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Drivewyze and Bestpass Inc. have joined forces so fleets can higher leverage their toll administration and weigh station bypass providers, the businesses introduced Jan. 4.

Bestpass supplies toll fee and administration choices for industrial fleets. Drivewyze operates a related truck providers platform and weigh station bypass community. Their partnership is meant to streamline their providers whereas offering fleets with higher tolling information.

“Our collaboration can enhance the expertise proper on the fleet degree and proper on the driver degree,” Drivewyze CEO Brian Heath mentioned. “We’ve made positive that by working collectively fleets may have higher info. They will have a look at their very own information to have the ability to decide the worth of our providers and to enhance their management over issues like toll prices. The worth positively extends past our personal buyer bases.”

The partnership entails the businesses aligning their choices to streamline onboarding and help for fleets adopting weigh station bypass and toll administration providers. The businesses are also collaborating on a visit report that can present GPS-based toll occasion information.

“It grew to become fairly apparent to me that we needs to be working collectively,” Bestpass CEO Tom Fogarty mentioned. “We each have a big presence in an area that basically wants elevated automation and elevated innovation.”

Fogarty famous the partnership solutions buyer demand with higher alignment and coordination so fleets can undertake their merchandise simpler, decrease their onboarding occasions and maximize their return on funding.

It grew to become fairly apparent to me that we needs to be working collectively.

Bestpass CEO Tom Fogarty

“It’s good that we’ve been in a position to present an incredible worth proposition round toll administration,” Fogarty mentioned. “However after I go to my prospects and ask them what they want us to do extra of, it’s all the time assist to resolve advanced challenges by automation.

“And after I requested particularly what areas, bypass is a giant one. It’s a giant rising house, very complementary in that we each serve the identical purchaser and we’re each aiming on the identical areas of bettering effectivity, effectiveness and security for our purchasers.”

Heath famous that prospects have been asking each corporations to collaborate to raised combine their tolling administration and weigh station bypass providers. He famous that coordinating each providers will be troublesome for patrons as a result of they’re each delivered by two essentially totally different applied sciences.

“By working collectively, by each corporations collaborating, we are able to share info instantly that’s going to make the activation and onboarding of these fleets rather more streamlined,” Heath mentioned. “So take the load of that effort off of our mutual prospects to make migrations to both the Bestpass platform or the Drivewyze platform simpler.”


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The toll occasion information report is meant to supply fleets with extra correct information for when vehicles enter tolling areas. The Drivewyze platform will likely be used to gather toll highway entry and exit occasions information that fleets can use when investigating violations, overcharging and fraud incidents. Bestpass will additional help the report with its toll information assortment. A fleet doesn’t should be both a Drivewyze or a Bestpass buyer to request a toll journey report. They are often prospects for both firm. Fleets solely have to comply with activate Drivewyze analytics on a appropriate ELD to get a toll journey report.

“There are some actual ache factors on the market,” Heath mentioned. “If you consider tolling proper now, the fees {that a} fleet has, the violations they get, the overcharges, the potential fraud, all these are primarily based on transponder-based information. And with Drivewyze collaborating with Bestpass to roll out this toll report, you’re going to get a very extremely correct GPS-based supply of fact. Any fleet can have a look at the GPS occasions they usually can examine it to the fees that they’re getting primarily based on their transponders, and that’s actually essential.”

Heath added that the report supplies an impartial reference listing that fleets can use to confirm tolling occasions. That features checking whether or not they’re being overcharged or a violation was mistaken.

“It goes past what the business has checked out up to now, which is evaluating GPS cookie information,” Heath mentioned. “We acquire information by the second simply at these factors, and we’re in a position to decide precisely when a car is getting into and exiting these toll roads. And it makes the comparability to the transponder-based occasions a lot simpler.”

The Drivewyze PreClear weigh station bypass service covers greater than 840 websites in 45 states and provinces. Drivewyze Security+ is an in-cab security alerts and driver-coaching service. Bestpass works with over 50 tolling authorities throughout the U.S. offering a fee platform with a give attention to nationwide toll administration for industrial fleets.

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