Zonar® and Drivewyze™ Collaborate to Introduce Innovative Inspection Bypass and Toll Payment System
Louisville, Kentucky – March 22, 2012 – Drivewyze, Inc. announced an agreement withZonar®, provider of electronic fleet inspection, tracking, diagnostics and management systems, to provide Drivewyze™ inspection station bypass and toll payment options to Zonar customers.
Drivewyze is a new service that provides long haul and local truckers with more inspection bypass opportunities than any other bypass service in North America; it is easy and safe to use, with assured privacy and data protection. FMCSA compliant, Drivewyze software adds transponder functionality to iPhone, Android, and Blackberry smartphones or other in-cab technologies; and connects to the Drivewyze network service via a single account regardless of where a driver travels.
“Zonar is perfectly positioned to provide Drivewyze to their customers,” said Brian Heath, President of Drivewyze, Inc. “Both companies provide technologies to improve fleet operation efficiency and vehicle safety. The new solution will help Zonar customers save valuable time associated with weigh stations, inspections and tolling.”
The Drivewyze service will be made available to commercial drivers in the U.S. and Canada as an attractively priced subscription-based service with long-haul and local options in the summer of 2012.
“Drivewyze is a great compliment to Zonar’s existing telematics platforms and electronic inspection systems,” said Chris Oliver, Zonar’s V.P. of Sales and Marketing. “In the very near future, we plan to integrate our technologies and data with the Drivewyze system, providing an even more robust set of actionable bypass screening information.”
Drivewyze Inc. is an innovative technology service provider to the transportation industry. Drivewyze is committed to improving road safety and efficiency for everyone. Drivewyze was founded in 2010 as a subsidiary of Intelligent Imaging Systems Inc., a provider of industry leading road safety equipment and software services. Drivewyze partners with industry and government stakeholders to deliver time-saving and cost-effective driving solutions to commercial vehicle operators and carriers, providing unsurpassed business value to the trucking industry.
Zonar helps public and private fleet managers improve CSA compliance, increase fleet efficiency and improve safety through an expansive set of inspection, diagnostic and GPS solutions. In 2001, Zonar released the patented Electronic Vehicle Inspection Report (EVIR®) system to automate and verify the pre- and post-trip inspection process and ensure compliance with state and federal law. Through a unique “Inspect, Track, Know” approach, Zonar also developed a series of telematics platforms that are used in a wide range of applications ranging from vehicle tracking to fuel authorization. Learn more about Zonar at www.zonarsystems.com.