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Eden Prairie, MN, United States, 2010/03/16 - GE Capital Fleet Services today announced it has launched TruckVantageSM Compliance, a new regulatory compliance service for truck customers. NYSE: GE
Working with J.J. Keller and Associates, a leader in regulatory management solutions, this new service enables customers to stay at the forefront of increasing regulations by combining GE Capital Fleet Services’ truck expertise with J.J. Keller’s dedicated focus on regulatory compliance.
The suite of services offered by TruckVantage Compliance includes Driver Services and Vehicle Services. Customers will benefit from consolidated and centralized billing, cost control through reduced internal administrative requirements, increased driver productivity, and overall fleet compliance.
Driver Services help customers comply with Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements through the following features:
• Driver Qualification File Management: Provides a detailed audit and guidance for completing driver qualification file documents as required by DOT, and advisory on the best corrective action for missing or incomplete data.
• Driver Log Auditing: Provides a detailed audit of daily logs along with a variety of compliance management reports, including individual “driver counseling” notices.
Vehicle Services provides customers with tools to fulfill state mandated reporting requirements including:
• Fuel Tax Reporting: Processes all trip and fuel information, files appropriate tax returns for all states traveled, and manages reporting requirements for the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA).
• Licensing & Permitting: Completes applications and supplies permits according to state requirements. In addition, obtains licenses, permits and renewals for: International Registration Plan (IRP), International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA), Unified Carriers Registration (UCR) and states with mileage taxes.
“TruckVantage Compliance is a strategic addition to our suite of products that will enable truck customers to manage their fleets more efficiently and ease the burden of dealing with complex regulations,” said Deb Frodl, chief commercial officer for GE Capital Fleet Services. “We are pleased to be partnering with J.J. Keller, the industry leader, to continue providing top-quality truck services for our customers.”
About GE Capital Fleet Services
GE Capital, Fleet Services (gefleet.com), based in Eden Prairie, Minn., is a global fleet management company with operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand. GE Capital offers consumers and businesses around the globe an array of financial products and services. For more information, visit gecapital.com or follow company news via Twitter (@GECapital). GE (ge.com) is Imagination at Work - a diversified technology, media and financial services company focused on solving some of the world's toughest problems.
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