?

Fuel Cards – How do they help truckers and the fleet industry?

From the early years until the introduction of fuel cards in the 80s, key and standalone card locks helped record fuel expenses for fleet operators.… ...

The Six Levels of DOT Inspections – A Guide To Decode The DOT Inspections

The Six Levels of DOT Inspections – A Guide To Decode The DOT Inspections

ContentsThe Department of Transportation (DOT)Role & Responsibility of the DOTDOT InspectionDOT OfficialsLevel I – North American Standard InspectionLevel II – Walk-Around Driver / Vehicle InspectionLevel… ...

11 Best ELD Devices for Owner-Operators in 2022

11 Best ELD Devices for Owner-Operators in 2022

Since December of 2019, the use of ELDs for most commercial motor vehicles was made mandatory by the U.S. government. The decision was intended towards… ...

How To Start A Trucking Business- Complete Checklist

How To Start A Trucking Business- Complete Checklist

The trucking business is one of the major industries of the USA. It is responsible for transporting more than 70% of goods all over the… ...

Top 9 Highest Paying Jobs For Truck Drivers In 2022

Top 9 Highest Paying Jobs For Truck Drivers In 2022

A career in the trucking industry can be rewarding. An experienced truck driver with a clean driving record can earn as high as $85,000 annually. … ...

Learn How To Build A Fleet Management Budget In 4 Easy Steps

Learn How To Build A Fleet Management Budget In 4 Easy Steps

No matter how many parameters there are in judging the success of a fleet, it always comes down to money. And the cardinal rule to… ...

Everything You Need to Know About New Entry-Level CDL

Everything You Need to Know About New Entry-Level CDL

After decades of discussion, FMCSA has finally decided to implement ELDT (Entry-level driver training) regulations all over the USA. From February 7, 2022, all entry-level… ...

9 Best Fuel Cards For Truck Owners In 2022

9 Best Fuel Cards For Truck Owners In 2022

Fuel cards are payment cards that can help you get discounts on your petrol or diesel purchases from a network of fuel stations. They are… ...

Secure your Boat with the Matrack GPS tracking Solution

Secure your Boat with the Matrack GPS tracking Solution

Do you know several boats costing around $60 million are stolen annually? Yes, the figure is daunting, and it is natural for one to worry… ...

Why Are Hardwired GPS Trackers  Good For The Safety Of Your ATV?

Why Are Hardwired GPS Trackers  Good For The Safety Of Your ATV?

ATVs or all-terrain vehicles are light utility motorized vehicles. They have low-pressure tires to allow for running smoothly on different terrains. They are essentially motorcycles… ...

Boost Effective Communication With Matrack Fleet Management Solution

Boost Effective Communication With Matrack Fleet Management Solution

Have you ever felt a deceleration in the productivity of your fleet due to poor communication? Well, you are not alone. According to research, around… ...

The Benefits Of Using Geofences For Your Fleet Business

The Benefits Of Using Geofences For Your Fleet Business

GPS technology has become a popular tool and an effective way to track the location of your fleet vehicles. And once you add geofencing into… ...

How To Optimize Yard Operations By 300% With Matrack Trailer Tracking

How To Optimize Yard Operations By 300% With Matrack Trailer Tracking

Are you unsure about how to use GPS trailer tracking correctly? Do you want to understand how to improve yard operations? In that case, you’ve… ...

The Fastest Way To Achieve 200% Improvement In Construction Fleet Management With Matrack

The Fastest Way To Achieve 200% Improvement In Construction Fleet Management With Matrack

No matter what business you run, asset management is an integral part. And the construction business is no different. It incorporates the management of assets,… ...

Best Proven Ways To Choose An Ideal Freight Factoring Vendor

Best Proven Ways To Choose An Ideal Freight Factoring Vendor

Freight factoring is an immediate solution to maintain continuous cash flow in your fleet. The main aim of it is to provide peace of mind… ...

The Ultimate Guide To Choose A Fuel Card For Your Business- Even If You Are New To Transport Business

The Ultimate Guide To Choose A Fuel Card For Your Business- Even If You Are New To Transport Business

Whether you are new to fleet management or a veteran, you know that fuel expenses take up more than 30% of the operating cost. However,… ...

ELD Violations- How To Avoid Them?

ELD Violations- How To Avoid Them?

If you are from the transport or fleet industry, you must know about ELD Rule and related regulations. In February 2016, FMCSA introduced the ELD… ...

How To Choose The Right Fleet Vehicle For Your Fleet?

How To Choose The Right Fleet Vehicle For Your Fleet?

One of the most tedious processes is selecting the most suitable fleet vehicle for an organization. A lot of research and analysis is required to… ...

How To Verify Mileage For Fleets With OBDII GPS Trackers

How To Verify Mileage For Fleets With OBDII GPS Trackers

Are you also considering purchasing a GPS Tracker? We would have observed that more and more people have started using GPS trackers in their private… ...

Fleet Vehicle Maintenance: A Comprehensive Guide in 2022

Fleet Vehicle Maintenance: A Comprehensive Guide in 2022

It is vital that a fleet management company equips its managers with a streamlined plan so that all processes are in place. Some companies equip… ...

A Buyers’ Guide To GPS Truck Tracking

A Buyers’ Guide To GPS Truck Tracking

A GPS tracker for trucks is an advanced location-tracking device that assists drivers, owner-operators, and fleet managers in getting the real-time locations of their vehicles.… ...

What Is Telematics?

What Is Telematics?

Telematics, also known as Fleet Management System, is a network that allows devices to send, receive and communicate data via mobile yet connected objects. It… ...

Collision Avoidance System

Collision Avoidance System

Managing a fleet is a tiresome and stressful job. You have to take all possible measures to ensure safety, operational efficiency, and maximizing profits. While… ...

Complete Guide On Improving CSA Score

Complete Guide On Improving CSA Score

Drivers and fleet managers do their best to maintain their CSA scores to follow safety standards and better business opportunities. By learning how to maintain… ...

Reckless Driving- Everything You Need To Know

Reckless Driving- Everything You Need To Know

Reckless driving is a pretty serious offense. Yes, even more than you think it is! In most cases, the accused has to pay fines or… ...

How do truck fleet management solutions improve operational efficiency? [A guide]

How do truck fleet management solutions improve operational efficiency? [A guide]

Truck Fleet management solution is all it takes for trucking companies to make the journey between staying operational to growing profitably. Moreover, one of the… ...

Best GPS Fleet Tracking Solutions for Small Businesses in 2022

Best GPS Fleet Tracking Solutions for Small Businesses in 2022

GPS technology has become a household name. What began as only a location tracking system, has now completely changed how various businesses and industries function.… ...

What is Vehicle Fleet Management?

What is Vehicle Fleet Management?

ContentsWhat is Vehicle Fleet Management? What is Vehicle Fleet Tracking? Why is Fleet Tracking an essential component of fleet management? Driver safetyReduces CostsSaves valuable informationIncreases customer satisfactionReduces ...

GPS History: Now and Then

GPS History: Now and Then

GPS tracking has become quite an essential part of today’s society. Whether it’s being used to navigate across the country, Monitor valuables, or simply to… ...

5 Best ELD Devices in Canada- ELD Canada

5 Best ELD Devices in Canada- ELD Canada

ELD Canada- The Best ELD Devices in Canada “All Canadian commercial motor vehicles must now have an electronic logging device (ELD).” Yes, you heard it… ...

8 Best Fleet Management System to Ensure Smooth Processes

8 Best Fleet Management System to Ensure Smooth Processes

If you’re someone who has started a fleet business, then several questions come to mind. One of the first questions you have to tackle is… ...

7 Steps To Handle DOT Violations Like A Pro

7 Steps To Handle DOT Violations Like A Pro

ContentsSummaryHow To Handle DOT Violations Like A Pro?Step 1- Don’t Fret! Let’s Talk ComplianceStep 2- Get the Reasons Straight!Step 3- Use Etiquettes and Good Behavior… ...

Track The Move! Get Added Security And Save Big With Matrack GPS Trackers

Track The Move! Get Added Security And Save Big With Matrack GPS Trackers

Every year, about 30 million Americans relocate, of which close to 55% of people hire services of professional packers and movers. Whether they need to… ...

Why Are Matrack GPS Trackers Crucial For These Industries?

Why Are Matrack GPS Trackers Crucial For These Industries?

The GPS tracking system is on the verge of growth due to the increased number of missing cases and equipment theft. Experts also forecast that… ...

GPS Tracker For Bikes With Live Tracking

GPS Tracker For Bikes With Live Tracking

Safeguarding your bikes against theft with Matrack GPS tracking solutions Throughout the United States, the months of August, September, and October witness several bike riding… ...

COVID-19 Disruption Continues to Affect Freight, Rates

COVID-19 Disruption Continues to Affect Freight, Rates

The economies and nations are yet to recover from the sudden loss due to the global pandemic of Covid-19. And adding to the slow recovery… ...

FMCSA Extends Regulatory Waiver For Drivers Responding To COVID-19 Emergencies

FMCSA Extends Regulatory Waiver For Drivers Responding To COVID-19 Emergencies

As a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has extended the emergency declaration no: 2020-002 through Dec.31.2020. FMCSA grants regulatory… ...

Young drivers To Get Training For Interstate Commercial Driving Through FMCSA’s New Pilot Program

Young drivers To Get Training For Interstate Commercial Driving Through FMCSA’s New Pilot Program

On September 4th 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced a historical proposal that would bring several economic benefits to… ...

How To Steer Clear Of Cargo Thefts?

How To Steer Clear Of Cargo Thefts?

ContentsKey TakeawaysRecent Cargo Theft Trends to take Notice ofCargo Theft TacticsThe Best Combative Measures in PlayThe Role of Matrack Key Takeaways •Cargo Theft Trends •Theft… ...

How GPS tracking Can Help To Recover A Lost Cargo?

How GPS tracking Can Help To Recover A Lost Cargo?

Cargo theft is a seriously increasing major problem in the trucking industry that has led to billions of losses for the business. Today the thieves… ...

USDOT Awards Nearly $80 Million In Grants To Improve Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety

USDOT Awards Nearly $80 Million In Grants To Improve Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s FMCSA – Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has announced an award of nearly 80 million in grants to state and… ...

Transform Your Fleet Management Operations With IoT

Transform Your Fleet Management Operations With IoT

Internet of Things, more commonly known as IoT, has accelerated the opportunities of business evolution and development in almost every modern-world industry. And Fleet management… ...

How Installing A GPS Tracker Can Get You A Good Auto Insurance Deal?

How Installing A GPS Tracker Can Get You A Good Auto Insurance Deal?

ContentsKey TakeawaysWhy Commercial Auto Insurance is Necessary?Commercial Insurance: Major DeterminantsGPS Trackers: The One-Stop Solution for Lowering the PremiumsReduced Chances of TheftVigilant DrivingMinimal Vehicle AbuseMaintenance ...

Small Trucking Companies – Challenges In Pandemic

Small Trucking Companies – Challenges In Pandemic

Currently, the world is in midst of a health crisis of epidemic level because of corona virus. Because of the enormous and widespread effect of… ...

New Safety Technologies and Programs for Truck Transportation

New Safety Technologies and Programs for Truck Transportation

ContentsKey Takeaways:Benefits of Truck Fleet UpgradesTruck Transportation Safety StatsWhat Are The Safety technologies implemented in trucks?Are autonomous trucks the only solution for safety compliant transportation… ...

The Disadvantage Of Autonomous Trucks

The Disadvantage Of Autonomous Trucks

ContentsKey Takeaways:Loss of driver jobsSecurity concernsMore accidents Unregulated industryComputer malfunctionsExpensiveLicensing infrastructure not yet in working phasePrivacy concernsForgetting the basicsEmergency tacklingInference: Key ...

California Air Resources Board (CARB) Adopts Advanced Clean Truck Rule Targeting Zero Emission

California Air Resources Board (CARB) Adopts Advanced Clean Truck Rule Targeting Zero Emission

California marks history again with its new Advanced Clean Truck Policy that aims at increasing the number of clean and zero-emission trucks, replacing the diesel… ...

The New Generation Driverless Trucks

The New Generation Driverless Trucks

Key Takeaways: •Introduction Driving a heavy-duty truck is a skilled profession •Self-driving trucks will need a tech-savvy driver in the cab •Need for implementing self-driving… ...

How To Avoid Driver Privacy Concerns With Vehicle Tracking Software

How To Avoid Driver Privacy Concerns With Vehicle Tracking Software

A fleet management software or vehicle tracking software often ends up without being installed because of the rising complaints against privacy from drivers/ employees. And… ...

Commercial Vehicle Telematics Is Imperative

Commercial Vehicle Telematics Is Imperative

ContentsWhat you can look for in this article: Commercial Vehicle Telematics (CVT):Major applications for Commercial Vehicle Telematics (CVT):Changes in The Commercial Vehicle Landscape: Market Trends… ...

Truckers – The Unsung Heroes Of American Economy

Truckers – The Unsung Heroes Of American Economy

When the entire world is staying inside the safety and comfort of their homes in an attempt to successfully overcome the pandemic caused by COVID-19,… ...

The Role Of SCF Donations In Keeping The Trucking Industry Afloat

The Role Of SCF Donations In Keeping The Trucking Industry Afloat

ContentsKey Takeaways:How the St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund Works?Benefits OfferedThe Role of SCF during the PandemicParties that have funded the InitiativeHow is Progress… ...

GPS Tracking Is Making Supply Chains More Profitable During COVID-19 Crisis

GPS Tracking Is Making Supply Chains More Profitable During COVID-19 Crisis

Key takeaways for future-ready leaders: •A robust supply chain is key for successful businesses.   •Technologies like real-time GPS tracking are the backbone of a strong… ...

How Automated Supply Chain Solutions can Assist Commercial Freight Carriers and Customers?

How Automated Supply Chain Solutions can Assist Commercial Freight Carriers and Customers?

ContentsKey Takeaways:Why do we need automated solutions?Perks of having a Fully Automated Supply Chain SolutionReduced Shipment and Carrier VisibilityDegraded Product ConditionIncreased and Mismanaged Product Refusals… ...

Revisiting FMCSA’s Safety And Security Priorities Amid Global Crisis

Revisiting FMCSA’s Safety And Security Priorities Amid Global Crisis

ContentsKey Takeaways:Why the Commercial Vehicle Industry required Safety Guidelines in the First Place?Why Recapping of Safety Priorities is Necessary?Government’s Initiative to Concentrate on SafetyEach one… ...

Crash Preventability Program

Crash Preventability Program

ContentsPreventability Program becomes permanentWhat Does Crash Preventability Demonstration Program Mean?What determines if CMV owners and Truck Fleets are eligible for a Non-preventable Crash?The Permanent Crash… ...

Matrack Provides Real Time  COVID-19 Updates For Truckers

Matrack Provides Real Time COVID-19 Updates For Truckers

In light of the recent worldwide pandemic, Matrack Incorporation has come up with the initiative to provide real-time updates regarding COVID-19. The information in these… ...

Effects Of COVID 19 On The Trucking Industry

Effects Of COVID 19 On The Trucking Industry

ContentsStory at a Glance–The Positives of the Pandemic on the Trucking IndustryThe Temporary Negatives of COVID 19 on the Trucking IndustryA Business Opportunity for Truck… ...

FMCSA Emergency Declaration – What Fleet Managers And Truck Drivers Need To Know

FMCSA Emergency Declaration – What Fleet Managers And Truck Drivers Need To Know

When Matrack called to check on our customers due to the on-going pandemic, several casual discussions led to the leeway that truck drivers on the… ...

Fleet Procedures To Minimize COVID 19 Contagions

Fleet Procedures To Minimize COVID 19 Contagions

ContentsKey TakeawaysHygieneSocial Distancing Sanitization Use of DisposablesFueling the FleetEducate Your FleetIf an Employee Tests Corona virus PositiveLocal RestrictionsCustomer Interaction and Vehicle UsageAfter a Travel Key Takeaways ...

How Does The Corona Virus Stimulus Bill Benefit The Trucking Industry?

How Does The Corona Virus Stimulus Bill Benefit The Trucking Industry?

As the invisible enemy hits the pause button on the economy of the United States, President Donald Trump throws a float at the drowning businesses… ...

Stay In Line With FMCSA’s COVID-19 Regulations

Stay In Line With FMCSA’s COVID-19 Regulations

The recent COVID-19 outbreak has turned the world upside down, putting almost every sector on hold. The pandemic however has not managed to bring the… ...

How To Make The Best Of Advanced Safety Technology

How To Make The Best Of Advanced Safety Technology

Upgraded technology serving as a vice instead of a virtue? A fleet manager would relate! Have you ever taken a sneak peek into your fleet… ...

Automobile Industry Down With Corona Virus Infection

Automobile Industry Down With Corona Virus Infection

A sneak peek into the global automobile scenario As the Coronavirus spreads its wings across the globe, it has begun to ax the automobile industry… ...

Emergency Declaration- FMCSA Expands HOS

Emergency Declaration- FMCSA Expands HOS

In response to the Novel Coronavirus outbreak across the globe, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has issued an expanded national emergency declaration to provide… ...

GPS Tracking – Breathing Life into a Bike Rental Business

GPS Tracking – Breathing Life into a Bike Rental Business

With pollution at a constant rise, it would be a big economic plus to initiate bikes as one of the most environment friendly means to… ...

GPS Tracking Synonymous With Bike Rental Security

GPS Tracking Synonymous With Bike Rental Security

Is your bike rental business guarded against the most conniving parasite thriving in society today? Theft is the most displeasing and unfortunate happening to occur… ...

Maintain Your Fleet With Matrack Solutions

Maintain Your Fleet With Matrack Solutions

Running a business in the biking sector especially when we talk about rental service firms, can get extremely tricky. There is a lot of nitty… ...

Matrack Solutions For Electric And Manual Bikes

Matrack Solutions For Electric And Manual Bikes

The problem of bike theft in the USA, is extremely discouraging for riders to enjoy their much loved bike rides. The primary setbacks for a… ...

Bike Safety With Telematics

Bike Safety With Telematics

The technology of telematics has proved to be a major problem solver when talking about the four wheeler sector, and is now set to spread… ...

Matrack GPS And North American Hot-Shot Trucker Association (NAHSTA) Announce New Partnership!

Matrack GPS And North American Hot-Shot Trucker Association (NAHSTA) Announce New Partnership!

Matrack GPS and North American Hot-Shot Trucker Association (NAHSTA) are happy to announce a new collaborative partnership to benefit NAHSTA’s members!  NAHSTA is a trucking… ...

Florida Intrastate ELD Mandate

Florida Intrastate ELD Mandate

After the largest state in the United States of America, Florida queues up to adopt the intrastate Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate issued by the… ...

ELD Mandate For Texas

ELD Mandate For Texas

It is no secret that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) put a mandate on the usage of Electronic logging device (ELDs) in the… ...

Advantages Of Tax Deduction For Owners

Advantages Of Tax Deduction For Owners

  The good news is, maybe you are ignorant to the advantage of tax deductions as an owner operator of the trucking business and hence… ...

Everything Owners Need To Know About Tax Deductions

Everything Owners Need To Know About Tax Deductions

Remember the time as school kids that we wasted in leisure and play and bit our nails off just one day before our tests hoping… ...

Truck Driver Accident Procedures Part- II

Truck Driver Accident Procedures Part- II

As discussed earlier, there are quite a few things that a truck driver needs to take care of in the case of an accident. The… ...

Truck Driver Accident Procedures Part- I

Truck Driver Accident Procedures Part- I

Accidents are those unfortunate mishaps you never want to face irrespective of your business line. Needless to say, the consequences of truck accidents are serious… ...

Vintage Trailer Restoration And The Importance Of GPS Tracking

Vintage Trailer Restoration And The Importance Of GPS Tracking

ContentsFactors to Consider While Restoring Your Vintage TrailerThe GPS Tracker for Camping TrailersTips and Tricks to Give your Vintage Trailer A Youthful Furnish. Factors to… ...

Stolen Trailer? Here’s How GPS Trailer Tracking Can Help

Stolen Trailer? Here’s How GPS Trailer Tracking Can Help

Never Let Your Vehicle Robbed Again – GPS Tracker to the Rescue Do you fear vehicle theft? Is the fear leaving you panicky and sleepless?… ...

Who is Eligible for ELD Exemption On Agricultural Sector?

Who is Eligible for ELD Exemption On Agricultural Sector?

As we are well aware of the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate implemented by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in the year 2017,… ...

How To Successfully Transit To The Best ELD?

How To Successfully Transit To The Best ELD?

It is time to bid adieu to the old fashioned way of maintaining a log book or register to keep a tab on the hours… ...

11 Myths And Realities On ELD

11 Myths And Realities On ELD

It is no surprise that the introduction of a new technology or law would fetch a list of rumours as it becomes the talk of… ...

Safety Guide For Fleet Manager

Safety Guide For Fleet Manager

To manage a fleet in the world of transportation means to carry out a horde of responsibilities flawlessly. These responsibilities can be classified under the… ...

Tips For Implementation Of ELD Mandate

Tips For Implementation Of ELD Mandate

Right time to implement ELD? – NOW!!!! When the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration introduced the ELD Mandate in December 2015, it came up with… ...

ELD Rule And Driver Harassment

ELD Rule And Driver Harassment

Contents“If the boss says, it must be right. Isn’t it?”49 CFR 395Who does it apply to: 49 CFR 392.3What can be considered harassment?COERCIONHow ELD prevents… ...

ELD Malfunction Guide- Matrack Incorporation

ELD Malfunction Guide- Matrack Incorporation

ELD is an electronic device that can be installed within a vehicle’s OBD II, and can automatically record data in compliance with hours of service… ...

A Comprehensive Guide To ELD Mandate

A Comprehensive Guide To ELD Mandate

Ever since the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) introduced the ELD mandate in December 2015, the trucking industry has been busy understanding the ELD… ...

Everything You Need To Know About ELD Roadside Inspection

Everything You Need To Know About ELD Roadside Inspection

With the ELD mandate, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has made a recording of data more accurate and easier. Through the electronic logging device,… ...

International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day

Driving a big rig is not a small responsibility.  In fact, it can be very grueling and demanding.  Drivers face many stressful challenges that go… ...

Sleep Apnea And Truck Driving

Sleep Apnea And Truck Driving

ContentsSleep Apnea and Motor Vehicle Accidents StatisticsFMCSA Proposed OSA RegulationsCurrent Status of FMCSA  OSA Regulation ProposalsOSA Medications and DrivingBenefits of Using a CPAP MachineComprehensive list… ...

Trailer And Construction Equipment Theft; Statistics and Prevention

Trailer And Construction Equipment Theft; Statistics and Prevention

Auto, trailer, and construction equipment theft is a growing problem all over the world; and the United States is no exception.  In fact, one motor… ...

BMW I3 And BMW I3s All Electric Car Models

BMW I3 And BMW I3s All Electric Car Models

The German car company, BMW, known for producing luxury cars, also has some electric cars out on the market.  The most recent models of BMW… ...

Speed Limiter Rule For Truckers

Speed Limiter Rule For Truckers

Since 2016 the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association (FMCSA) have been working on getting a rule passed… ...

O2 Turns On 5G For Autonomous Vehicles

O2 Turns On 5G For Autonomous Vehicles

O2, the second-largest mobile network operator in the United Kingdom, plans to turn on a 5G network in June this year, 2019, to facilitate the… ...

FMCSA Reduces Cost For Truckers To Upgrade From Class B CDL To Class A

FMCSA Reduces Cost For Truckers To Upgrade From Class B CDL To Class A

In March of this year the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) announced a final rule which makes it easier and reduces the costs for… ...

3 Ways For Fleet Managers To Keep Drivers Happy

3 Ways For Fleet Managers To Keep Drivers Happy

Truck driver shortages are on the rise and there is no end to it in sight.  It’s expected that the truck driver storage may even… ...

HOS And Discontentment In Trucking Industry

HOS And Discontentment In Trucking Industry

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, under the United States Department of Transport, regulates the hours of service for interstate commercial motor carriers. The rules… ...

Insurance Regulations For Transport Vehicles

Insurance Regulations For Transport Vehicles

There are certain simple requirements laid down by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regarding insurance requirements for transport vehicles. To get an Operating Authority… ...

U.S. Carriers Subject To Canada’s Carbon Tax

U.S. Carriers Subject To Canada’s Carbon Tax

As of April 1st, 2019, 4 Canadian provinces, (Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, and New Brunswick), are now subject to the Canadian federal carbon pricing system, which… ...

Non-Preventable Crashes And CSA score

Non-Preventable Crashes And CSA score

The Crash Preventability Demonstration Program which was introduced in July 2015 by FMCSA may be made permanent from August 2019. This will change the CSA… ...

How Has ELD Affected Road Safety?

How Has ELD Affected Road Safety?

It has been more than a year that the ELD mandate was introduced and implemented. While for the U.S. Department of Transport, Electronic Logging Devices… ...

FMCSA Alcohol Regulations For Truck Drivers

FMCSA Alcohol Regulations For Truck Drivers

Navigating a 40 ton 18 wheeler through traffic and down the road is a big responsibility.  That’s why the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has… ...

$30,000 Raised In 2019 Ceremony To Support Women Truck Drivers

$30,000 Raised In 2019 Ceremony To Support Women Truck Drivers

The non-profit, Women in Trucking Association, celebrated its annual “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel Ceremony”  on March 30th, 2019.  The event was held at… ...

Diamonds Are Forever; And So Is Plastic

Diamonds Are Forever; And So Is Plastic

Plastic may be convenient and easy. It appeals to our busy one time “use and throws” society. Beyond that, it exists in almost everything around… ...

CDL Meals; Helping Drivers Stay Lean And Fit

CDL Meals; Helping Drivers Stay Lean And Fit

Fighting obesity in the trucking industry is not easy. A Truck driving by nature is a sedentary job. Many truckers struggle to stay in shape… ...

Combating Cargo Theft – A Checklist For Truck Drivers

Combating Cargo Theft – A Checklist For Truck Drivers

One of the biggest challenges that even seasoned truck drivers come across is the theft of cargo. When on the road, they are under constant… ...

Features of Matrack’s ELD Device Platform

Features of Matrack’s ELD Device Platform

It’s the final countdown to make the switch from AOBRD to ELD devices. Matrack knows what matters most for fleet managers and drivers. That’s why… ...

Truckers Against Trafficking

Truckers Against Trafficking

According to the non-profit organization, Futures without Violence, 21 million people are trafficked around the world at any moment in time. Truckers Against Trafficking, otherwise known as… ...

Fleet Management Benefits : Light-duty Vehicle Fleets

Fleet Management Benefits : Light-duty Vehicle Fleets

Since the advent of various technological advances in the field of GPS, telematics, and other tracking devices and applications, fleet managers have been able to… ...

FMS – A Key To Security In School Bus Service

FMS – A Key To Security In School Bus Service

As the improvement in technology in the field of logistics and transportation have touched the sky, one of the many sectors that have benefited is… ...

Tips To Save Money On The Road!

Tips To Save Money On The Road!

As a truck driver on the road, most of your money is spent on toiletries, food and other necessities. Also, most rest stops and convenience… ...

Things To Know Before Choosing The Trucking Career

Things To Know Before Choosing The Trucking Career

Trucking, like any other profession, has its fair share of challenges. Some experienced truckers may even call it a lifestyle and not just a profession.… ...

Ensuring The Safety Of Your Car Rental Fleet

Ensuring The Safety Of Your Car Rental Fleet

As a car rental service provider, the safety of your vehicle, the client and your driver becomes your responsibility. Whether you offer chauffeur driven cars… ...

Mental Well-Being Tips For Truck Drivers

Mental Well-Being Tips For Truck Drivers

Trucking is a profession that calls for 18-20 hours of work in one day. Sometimes, drivers have to spend weeks and even months out on… ...

GPS Technology Enters The Football Field

GPS Technology Enters The Football Field

Most of us are familiar with using GPS technology for tracking and mapping purposes. While the system was originally designed for the use of the… ...

Tips For Truck Drivers To Reduce Stress On The Job

Tips For Truck Drivers To Reduce Stress On The Job

The good old days of trucking were a time without so many rules and regulations and definitely without so much traffic. There was less congestion… ...

ELD And Matrack; The Company That Saves

ELD And Matrack; The Company That Saves

In a fast-moving world that is geared towards profit, you need reliable devices that help you efficiently transport, track, and safe keep assets; as well… ...

Safety Screens On Semis

Safety Screens On Semis

Road crashes are often preventable if precautionary safety measures are put into place. Unfortunately, the number of reported deaths due to road accidents is shockingly… ...

Millennials; The Truck Drivers Of The Future

Millennials; The Truck Drivers Of The Future

Everyone in the trucking industry knows that the demand for drivers is on a steady rise. A 2017 report by the American Trucking Association revealed… ...

Tetra Ski-Helping The Disabled To Ski

Tetra Ski-Helping The Disabled To Ski

How can a disabled person ski? What was previously thought impossible has become possible thanks to the hard efforts of the University of Utah Health… ...

The Ultimate Packing List For A New Truck Driver

The Ultimate Packing List For A New Truck Driver

Now that you have your CDL, you must be pretty excited to get on the road. One of the most important things about life as… ...

Shifting From AOBRD To ELD

Shifting From AOBRD To ELD

Prior to the ELD mandate, most fleets used an Automatic On-Board Recording Device or AOBRD. This AOBRD is hardware device that can be directly connected… ...

How To Minimize Driver Detention?

How To Minimize Driver Detention?

Driver detention refers to the extra time a driver has to spend while goods are being loaded or unloaded, over the approved 2-hour limit. The… ...

MA-Asset Classic – A Telematics Wonder By Matrack

MA-Asset Classic – A Telematics Wonder By Matrack

For over a decade, Matrack Incorporation has been dedicatedly designing tracking and fleet management devices to assist fleet owners, managers, and drivers, all over the… ...

Implementing A Trailer Tracking System

Implementing A Trailer Tracking System

Any fleet management system is incomplete without a proper trailer tracking system. Before getting a tracking system for your fleet it is important to research… ...

Fighting Driving Fatigue – Tips For Truck Drivers

Fighting Driving Fatigue – Tips For Truck Drivers

Driving a truck for longer and lonely routes can take a toll on the physical and mental health of a driver. The truck driving profession… ...

Trailer Tracking And Fleet Management – What’s The Difference?

Trailer Tracking And Fleet Management – What’s The Difference?

Trailer tracking and fleet management are often misunderstood to be the same thing, and the terms are used interchangeably. However, there is one huge difference… ...

Trailer Tracking – Important Things To Know

Trailer Tracking – Important Things To Know

Trailer tracking helps in knowing the location of the trailer, even when it is not attached to the truck. With proper tracking system that includes… ...

Things Truck Drivers Want Other Drivers To Know

Things Truck Drivers Want Other Drivers To Know

One of the greatest dangers that truck drivers face on the road are passenger car drivers. Many times the small cars try to cut off… ...

Drone Delivery

Drone Delivery

Did you place an online order? Well, don’t be surprised if your items are one day delivered by a flying drone right to your doorstep!… ...

Trucking With Four-legged Friends

Trucking With Four-legged Friends

At times, the life of trucking can be synonymous with boredom and isolation, especially for long-haul drivers who go weeks and even months without seeing… ...

Trucks Park Here-Looking For A Parking Space?

Trucks Park Here-Looking For A Parking Space?

Finding an authorized and safe place to park your 18-wheeler has always been a challenge in the trucking industry, especially with the ever-increasing amount of… ...

Top Reasons GPS Technology Saves Fleet Managers Money

Top Reasons GPS Technology Saves Fleet Managers Money

It’s 2019 and time to make the final switch from AOBRD to ELD devices. Could the GPS technology of ELD devices potentially help trucking companies… ...

Cancer “Vaccines” To Treat Cancer

Cancer “Vaccines” To Treat Cancer

According to Our World in Data, “Every sixth death in the world is due to cancer, making it the second leading cause of death. In… ...

Tesla’s All-Electric Semi

Tesla’s All-Electric Semi

Tesla plans to formally launch its all-electric heavy duty semi-truck sometime this year in 2019 and we may see it cruising down the freeway before… ...

Four Ways Truck Drivers Can Lose Weight

Four Ways Truck Drivers Can Lose Weight

Many truck drivers find themselves gaining unwanted weight due to the sedentary lifestyle of their work and lack of healthy food options on the road.… ...

Mirrorless Trucks

Mirrorless Trucks

The mirrorless semi-truck, MirrorEye, is an innovation that potentially expands truck drivers’ vision, prevents collisions, improves aerodynamics and saves fuel. How do the mirrorless trucks… ...

Self Driving Trucks-The Way Of The Future

Self Driving Trucks-The Way Of The Future

Many of us may remember watching the cartoon TV show, The Jetsons, as kids. They rode around in flying cars and lived up in the… ...

Women’s Role In The Trucking Industry

Women’s Role In The Trucking Industry

According to an analysis done by The American Trucking Association, it’s expected that there could be a shortage of 175,000 truck drivers by 2024.  One… ...

ELD And The Benefits Of Choosing Matrack

ELD And The Benefits Of Choosing Matrack

The last chance to make the switch to ELD compliant devices is knocking at our door.  The final deadline to be ELD compliant is less… ...

The Future Smart-City; Quayside, Toronto

The Future Smart-City; Quayside, Toronto

Alphabet Sidewalk Labs, Google’s parent company, is collaborating with the Canadian government on a high-tech project that would transform Waterfront Toronto’s dock and industrial land… ...

America’s Truck Driver Crisis

America’s Truck Driver Crisis

 Without truck drivers, shelves in the grocery store would run empty, clothes would begin to disappear from display racks in department stores, and convenient online… ...

Fleet Management Nightmares And How To Avoid Them?

Fleet Management Nightmares And How To Avoid Them?

Fleet Management software revolutionized the way we do business and manage our assets. Fleet owners are now realizing that it’s one of the most important… ...

Our Technical Support; Our Lifeblood

Our Technical Support; Our Lifeblood

Excellent technical support and customer service is the lifeblood of any business. At Matrack, we pride ourselves with great customer service since day one. We… ...

Matrack’s AMEX Fuel Card; Turning Your Expenses Into Profit

Matrack’s AMEX Fuel Card; Turning Your Expenses Into Profit

ContentsIntroducing Matrack’s AMEX Fuel Card; Turn your Expenses into Profit CenterMatrack’s Amex Fuel Card is a simple, yet powerful solution for drivers and fleet owners.Credit cards… ...

The Benefits Of Geofences In GPS Tracking

The Benefits Of Geofences In GPS Tracking

One of the main reasons for fleet owners to have GPS tracking is Geofencing. To put it simply, Geo-fence tracking is a feature in a… ...

How Asset Tracking Saves You Money?

How Asset Tracking Saves You Money?

Asset tracking is a lot of work and can be a pain in the neck. Recording important information such as vehicles and types of equipment… ...

The 3D Entertainment Of The Future

The 3D Entertainment Of The Future

When someone mentions 3D movies, we think of walking into a theater and sliding on our perhaps, “not so stylish and not so comfortable” 3D… ...

2 Best Way For Truckers To Stay Connected To Family

2 Best Way For Truckers To Stay Connected To Family

Been on the road for days, weeks, or even months without seeing your family?  According to an FQA on Trucking Truth, “Most drivers start their… ...

Solar Power Expands To Semi-Trucks

Solar Power Expands To Semi-Trucks

Decreased costs are only one of the many benefits of solar energy. You can also improve your health and protect the environment by reducing your… ...

3 Easy Ways For Truck Drivers To Bring Healthy Food On The Road

3 Easy Ways For Truck Drivers To Bring Healthy Food On The Road

About to head out on a routine cross country truck drive?  While on the road for such long hours, it often seems nearly impossible to… ...

Global Positioning: A Brief History

Global Positioning: A Brief History

GPS tracking has become quite an essential part of today’s society. Whether it’s being used to navigate across the country, Monitor valuables, or simply to… ...

Matrack Incorporated Partners Up With BLINK Roadside!

Matrack Incorporated Partners Up With BLINK Roadside!

  Having your vehicle break down while on the road can create a sense of total helplessness. Unforeseen circumstances like deadlines and difficult weather can… ...

Act Fast To Protect Your Assets

Act Fast To Protect Your Assets

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau, there are around 5000 boat thefts per year.  The Boat Owners Association of the United States (Boats US)… ...

IFTA Calculation Through ELD And Fleet Management

IFTA Calculation Through ELD And Fleet Management

IFTA is a fuel tax agreement amongst 48 U.S. states and 10 Canadian Provinces to consolidate reporting and levy of taxes under a single license.… ...