Understanding the Canadian ELD Mandate’s Progressive Enforcement

With the abundance of information out there concerning the Canadian ELD regulations, you may be wondering if electronic logging devices (ELDs) are now mandatory. The answer is that the Canadian ELD rule came into effect on June 12, 2021. However, the law will be gradually enforced. To help your understanding of the situation, we have summarized the key elements to remember about the Canadian ELD r [...]

June 14, 2021|

Why Should Carriers Use Dashcams?

A pick-up truck passes you on a country road. A piece flies out of the pickup's box and hits your truck, leaving visible damage. The pick-up truck continues on its way, leaving you to deal with the problem. How will you explain things to your employer? Will they believe you?   Fortunately, they will, since your dashcam recorded the entire event. You will not be held responsible for the damage to [...]

May 31, 2021|

What you need to know about the Canadian ELD Rule

On June 13, 2019, Transport Minister Marc Garneau officially announced that the use of electronic logging devices (ELDs) will be mandatory for federally regulated commercial vehicle operators in Canada. Similar regulations have already been in place in the United States since December 18, 2017. Here is a brief overview of what you need to know about the Canadian regulations to be well prepared. W [...]

May 13, 2021|

Our best tips for successful ELD implementation

You are likely aware that electronic logging devices (ELDs) will soon be mandatory in Canada for federally regulated carriers. These have already been the norm in the United States for a few years. Whether you’re looking for an ELD solution or just started shopping, this article is for you. We’ve gathered the best advice for successfully implementing ELDs in your fleet. These tips were taken from [...]

April 23, 2021|

May 1 – The real deadline for suppliers of ELDs operated in Canada

FPInnovations, the only accredited certification body for Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) in Canada to date, has already announced that the certification process requires, at best, a minimum of 6 weeks. On May 1, 2021, exactly 6 weeks will remain until the Canadian ELD regulation comes into effect. For ELD providers, this deadline is critical, as the progressive enforcement announced by the Min [...]

April 15, 2021|