Archive for November, 2015

Driving in winter: Do you have everything in focus?

November 19th, 2015 (No Comments)

With darkness, fog, rain, ice and snow critical situations may arise in autumn and winter on the streets. Follow the instructions of our guest author Police Chief Inspector Christopher Becker – responsible for traffic accident prevention – and drive more safely

Transport will benefit from real-time data

November 16th, 2015 (No Comments)

In Bordeaux 20 truck drivers are more relaxed on the road. They know in advance when the next light turns green and can react accordingly. Made possible by a telematics system developed in the pilot project Compass4D. It works with real-time data.

Winter tires and snow chains are mandatory in Austria

November 13th, 2015 (No Comments)

In Austria between November 1st and April 15th of the following year winter tires are mandatory for trucks over 3.5 tonnes, as well as a snow chain obligation. Severe penalties are due for infringement. Police Chief Commissioner Christoph Becker informs.

TIS: New Truck boxes for long-distance transport

November 2nd, 2015 (No Comments)

Our new TruckBox 2 premium for long-distance transport is already installed in over 1000 vehicles – and since this summer our trailer TruckBox 2 Locate supports semitrailer locating for our customers. It’s time to introduce the two models in our blog in more detail. Because the two new truck boxes provide our customers with valuable telematics data for scheduling and fleet management.