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PrePass Safety Alliance announces new president

PrePass serves more than 110,000 carriers and over 750,000 trucks.

How to Get a Handle on Your Truck Fleet’s Toll Costs 

As toll costs and the number of toll lanes continue increasing, trucking firms need technology that helps them manage toll spending. “It is said there are two certainties in life: death and taxes. But in trucking, the certainties are regulations and tolls,” said Kelly Frey, chief revenue officer for PrePass, in a recent webinar “How

Reduce Truck Toll Management Headaches

Motor carriers operating on the nation’s toll roads, bridges and tunnels know that using toll routes can save time compared with alternate routes. But they also recognize the major challenges that managing toll costs and agency invoices present. After all, trucking companies commonly use over 300 tolled facilities in the United States. In turn, more

Axele updates TMS with new features

Axele announces new updates to its Transportation Management System (TMS), including expanded ELD integrations, reporting and dispatch operations. New reporting capabilities allow companies to track total load expenses and net income to ensure trucking operations are running profitably. Other features expand digital processes to automate operations and reduce paperwork. The list of expanded features for

Bestpass, Cline Avenue Bridge in Indiana to provide commercial toll volume pricing

Bestpass has partnered with the Cline Avenue Bridge in East Chicago, Ind., to provide a quarterly volume pricing program through end of 2021 that the company says can save commercial fleets and drivers up to 15% on toll transactions. The Cline Avenue Bridge opened in December and connects State Road 912 to Interstate 90 for

Omnitracs partners with PrePass Safety Alliance on integrated solution

Omnitracs and the PrePass Safety Alliance announced a new partnership that allow fleets to bypass weigh stations through the Omnitracs One platform. Weigh station bypass information will be available with all other fleet activity, on a converged platform, the companies say. Per the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, preliminary inspections cost a fleet five minutes

Bestpass acquires Maryland Motor Truck Association toll management program

Bestpass recently acquired the Maryland Motor Truck Association (MMTA) toll management program, adding more than 400 commercial fleets to its customer base. Since MMTA launched its commercial toll program in 2002, Bestpass says it has provided back office and toll processing support, including tracking toll usage and accounts receivable service and support. The former MMTA

Bestpass releases Cost Centers for commercial fleets

Bestpass recently released “Cost Centers” within its customer web portal to facilitate better fleet data management. A cost center is a department or other business unit to which costs may be charged for accounting or administrative purposes. “Many of our commercial fleet customers want to break out their toll data by location, terminal, region, or

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Bestpass launches new national and regional toll transponders for commercial fleets

Bestpass has released two new transponder options for commercial fleets: Complete Pass Scout, which provides nationwide toll coverage, and Horizon Scout, which optimizes toll coverage for regional fleets. Complete Pass Scout includes three different tolling technology protocols and covers 100% of major U.S. toll roads, Bestpass says. Horizon Scout, which includes two toll technology protocols,

Bestpass integrates toll platform with Thousand Islands Bridge Authority

Bestpass has announced it has integrated its toll management and payment platform with the Thousand Islands Bridge Authority.

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PrePass enrollment tops 600,000 trucks

Non-profit provider of PrePass services Help Inc. is celebrating 25 years of service, highlighted by the largest truck enrollment in the history of the program—more than 600,000 trucks. Help Inc. says that this milestone and continued growth is the result of strong industry support and innovation of the PrePass program. The program got its start

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Bestpass launches national pay-by-plate toll solution for trailer rental, leasing companies

Bestpass, a company that provides single-source payment and streamlined toll management services to commercial fleets, has announced a new trailer pay-by-plate solution to help trailer rental and leasing companies avoid costly and time-consuming violations while also facilitating the seamless management of incurred toll costs, including the built-in capability to rebill toll to their customers. Rental and

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