Audra Kotowski

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

Recent Posts

BigRoad's 2017 Big Rig Rockstar

October 11, 2017

We're excited to announce BigRoad's 2017 Big Rig Rockstars!  With so many great nominations, it was a challenge to choose a winner but have a narrowed it down to out top three! Did you win? Check out this post to see! 

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Webinar Recap: Ready - Set - Transition

September 26, 2017

The ELD mandate deadline is fast approaching! Help your fleet get ready by learning more about ELDs and how to create a transition plan by watching a recording of our recent webinar, Ready-Set-Transition

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Webinar Recap: ELDs Explained!

August 22, 2017

Curious about how electronic logging devices will affect your fleet's operations? Confused by the misconceptions surrounding ELDs? Find out what you need to know by watching a recording of our recent webinar, Electronic Logging Devices Explained! 

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FMCSA Withdraws Sleep Apnea Final Rule

August 08, 2017

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has withdrawn their final rulemaking on obstructive sleep apnea, reflecting a recent change in the Department of Transportation's (DOT) priorities. 

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Webinar Recap: AOBRDs? I Thought I needed an ELD?

July 25, 2017

Did you know that automatic onboard recording devices (AOBRDs) are compliant with the ELD mandate? Learn more about AOBRDs and why fleets should transition to them first by watching a recording of our recent webinar, AOBRDs? I Thought I Needed An ELD? 

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Study Recommends Changes to FMCSA's SMS

July 06, 2017

Changes could be coming to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Adminstration's (FMCSA) Compliance, Safety, and Accountability (CSA) program. A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine suggests that areas of the Safety Measurement System (SMS) could use improvement!

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Webinar Recap: Gearing Up For The ELD Mandate

June 26, 2017

The ELD mandate is fast approaching! Is your fleet ready to make the transition from paper logs to electronic logging devices? Find out what you need to know about the ELD mandate, ELDs, and more by watching a recording of our recent webinar, Gearing Up for the ELD Mandate

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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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