Tracking

Baseball Spring Training and Vehicle Tracking on Truck Day

By |2019-02-19T20:42:31+00:00February 19th, 2019|Blog, Fleet, Tracking, Transportation, Wireless Forms|

What do you associate with spring? Punxsutawney Phil? Daylight Savings Time? Warmer weather? Maybe the thought of spring coming should be associated with fleets of trucks headed south. Truck Day is the day Major League Baseball teams load up their equipment and other player essentials on trucks to head for spring training. For teams, these

The Importance of the Trucking Industry

By |2018-11-13T15:20:29+00:00January 30th, 2019|Blog, Fleet, Geofences, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Trucking|

The trucking industry is the backbone of the economy in the United States. With so much of the country’s goods transported across the U.S. in trucks, the industry is invaluable to the country. Nearly 70% of all the freight tonnage moved in the U.S. goes on trucks. This amounts to about 10.5 million tons moved

Commercial Motor Vehicle Medical Certificates

By |2019-01-09T20:43:09+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Blog, Fleet, Tracking, Trucking|

Commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers have long had to comply with various safety precautions to ensure they’re alert on the road during long drives and amid poor driving conditions. One of these mandates is a clean bill of health. The National Registry of Medical Examiners was created to reduce highway accidents according to the Federal

New Year’s Resolution for Your Workforce

By |2019-01-04T15:14:35+00:00January 4th, 2019|Blog, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Timekeeping, Tracking, Wireless Forms|

If there’s anything that can be said about the year’s end, it’s that December 31 is almost indisputably the biggest party night of the year. One needs to look no further than the hordes of people that flock to New York City’s Times Square (roughly one million were anticipated for the close of 2018) to

Reinventing Disney Classics and Mobile Workforces

By |2018-12-26T16:27:55+00:00December 21st, 2018|Blog, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Wireless Forms|

The year is almost at an end and, though there is ostensibly no discernable difference between December 31 and January 1, many of us opt to use the New Year to signify new beginnings. We make promises to improve various aspects of our lives and hope that, with the coming year, we can usher

Holiday Travel and Fleet Tracking

By |2018-11-30T16:38:13+00:00November 30th, 2018|Blog, Dispatching, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Timekeeping, Tracking|

As we discussed recently, Thanksgiving is the holiday that ushers in the unofficial start to the end-of-year holiday travel season. And it’s no secret that, particularly during this exceptionally busy travel season, you can expect to pay a premium when it comes to air transportation. This year, travelers can expect to pay nearly $400

Stocks, Assets, and Work Site Tracking

By |2018-11-27T16:44:29+00:00November 27th, 2018|Actsoft, Alerts, Asset Tracking, Blog, Fleet, Geofences, GPS Tracking, Tracking|

For many investors, it’s a common belief that maintaining a diverse financial portfolio is an effective way to minimize risk. To those who follow this strategy, the idea is that holding stocks in multiple different sectors can potentially offset some of the losses that would’ve arisen from having placed all their chips on a

Don’t Let the Weather Freeze Your Pockets

By |2018-11-08T18:39:14+00:00November 21st, 2018|Blog, Fleet, Tips, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking|

As the temperature drops, everyone’s bills begin to rise. Of course, energy bills go up as many try to avoid the frosty outdoors. But have you noticed an uptick in how much you spend on fuel for your vehicle in winter? The freezing weather (20 degrees F) can drop a car’s gas mileage by about

Where’s Waldo? Four Reasons Why Tracking Time Is Important

By |2018-11-07T21:18:02+00:00November 7th, 2018|Actsoft, Timekeeping, Tips, Tracking|

Most of us are familiar with the children’s book series “Where’s Waldo?” wherein the object of the game is to find the titular character hidden among a vibrant backdrop. Now, assuming Waldo is a working member of society, his penchant for getting lost begs the question, “How does that affect his employer?” If Waldo is

How Fuel Efficiency Can Affect Your Bottom Line

By |2018-10-26T16:17:50+00:00October 26th, 2018|Blog, Fleet, Tracking|

When it comes to gas prices, unpredictability is an inevitability. Any number of factors can have a direct impact on the cost, causing it to dip or increase without much warning. Because of this, it’s important for fleet-based business owners to pay careful attention to the amount of fuel their drivers are consuming while