Geotab Inc. announced that vehicles equipped with the Geotab Integrated Solution for Ford are now compatible with the company’s Geotab Drive electronic logging device (ELD) application, allowing drivers to record their hours of work status. service (HOS) and perform vehicle inspections from their tablet or smart phone. The news comes shortly after Geotab Drive obtained ELD certification from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).
Geotab’s integrated solution for Ford includes Geotab’s open telematics platform, which the company says helps organizations reduce fleet costs, increase productivity and efficiency, improve safety and strengthen compliance . With out-of-the-box hardware integration on all new Ford models direct from the factory, Geotab says the solution enables fleet managers to collect and monitor rich, high-quality data from Ford vehicles, the all with end-to-end data. protection.
The combined Geotab Drive app and Geotab for Ford integrated solution allow drivers to register their HOS from their smartphones and tablets, while also allowing drivers to perform vehicle inspections, including streamlining vehicle inspections. Driver’s Vehicle Inspection (DVIR), International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) reporting and Driver Identification.
Additionally, access to ELD data through the MyGeotab portal allows fleet managers to track fleet compliance with real-time data insights through a user-friendly interface where they can view detailed driver log reports. , breach alerts, and running fleet status reports, among others.