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Ask our ELD expert, Marc Moncion, any questions you may have around fleet safety, compliance, DOT audits, roadside inspections, CSA scores, or best practices.
 

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Understanding the U.S. Livestock & Bee exemption

Many carriers reach out to me on the specifics of the AG hauling in the U.S. For information on how to handle the Agricultural Exemption in the BigRoad ELD app, refer to this blog.  Further in the blo...

  May 02, 2019     Marc Moncion 0

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RFID Installation Tips from our expert

Marc’s Safety Corner welcomes Brayn Gomez, Fleet Complete’s Professional Installer and Technical Specialist.   Brayn brings 15-years worth of experience installing multimedia devices, car kits and GPS...

  Apr 17, 2019     Katerina Gavrikova 0

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How does the ELD mandate apply to a driver using a rented or a leased truck?

Dear Marc, How does the ELD mandate apply to a driver who is using a rented or a leased truck?   Dear Reader, As you know, the ELD mandate applies to drivers and motor carriers unless otherwise exempt...

  Apr 09, 2019     Marc Moncion 0

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What is the common mistake one can make while choosing an ELD solution?

Dear Marc, The ELD is going into full effect at the end of this year and a lot of drivers are running on grand-fathered AOBRD. What is the common mistake drivers and carriers can make while choosing a...

  Apr 02, 2019     Marc Moncion 0

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Roadcheck 2019 is just around the corner!

Roadcheck 2019 is Just Around the Corner! Are you Ready? (En français ? ; ¿En español?)   The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck will take place on June 4-6 this year....

  Mar 28, 2019     Marc Moncion 0

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What is the difference between short-haul 100 and 150 air-miles provisions?

Dear Marc, In my ELD app, there is a short-haul 100 air miles provision, but I always thought it was supposed to be 150 air miles. What is the difference?   Dear Reader, There are a few scenarios conc...

  Mar 26, 2019     Marc Moncion 0

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What is the definition of a Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV)?

The term ‘commercial motor vehicle’ is referenced a total of 101 times in Part 395, yet a proper definition is not provided to clearly describe what exactly a commercial motor vehicle for the purposes...

  Mar 22, 2019     Marc Moncion 2

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My driver is participating in a parade. Should he log his time with ELD?

Dear Marc, One of my drivers has been driving and logged off duty this morning at 07:30 AM. He has no sleeper berth available as he was able to sleep during the trip down. He has to be in a parade but...

  Mar 20, 2019     Marc Moncion 0

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Ask the expert - Marc Moncion (Safety, compliance and regulatory affairs expert)

 

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Lead Expert at Fleet Complete

Marc is the Vice President of Safety, Compliance & Regulatory Affairs at Fleet Complete. He is an author and industry subject matter expert who has worked in numerous senior transportation management roles for over 25 years, including an Inspector for the MTO. Marc sits on several Federal/State/provincial regulatory bodies and frequently provides commentary on emerging technology, best practices and regulatory affairs. In addition, Marc is a commercial driver's licence (CDL) holder and can drive all types of commercial vehicles in North America.

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