European regulation driving fleet management installation
LONDON — The installed base of electronic transport fleet management units in Europe will top 1 million in 2008, according to market forecaster Berg Insight AB (Gothenburg, Sweden).
Regulations related to road transport activities are driving the market and the introduction of digital tachographs in the European Union from May 2006 has added reporting duties to truck fleet owners. Currently, tachograph data about driving times must be collected from vehicles using physical media. From 2008 a new standard will allow data to be downloa... more »