What is the difference between the KeepTruckin Electronic Logbook App and the KeepTruckin ELD?

The KeepTruckin Electronic Logbook App, when used alone, is a fully editable electronic log that is a replacement for paper logs. The standalone KeepTruckin Electronic Logbook App is compliant with USDOT / FMCSA rule 395.8 regarding a driver's record of duty status and Canada's commercial vehicle drivers hours of service regulations.

The KeepTruckin ELD is a hardware device that connects to the diagnostic port (ECM) of a vehicle. When used in combination with the KeepTruckin Electronic Logbook App, the KeepTruckin ELD automatically records driving time in compliance with USDOT / FMCSA rule 395.15 regarding automatic on-board recording devices and the upcoming electronic logging device mandate. The KeepTruckin ELD is an optional paid service that works with the free KeepTruckin Electronic Logbook App. If you are interested in the KeepTruckin ELD, please contact our sales team at sales@keeptruckin.com.