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“If it Ain’t Broke…”
Hazard-Based Warnings Save Lives
Fit to Pass
Transflo / TA Integration
Give Your Business the 5-Star Treatment
By Matthew Meeks
You work hard to keep your fleet on the move and things running smooth – your drivers happy and your revenue on the up and up!
And some of us are so dedicated to the hard work that we forget the importance of, “Working smarter, not harder.”
But what really helps us work smarter?
- The intelligence of modern technology
- And you… Yes, you! It’s up to carriers to make smart choices including the adoption of modern solutions for their fleets.
Imagine this: First, you discover a new tech solution that allows you to work smarter (not harder). Then, your revenue increases, you retain your best drivers, and you free up some time, and maybe even take a…VACATION!
Alright, let me slow down for a second…before you jet off to the Caribbean, let’s look at how real people today are giving their businesses a boost…
“If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It”
The Phrase Holding Back Freight Brokers
By Matthew Meeks
Seriously though, please do NOT follow the ancient saying, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”
I’ll admit, the saying may come from a place of good attentions – a way of appreciating what you have as long as it still works – the idea of saving money and avoiding unnecessary spending. I get that. I do. While this concept may make sense for something like furniture or glassware, it’s simply not true for business practices at your brokerage.
It’s important to remember that when it comes to the operations at your freight brokerage, It’s not about something being “broken,” it’s more about something possessing an opportunity for growth
The Data Behind In-Cab Alert Technology and How It’s Improving Driver Safety
Join Drivewyze on March 12 to see the data behind new in-cab alert technology and how it’s improving driver safety.
Hundreds of thousands of commercial vehicles travel across the United States every day, operated by drivers who are focused on continuously changing road conditions and other driving tasks, all of which may cause them to miss critical road sign warnings about hazards, such as steep grades, high rollover locations, and low bridges.
So how can we mitigate these risks?
Our partner, Drivewzye, at their webinar on Thursday, March 12th – Improving Driver Safety with In-Cab Hazard-Based Warnings – to see first-hand how hazard location alerts integrated directly into your Transflo in-cab device, are effectively reducing preventable accidents…
Vehicle Maintenance Simplified…
…with ELD Telematics notifications
The Transflo Mobile+ app adds ‘Fit to Pass’
A program by Espyr that helps drivers pass their DOT re-certification exams
Transflo by Pegasus Transtech, the leader in enterprise mobility and business process automation for the transportation industry, is integrating with Espyr’s Fit to Pass program to reinforce healthy lifestyles for drivers and assist them in passing the DOT re-certification exam. Access to a variety of online tools will be available via the Transflo Mobile+ app as a premium upgrade.
Espyr’s Fit to Pass is a year-round coaching program designed to improve the health of professional drivers. Ninety days prior to a driver’s DOT re-certification exam, the program intensifies to help them pass the test.
Carriers can now add the Fit to Pass program directly to their fleet’s Transflo Mobile+ app to give their professional drivers these tools within the same mobile app they use for their daily work…
Over 1 Million Drivers Now Have Faster/Easier Fueling Option at TA Locations
Transflo Integrates the TA TruckSmart Mobile App with its platform
Professional drivers can now access the TravelCenters of America (TA) TruckSmart mobile app through the Transflo Mobile+ platform. Starting today, Transflo by Pegasus Transtech, the leader in enterprise mobility and business process automation for the transportation industry, is integrating with TA to serve more drivers.
Transflo’s integration includes capabilities that allow professional drivers to expedite the fueling process at TravelCenters of America locations across the nation. The experience saves drivers time and helps them avoid hassles each time they fuel…
Affordable pricing with available inventory. Get a FMCSA-certified Transflo ELD with no up front hardware costs and a lifetime upgrades/warranty on ELD equipment. (An activation fee may apply depending on fleet size)
Transflo Mobile Manage your whole workday – anywhere, anytime! Weigh station bypass, truck navigation with live traffic, E-Logs, loads, documents, & more.
Transflo Completes Electronic Logging Device Registration with FMCSA