HOS-Reporter is a 2-in-1 mandate compliant solution! Every subscription includes both AOBRD and fully FMCSA certified ELD software. Not sure what the differences are? See the table below:
|E-log options under the DOT mandate:|
|Stands for:||Automatic On-Board Recording Device||Electronic Logging Device|
|Current e-log regulations||Future e-log regulations|
|Timetable:||Now through December 16th, 2019 if installed before December 18th 2017||Mandatory after December 18th, 2017 unless an AOBRD is installed before that date.|
|Connection to Engine Control Module (ECM):||AOBRDs must be synchronized with the movement of the vehicle, but do not have to be synchronized with the ECM.||ELDs must be synchronized with the ECM of the vehicle.|
|HOS log format sent to authorized safety officials:||AOBRD logs can simply be shown to the authorized safety official, or:||ELD logs are sent in a pre-packaged data file sent via:
|How are logs analyzed?||AORBD logs are inspected individually by the authorized safety official.||ELD logs are electronically analyzed by the authorized safety official using DOT software called eRODS.|
|Can logs be edited?||Yes. |
Log edits are not stored or transferred to authorized safety officials.
Log edits are stored and all edits are included in the data package sent to authorized safety officials.
|Requires FMCSA certification?||No.||Yes.|
|Fully mandate compliant?||Yes. If installed before 12/18/2017.||Yes. If FMCSA certified.|