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Stolen Construction Equipment: Unauthorized Rentals And More

Stolen Construction Equipment: Unauthorized Rentals And More

As the 2016 LoJack Construction Equipment Theft Recovery Report notes, thieves like to target construction’s heavy equipment for parts, resale and even their own use. It is very lucrative given the average replacement costs for towables to wheeled and tracked loaders range from $11,309 to $77,404. For contractors, not only do they have to replace the equipment, but the project may be idled which adds to their indirect labor costs if crew cannot be reassigned.

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Application SoftwareValue Added ServicesConstruction

ELD Use Isn’t Just a Mandate — It’s a Competitive Advantage

ELD Use Isn’t Just a Mandate — It’s a Competitive Advantage

A quickly approaching government mandate on electronic logging devices (ELDs) is coming to a head in December, but instead of dreading the red tape, trucking companies should be strategizing on how it can give them some extra green.

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Application SoftwareCloud Enablement PlatformsValue Added ServicesTransportation

How One Michigan City Improved Its Public Works with Technology

How One Michigan City Improved Its Public Works with Technology

Service-focused fleets use various systems to manage their appointments, routing and vehicles. Government fleets and public works departments have an added layer of the public wanting to know where their vehicles are and wanting to have issues resolved quickly. For both cases, a full-stack telematics solution provides data on vehicle health metrics, locations, driver messaging and third-party integrations to streamline operations.

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Application SoftwareLocal GovernmentUtilityWater and Wastewater

3 Reasons Vehicle Finance Companies Trust CalAmp

3 Reasons Vehicle Finance Companies Trust CalAmp

Risk is a fact of life. Whether you’re a vehicle finance lender, a credit union, or a buy-here-pay-here car dealer, you must face the possibility that a borrower will not keep up with payments. Credit checks are a good safety measure, but they don’t always predict customer behavior. With talk of a bubble in the auto finance sector, and the potential of increasing default rates, some lenders are becoming more conservative in terms of what financing they are willing to approve.

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The New How for Public Safety Helps Eliminate Blind Spots

The New How for Public Safety Helps Eliminate Blind Spots

Blind spots typically increase the risk of dangerous situations such as a blind curve, an unprotected quarterback or an unknown situation. We mitigate some of the unknown with mirrors, backup cameras or an offensive tackle for blindsides. When dealing with unfamiliar conditions, information is the key to reducing the chance of something going wrong. Telematics helps provide, and even act on, real-time information necessary for quick and educated decisions.

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