Audra Kotowski

Audra is a Marketing Specialist at BigRoad. She is a pop culture geek who loves all things retro-inspired.

Recent Posts

FMCSA To Launch Study Into Split Sleeper Berth Time

June 13, 2017

Sleeper berth rules could be changing in the future. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association (FMCSA) is launching a pilot program to allow partcipating drivers more flexbility in how they use the sleeper berth provision. Read more to find out what they plan to study and how the results could affect your drivers. 

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Webinar Recap: Minimizing Risks, Maximizing Efficiencies with ELDs

May 25, 2017

Electronic logging devices (ELDs) do more than just record your driver's hours-of-service (HOS). They also help improve your fleet's operational efficiency while reducing the risk of fines and violations. Learn more by watching a recording of our recent webinar, Minimizing Risks, Maximizing Efficiencies with ELDs

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Electronic Logging Devices For Intrastate Drivers?

May 11, 2017

First Texas, and now Florida! States are starting to mandate electronic logging devices for intrastate drivers. What does this mean for drivers who qualify for an exemption from the FMCSA's ELD mandate? And could other states require ELDs in the future? 

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Webinar Recap: Creating a Culture of Compliance and Safety With ELDs

April 27, 2017

Looking to improve your fleet's compliance with hours-of-service (HOS) regulations? Find out how electronic logging devices (ELDs) can help improve your fleet's safety score by watching a recording of our webinar, Creating a Culture of Compliance and Safety with ELDs

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Tips For Improving Hours-Of-Service Compliance

April 11, 2017

A driver's compliance with hours-of-service (HOS) regulations can affect your fleet's Compliance Safety Accountability (CSA) score and insurance premiums. Improve your fleet's safety score by helping your drivers' improve their HOS compliance with these useful tips. 

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AOBRDs vs ELDs

April 03, 2017

Most fleets and drivers don't know that the use of automatic onboard recording devices (AOBRDs) have been grandfathered under the ELD mandate. Fleets using them now can continue to use AOBRDs until December 16, 2019 before transitioning to an electronic logging device (ELD). Learn more about AOBRDs and why should fleets get them before the mandate deadline.  

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Webinar Recap: Transitioning Your Fleet to ELDs

March 30, 2017

Set your fleet up for a smooth transition to electronic logging devices by watching a recording of our webinar, Transitioning Your Fleet to ELDs. Learn tips and best practices on how to assess your fleet's needs, evalute a solution provider, and create an action plan.  

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4 Reasons Why Your Fleet Shouldn’t Wait to Get an ELD

March 13, 2017

With the ELD mandate deadline nine months away, it's easy to think you have plenty of time to look into solutions and providers. Yet, as with most things in life, the sooner your fleet implements an ELD solution, the better. Learn more as we list the reasons why your fleet shouldn't wait to get an ELD.

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Webinar Recap: A Fleet Manager's Guide to Electronic Logging Devices

February 28, 2017

In charge of choosing an electronic logging device (ELD) for your fleet and you're not sure where to start? Watch the recording of our webinar, A Fleet Manager's Guide to ELDs, to learn more about ELDs, the mandate, and get answers to common questions fleet managers have about ELDs.

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Top 6 Things You Need to Know About ELDs

January 26, 2017

With the ELD mandate deadline less than one year away, it’s no surprise that electronic logging devices (ELDs) are going to be the hot topic of 2017. Here’s a breakdown of the top 6 things you need to know about the mandate and how it’s going to impact your fleet.

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