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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (April 24, 2019)

J.J. Keller Receives Patent for Electronic Logging Technology

Patent Improves Motor Carriers’ Logging Accuracy on Mobile Devices

Neenah, WI - The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 10,255,606 to J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc. J.J. Keller now has 14 patents related to electronic logging technology.

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate calls for the electronic generation of long-haul driver log book data and hours-of-service reports. The United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) requires the driver status be determined.

The J.J. Keller patent covers an improved feature of vehicle electronic logging devices used by motor carriers. The patent relates to technology that improves the accuracy of information recorded in vehicle electronic logging devices (ELDs). The patent describes a method for minimizing unassigned driving events through improved driver authentication using the driver’s mobile device.

“Our most recent patent further extends J.J. Keller’s intellectual property portfolio,” said Rustin Keller, president and CEO of J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc. “With a focus on our customers’ daily challenges and a dedicated innovation team, we’re able to provide a unique combination of new product features backed by a deep understanding of regulatory requirements.”

J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc. offers a broad portfolio of electronic logging solutions to drive efficiency and cost savings on multiple levels for motor carriers of all sizes.

About J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Serving more than 600,000 customers, including 90 percent of the Fortune 1000® companies, J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is the nation’s leading provider of regulatory, safety and compliance solutions. Organizations of all sizes rely on our expert insights to help create safe work environments and simplify the complexities of regulatory compliance. Our diversified portfolio, including electronic logging, mobile technologies, online management tools, publications, training, forms, supplies, consulting and professional services, is trusted to safeguard workers, reduce risk and build operational confidence. As a privately held, family-owned company since 1953, we are committed to helping protect lives every day.  JJKeller.com

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