The electronic logging device (ELD) mandate – requires most regional and long-haul drivers of commercial motor vehicles to use ELDs (also known as ELogs) to record their hours of service.
The ELD mandate went into effect for interstate drivers on December 17, 2019.
In the time since many states changed their hours-of-service regulations to adopt the ELD mandate for in-state drivers as well. FMCSA and state investigators are using ELog data to conduct audits both onsite and at roadside inspections.
An ELD mandate in Canada will be enforced beginning in June 2022.
- A third certification body will test ELDs for use in Canada 7/30/21
- What U.S. carriers need to know when operating in Canada 6/14/21
- Canada’s ELD mandate effective June 12 with one year educational enforcement 5/7/21
- Canada’s Minister of Transport names ELD certification body 11/05/20
- Reminder: FMCSA compliance deadline for ELDs set for December 17 12/9/19
- FMCSA denies ELD exemption for small motor carriers 7/17/19
- Canada adopts ELD mandate 6/13/19
- FMCSA updates language concerning ELD malfunctions 6/12/19
Electronic Logging Solutions
Turn to one company for all your electronic logging needs. J. J. Keller provides a wide range of electronic logbook solutions, from ELogs to fleet technology to data management. We'll help you go beyond the ELD to fully comply with hours-of-service regulations and navigate complex topics, like personal conveyance and unassigned driving events.
J. J. Keller® ELDs help you get up and running with quick ELD device installation, superior support and free training resources. Our electronic logging devices are FMCSA certified and work with all vehicle classes. Plus, your truck drivers can use their existing iPhone®, iPad® and Android™ smart devices with the free Encompass® ELD app formerly known as KellerMobile, which we've designed with CMV drivers in mind.
The J. J. Keller Compliance Tablet™ provides you with a simple, turnkey ELD solution. Pre-loaded with the Encompass® ELD app formerly known as KellerMobile, the tablet provides 4G network coverage and saves you the hassle of securing compatible devices and data plans. The tablet is fully supported and can be combined with iPad®-, iPhone®- and Android™-compatible devices for increased flexibility.
The J. J. Keller® Encompass® Fleet Management System helps you reduce your risk and automate your regulatory tasks. With Encompass, you can manage all aspects of driver and unit compliance, plus automate your workflow for driver qualification, hours of service, hiring and much more. When paired with J. J. Keller ELDs, Encompass monitors engine data to help you improve driver and vehicle performance. All data is stored on the cloud for instant accessibility across your organization.
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The J. J. Keller® Hours of Service Management Service makes data management easy. Our proprietary system collects and aggregates your driver data from ELDs, paper logs and driver time sheets. Then, a dedicated Compliance Specialist helps you interpret the data and improve your compliance in areas like unassigned driving time.
Encompass eDVIR App
The J. J. Keller® Encompass eDVIR App is an electronic DVIR application that allows you to customize vehicle inspections and time tracking. Included for all Encompass subscribers (Android, iPhone and iPad devices), the app requires no hardware and is ideal for mixed fleets and non-regulated drivers.
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