What Is a Driver Monitoring System? 2023 Guide
Everything you need to know about driver monitoring systems, how they work, and why they're relevant for businesses.
An FMS, or fleet management system, is a combination of hardware and software needed for a business to dispatch and track its fleet of commercial vehicles. Core features include route planning, fuel management and analytics in a centralized dashboard. The best systems include HOS logs for ELD Mandate compliance, a mobile app, and integration with dash cams or other software such as field service management software. With a top-notch FMS a fleet operator can streamline their operations significantly, and it will more than likely pay for itself.
U.S. law rules that (nearly) all commercial motor vehicles must now use an ELD. We take a look at the best ELD devices available, before covering the benefits of a full FMS and answering your FAQs.