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Webinar Recap: How Do I Team Drive With BigRoad?

February 14, 2018

Some drivers choose to work together and drive as a team in order to cover more ground and deliver loads faster. BigRoad easily accommodates team driving with a few easy steps. Read this blog post and watch a recording of our How Do I Team Drive With BigRoad? webinar

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What's Going on With ELD Exemptions?

February 08, 2018

The ELD mandate has been controversial since it was announced in February 2015. Drivers and fleets have actively voiced their concerns about how the mandate will affect their operations. Since the ELD mandate came into effect on December 18, 2017, several interest groups have requested exemptions, or extensions, from the FMCSA. Read on to discover who those interest groups are, why they are requesting exemptions, and where those requests stand today.

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What to Expect When Getting Inspected

February 06, 2018

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Administration (CVSA) recently issued an Inspection Bulletin for hand-held and electronic logging devices (ELDs). Make sure you know what your ELD needs to do and what to do if your device malfunctions. 

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The Canadian Government Proposes ELD Mandate

February 02, 2018


With the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate freshly in effect in the United States, Canada announces a proposal to implement the mandate as well. Chances are, it won’t come into full effect until 2020, but there are some important things to know in order to be prepared.

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Webinar Recap: Hours-of-Service and ELDs; What's New?

January 30, 2018

With the introduction of electronic logging devices (ELDs), the way you record and present your hours-of-service (HOS) information has changed! Watch this webinar recap to learn about these differences, as well as some proposed changes to the HOS rules and regulations that have come as a result of the ELD mandate. 

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Healthy Eating on the Road

January 25, 2018

Did you know that truck drivers are twice as likely to be obese compared to the average American? Life on the road is tough. Sitting for long hours with limited food options can make it difficult to eat healthy on the road.

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An Update on Personal Conveyance Guidance

January 23, 2018

In December, the FMCSA announced they were considering updating personal conveyance guidance in light of concerns stemming from the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate. The original guidance was published in 1997 and has not been updated since. Following the announcement, the FMCSA opened a 30-day comment period that has since been extended to February 20, 2018.

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Top Spills of 2017

January 17, 2018

It’s that time of year - BigRoad has scoured the internet to give you our list of the top 10 cargo spills of 2017! You’re not supposed to cry over spilled milk, but no one ever said that you can’t laugh at spilled cargo! Here’s our list (in no specific order) of the funniest and weirdest things that were spilled in 2017. Disclaimer: No one was seriously injured in any of these spills.

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What Is The FMCSA's 30 Minute Break Rule?

January 16, 2018

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) 30 minute break rule is designed to make sure that drivers have enough rest time and don’t get tired while on the road. Read this blog post to learn more about how the 30 minute break rule works!

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5 New Year's Resolutions for Truckers

January 11, 2018

As the New Year rolls in, it’s a good time to start thinking about how you can make this year better than the last. When your life is on the road it can be challenging to think of what it means to change your routine and especially, how to get started.

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