Transport Topics Online  
The Newspaper of Trucking and Freight Transportation
Welcome  Guest  Log In         
5/20/2014 11:30:00 AM Write a Letter to the Editor Write a letter to the Editor

Verizon, J.J. Keller Partner to Create Fleet Management Device

Verizon Networkfleet and J.J. Keller said they have partnered to create a GPS-enabled fleet management device for regional and longhaul trucking.

The Verizon device will run on J.J. Keller’s Encompass software and manage hours-of-service compliance and driver inspection reports, as well as fuel taxes, according to the companies.

“Due to increased regulatory scrutiny aimed at keeping the roads safer — including a potential regulation by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration requiring electronic logging of drivers’ hours of service — we recognized that the time was right to introduce a comprehensive and cost-effective compliance solution based on telematics,” Verizon Networkfleet  general manager Joshua Haims said in a statement.

The device, available later this year, will be able to transfer data to the J.J Keller mobile app.

By Transport Topics

Follow Transport Topics on Subscribe to get up to the minute news briefs and more from our feeds. RSS Twitter Twitter Facebook Facebook

© 2014, Transport Topics Publishing Group. All rights reserved.


  RELATED ARTICLES

 
LATEST NEWS



 
LATEST JOBS
Follow Us

Newsletters

TTExpress
This free daily newsletter delivers the latest headlines.

TT Executive Suite
This subscriber-only newsletter program tailors your news.

Services

Advertising

TFM

EMU
iTech
© American Trucking Associations, Inc., All Rights Reserved TTNews.com Privacy Statement