Integrating ELDs with Employee Recognition for Truck Drivers
This blog post is the 4th in a series of five blog posts about creating driver engagement.
The Benefits of ELDs
Every year technology continues to improve. One area of recent improvement in the transportation industry is the creation and implementation of Electronic Logging Devices. ELDs are electronic devices that are capable of recording a driver's driving hours and duty status. ELDs are expected to be mandated for all carriers as early as January 2017.
The implementation of ELDs is good news for carriers. The Aberdeen Group sites that carriers with ELDs:
- Cut Operating Costs by 10%
- Reduced Vehicle Downtime by 15%
- Improved Vehicle Utilization by 13%