What Are Electronic Signatures For ELD Logs?

Applies To

  • MyGeotab
  • Geotab Drive 

Answer

The act of logging in and verifying their logs is the electronic signature as it requires the user's unique credentials to do so, and is what is needed in the ELD mandate.

Additional Notes

 

49 CFR § 395.8(f)(7) - Driver's record of duty status.

Signature/certification. The driver shall certify to the correctness of all entries by signing the form containing the driver's duty status record with his/her legal name or name of record. The driver's signature certifies that all entries required by this section made by the driver are true and correct.