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Welcome to Northern BI’s blog, where you’ll find hot topics about vehicle telematics, Geotab product solutions and fleet management best practices.

How ELDs save time and money

ELDs are a lot more powerful than just tracking hours of service (HOS). The right ELD can literally change the way you manage your fleet operations from safety to administration.

Go beyond compliance with ELDs

You’ve heard how ELDs create electronic logs to record hours of service (HOS) – but they’re much more than that. Plugged into your vehicle’s OBDII port, the Geotab GO device is a powerful tool that can track everything from driving behaviours to engine health and more.

How ELDs improve fleet safety

ELDs are designed to maximize safety on the road – but they can do a lot more than that to keep your fleet safe. From seat belt alerts to providing continuous driver feedback, the Geotab ELD solution checks off all the safety boxes.

Global semiconductor shortage hitting home in transportation and telematics

The global semiconductor shortage is impacting electronics across every industry. How does the semiconductor shortage impact telematics?

Easy ELD reporting with Geotab

ELD reporting doesn’t have to be complicated. From running IFTA reports to tracking your fleet’s hours of service (HOS), the Geotab ELD solution really does it all!

5 steps to kick-start your ELD implementation

Not sure how to start your ELD implementation? We put together 5 easy steps to kick-start your ELD fleet rollout.

Get smart about ELDs with Northern BI’s personalized training

Hear from ELD training rock star, Stephanie Morris, as she talks about her personalized approach to training fleet managers and drivers. With over 140 ELD clients to train and manage, she’s just about heard it all…

Our reaction to the Canadian Government’s phased-in approach to ELDs

On March 2, 2021, the Canadian Minister of Transport announced a phased-in approach for ELD implementation. While transport companies are still expected to be ELD compliant on June 12, 2021, enforcement will be actioned over 12 months. So, what does this mean for you?

Which Geotab rate plan is best for my business?

Struggling to figure out which Geotab fleet telematics plan meets your business needs? We break down the four Geotab rate plans to help you make the right choice.

What you need to know about ELD compliance

Is your fleet ready for the Canadian ELD mandate? Check out this infographic for quick facts and features about ELDs in Canada.

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ELD – What’s in it for the driver?

ELD – What’s in it for the driver?

Moving from paper logs to an electronic logging device (ELD) is a big change and drivers are affected the most. Learn how the Geotab Drive Mobile App automates drivers’ daily logbook records.

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Be prepared: 3 tips for a successful ELD rollout

Be prepared: 3 tips for a successful ELD rollout

Published on January 4, 2021With the Canadian ELD just around the corner, transportation companies and drivers need to review their Hours of Service (HOS) compliance plan. Effective June 12, 2021, Canadian commercial truck drivers and transport vehicles must use...

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