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Am I exempt from using an ELD?

Am I exempt from using an ELD?

For the most part, truck drivers are bound to complying to the ELD mandate for the foreseeable future. However, there are some exemptions to the ELD mandate, which are explained below. It is important to note that even though some may not need an ELD, they still need...
What you need to know for the Canadian ELD Mandate

What you need to know for the Canadian ELD Mandate

The Canadian ELD mandate is on its way, and it’s time for drivers and carriers in Canada to start looking ahead to how that will affect them. The official date that every non-exempt driver must comply to the ELD mandate is set for June 2021. The Canadian mandate’s...
Why you should switch from AOBRD to ELDs

Why you should switch from AOBRD to ELDs

On December 16th, 2019, all AOBRD (automatic onboard recording device) users will need to make the switch to ELDs if they still haven’t. Many drivers and companies have been reluctant to make the switch because AOBRDs offer more flexibility relative to the stricter...
Identifying Diagnostic Port Type

Identifying Diagnostic Port Type

Here at DriveELD we have found that drivers are often unsure of what type of diagnostic port their truck has. There are a few ways to find out that we wanted to show you. First there are three main types of diagnostic ports, 6-pin (J1708), 9-pin (J1939), and OBDII’s....