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Citations for Texting While Driving Spike in Iowa

Iowa law enforcement officers have issued 1,100 citations for texting while driving in the past...

A distracted driving law that went into effect in Iowa a year ago has resulted in over 1,100 tickets for texting and driving. That translates into six times as many tickets issued as compared to the same time period in the prior year.

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Toyota Launches Honolulu Carsharing Service

Seventy Toyota and Lexus vehicles are available for reservation through the Hui mobile app (for...

The platform gives fleet operators the capability to launch their own carsharing programs, capitalizing on the strength of their local expertise, while supporting leading-edge mobility use cases as they arise.

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UPS Lowered Accident Rate 1% in 2017

UPS reduced its accident rate by 1% in 2017.

UPS lowered the frequency of accidents in its 119,000-vehicle delivery fleet in 2017 by 1% to 8.95 accidents per 100,000 hours of driving as it progresses toward its goal of reaching a rate of 8.75 accidents by 2020, the parcel delivery operator announced in its annual sustainability report.

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Ford Edge, Lincoln MKZ Recalled for Torque Converters

Ford is recalling the 2017 and 2018 Edge for torque converters.

Ford Motor Company is recalling approximately 25 2017 to 2018 Ford Edge and 2017 Lincoln MKZ vehicles with 2.0-liter gas engines and six-speed automatic transmissions because the torque converter weld studs may be inadequately welded.

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Ford Recalls Three 2018 Models for Fuel Pumps

Ford has recalled the 2018 Expedition (shown), F-150, and Lincoln Navigator for a fuel-pump...

Ford Motor Company is recalling an estimated 5,645 2018 Ford Expedition, F-150, and Lincoln Navigator vehicles equipped with 3.5L GTDI V-6 engines because the welds in their high pressure fuel pump assemblies may crack and lead to an oil or fuel leak.

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Fleet Operations, Finance Departments Not Seeing Eye to Eye

Fleet executives and their finance departments often bring different perspectives to fleet...

Corporate finance departments and fleet managers bring different perspectives to priorities such as vehicle acquisition, cost reduction measures, and maintenance and repair that can create obstacles such as "a significant lack of communication," according to a new survey from Fleet Advantage.

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Verizon Connect Offers Work Mobile App

Verizon Connect's Work Mobile app helps manage field workers.

Verizon Connect has released its Work Mobile app for Android and Apple devices that allows companies to improve management of their mobile workers and jobs in the field, the telematics provider announced.

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Gasoline Inches Higher to $2.87 per Gallon

Regular unleaded has reached $2.87 per gallon nationwide.

The national price of regular unleaded crept higher to $2.87 per gallon, a one-cent increase that may lead to even higher prices in the weeks to come as summer gasoline demand remains strong, according to AAA.

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Executive Vice President of eDriving

Ed Dubens

Executive Vice President of eDriving

https://www.edriving.com/fleet/products-and-services/
Chief Operating Officer

Jack Firriolo

Chief Operating Officer

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Vice President of Product Management, Verizon Connect

Erin Cave from Verizon Connect

Vice President of Product Management, Verizon Connect

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Senior Vice President and General Manager

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX

Senior Vice President and General Manager

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