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Fleet Vehicle Inspection DVIR Insights

Better Pre-Trip & Post-Trip Fleet Vehicle Inpsections

How a Stand-Alone Electronic DVIR Solution Helps Motorcoach Companies Improve Safety

eDVIR, DVIR, fleet management, Safety

Maintaining a fleet of motorcoaches is about more than just protecting the company's assets. It's essential to the safety and well-being of drivers and others on the road. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) sets strict standards for the way that carriers carry out and report the results of inspections. In the past, paper reports were required to be completed at the end of each day. These days, electronic driver vehicle inspection reports (DVIR) help motorcoach companies improve the safety of their fleets and to stay compliant with federal safety regulations and rules.

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DOT Compliance Tips: Transporting Hazardous Materials

Transportation, Safety, Hazardous Materials, fleet safety

As a fleet manager for commercial vehicles, you always want to safeguard the health of your business. From hiring the best employees to streamlining DVIR practices for your drivers, we understand that everything you do works towards upholding standards for your enterprise. 

That's why we aim to break down some of the complexities surrounding DOT Compliance and adherence to FMCSA guidelines. If your commercial business is involved with transporting hazardous materials, then you already know there are a bunch of regulations in place to stay DOT Compliant. Let's talk hazardous material transportation: who's liable to the regulations? What counts as hazardous material? And how do your drivers signal what they're transporting?

Hazmat Safety: It's the Law

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Streamlining Your Inspections Using Commercial Vehicle Technology

apps, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, DVIR, inspections, Safety, Technology, Truck Driver, Trucking

Daily commercial vehicle inspections are almost necessary to ensure that your business remains operational and your rigs are always running smoothly. Unforeseen maintenance can arise at any time and if it goes unnoticed this can result in larger issues. However, conducting daily maintenance while using a paper-based system may not only increase costs but will also take longer to complete. The benefits of streamlining your inspections using Whip Around are almost countless.

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A Look At What Your DVIR Requires

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A DVIR must show the previous inspection report that can be signed off by the driver - Whip Around 
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FMCSA Requirements for Your DVIR

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Is your current Driver-Vehicle Inspection Report meeting the requirements of the FMCSA? Here is a breakdown of the FMCSA Inspection, Repair, and Maintenance regulation:

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Whip Around Helps to Meet the Requirements of CoR

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Whip Around DVIR software in action
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ELD Regulation and Digital DVIR

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Whip Around's mobile app is FMCSA compliant
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Whip Around Teams Module

business, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, fleet maintenance, fleet management, Health and safety, Safety, Tech, Technology, transport, Trucking

The Whip Around software allows for your company to group your vehicles according to your unique needs, keeping all the need-to-know people in the know.

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Is Your Business Ready for Changes to the Australian/New Zealand CoR Laws?

Chain of responsibility, cor, Health and safety, inductions, Safety, supply chain, Technology, transport, Vehicles

Whip Around provides full transparency across the CoR through data sharing between companies.  
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Governments are adding more regulation to health

DVIR, fines, government, inspection, regulation, Safety, Vehicles

Preparing for the future is integral to any successful business plan, but also difficult to find time for in the present. Meanwhile, the world outside is moving on, ready or not. One ever-changing environment faced by commercial vehicle owners and operators is the regulatory one. Increased work safety regulation for vehicles has been growing steadily in the US and is likely spreading to the UK, Australia and New Zealand. 

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Top 3 Things to Look for When Choosing an Electronic DVIR

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, CVSA, DOT, Driver, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, Fleet, FMCSA, Health and safety, Safety, Technology

With the right electronic DVIR, you can save tremendous amounts of time. 

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10 benefits of conducting daily vehicle inspections

Enforcement, inspections, safe truck, servicing, truck, Trucking, tyres, Vehicles, Whip Around, compliance, driver vehicle inspection report, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, Fleet, fleet maintenance, fleet management, FMCSA, Health and safety, international roadcheck, maintenance, Paperless, pre-trip, pre trip inpsections, saas, Safety, safety on the roads, tire safety, transport, Transportation

Inspecting your vehicle is probably something you know you should do, but mostly likely something you don't do often enough. In the major markets we operate in the commercial vehicle is classified as part of the workplace. Operators must ensure the work place is a safe environment for staff and vehicles are no exception! To ensure this you must firstly force your drivers to conduct vehicle inspections before every shift and secondly have a robust system in place so that you and your management team are notified in real-time to any defects. Only a digital platform such as Whip Around will afford this crucial requirement.

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5 Reasons Why Organisations Need To Move Away

DVIR, inspections, mobile app, reports, Safety, Technology, Vehicles

Selecting a vehicle to inspect from the Whip Around mobile app
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Why Your Company Should Maintain A Daily Vehicle Inspection Regimen

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, CVSA, DOT, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, fleet safety, FMCSA, Health and safety, inspections, Pre-trip Inspections, road check, Safety, Trucking

Whip Around streamlines the vehicle inspection process, making it seamless
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Why Timely Vehicle Maintenance Is Essential For Productivity

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The Whip Around mobile app makes it easy to stay on top of unplanned vehicle maintenance.  
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Safety Tip - When To Honk Your Horn

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Horns are meant to give drivers a means of warning other motorists about a potential danger. But too often, drivers honk the horn to scold other drivers or express frustration — a habit that can lead to road rage.

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How Preventative Maintenance Can Increase Your Fleet Efficiency

inspections, Trucking, apps, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, compliance, DOT, driver vehicle inspection report, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, Fleet, fleet maintenance, fleet management, fleet safety, international roadcheck, maintenance, mobile fleet management, Paperless, pre-trip, Safety, Tech, Technology, transport, Transportation

The Whip Around Mobile App prompts the driver to look for areas that need regular attention to ensure the fleet is running at its optimal level.  
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Whip Around into Electronic Daily Vehicle Inspection Reporting

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, CVSA, DOT, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, Fleet, FMCSA, Health and safety, inspections, Paperless, Safety, Technology

Whip Around's Teams Module in the Manager's Dashboard  
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5 Serious Benefits of Implementing an eDVIR system

inspections, safe truck, Whip Around, compliance, Digital, DOT, driver apps, driver vehicle inspection report, DVIR, Electronic Inspection, fleet apps, fleet maintenance, fleet management, fleet safety, FMCSA, Mobile, Paperless, pre-trip, pre trip inpsections, Safety, Technology

 

Whip Around eDVIR manager's dashboard  
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Distracted Driving: Cell Phones, Hamburgers, and Social Media!

bus, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, compliance, FMCSA, Health and safety, Inpections, Roading, Safe, Safety, transport, Transportation, Trucking, Whip Around

A distracted driver
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