The ELD mandate’s purpose is to reduce the overall number of accidents, but there is much more to it than just tracking the service hours. Now, it’s possible to integrate Geotab data with your driver files for comprehensive driver tracking and reporting.
Having Accurate ELD Data for IFTA and IRP
Both the IFTA and IRP need to know the exact miles driven in each state. Geotab data can be used to accurately track mileage so that tax is allocated correctly and fuel costs are properly accounted for.
ELD Data for Detention Evidence
ELD data can be used for evidence when it comes to driver detention. Many times, shippers and receivers will not pay for the extra time that drivers must wait to be loaded or unloaded. Using Geotab data, you can easily see when the truck arrived, when the driver left, and how long they were detained.
Load Location Tracking Using ELD Data
ELD data can also be used to track load location. Geotab data can be used to calculate the time of arrival at the destination and the exact location of the truck at any given time. This is especially helpful for trucking companies who are trying to ensure their loads are delivered on time.
Trucking Software and ELD: Data Management
Integrating Geotab data with your trucking software and driver file management like DQMConnect can be a great way to manage ELD data. This integration allows for easy data management, and makes it easier to determine the total miles driven, the total fuel consumed, and the hours of service for each driver.
Integrate Geotab Data and Driver Files With DQMConnect
Integrating driver files with Geotab data has never been easier thanks to DQMConnect and Vehicle Licensing Consultants. Our software is the leading driver file management system for trucking companies, and it allows for easy integration with Geotab data. With our system, you can manage your driver files and Geotab data in a single, easy-to-use dashboard.
Additionally, you can stay compliant with IFTA and IRP regulations, while being prepared for a DOT audit if necessary. In the case that you are audited, you can easily access any driver information and Geotab data you may need to prove your compliance with the regulations.
Integrating Geotab data with your driver files is the key to staying compliant and improving the efficiency of your trucking operations. With DQMConnect, you can easily manage all of your Geotab data and driver files in one system. Contact us today to learn more about DQMConnect, or schedule a discovery call for a live demo.