Alicia Bedard

Alicia is the Director of Marketing at BigRoad. She is an avid racing fan, thrill seeker, and craft beer aficionado. She likes to spend her free time with her bulldogs.
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Recent Posts

What You Need to Know About Cargo Securement

May 16, 2017

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck is just around the corner. From June 6 - 8 inspectors across North America will be pulling aside commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) to conduct compliance, enforcement, and educational initiatives. This year a special emphasis is being placed on cargo securement - are you prepared?

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Brake Safety Day

May 01, 2017

Hit the brakes! The annual Brake Safety Week conducted by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has changed! Learn what you need to know to make sure you keep rolling.

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ASF Intermodal Selects BigRoad

April 17, 2017

BigRoad is excited to announce that ASF Intermodal has selected BigRoad's DashLink electronic logging device (ELD) to achieve ELD mandate compliance. Their fleet of 500 owner-operators drove the decision, choosing the driver-friendly solution over the competition.

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International Roadcheck 2017

March 23, 2017

It's time to prepare for the Commercial Vehicle Safety Administration's annual International Roadcheck program! Dates for program enforcement and area of special emphasis have been released. Are you ready?

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ELD Mandate Guidance

March 02, 2017

Confused by some of the requirements in the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate? You’re not alone! The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has released new guidance on some of the confusing elements to help clear the air.

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ELD Mandate: What's In It For Me?

February 06, 2017

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has made their case for how electronic logging devices (ELDs) will benefit the greater good, but how is it going to help you as an owner-operator, company driver, or fleet?

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Denied: OOIDA ELD Mandate Case Rehearing

January 18, 2017

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association’s request to have their case against the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate has been denied.

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Are You Regulated?

January 16, 2017

Regulations can get pretty confusing. It’s hard to know what applies to you. This is especially true for passenger-carrying drivers and fleets. The Federal Motor Carrier Administration (FMCSA) has stepped in to provide some help!

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Just When You Think You've Seen Everything

January 11, 2017

To quote Forrest Gump, “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re going to get.” The same can be said for trucking, every day on the road is different. Just when you think you’ve seen it all, a truck carrying chips collides with a truck carrying beer to fulfill every snack lovers dreams!

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All I Want for Christmas is an ELD

December 20, 2016

Electronic logging devices (ELDs) are more than just a government mandated piece of equipment. They offer a lot of benefits that’ll make your life easier! Give the gift that just keeps giving this Christmas….an ELD!

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