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Working with Equipment Types

Equipment types are the types of equipment your drivers use. If you are using Compliance with Drive, there are six equipment types you can create: 







Choose the proper type for the area your equipment will be operating in. For instance, if you equipment operates in the United States, then create the USA_VEHICLE and USA_TRAILER types. If you need additional types, pre-pend a descriptor to the beginning of the name. For instance, to create an additional trailer, you could clone USA_TRAILER and name it NEW_USA_TRAILER. 

  1. In Maintenance, click the green button and scroll to Equipment Types.
  2. Click [Add]. The Add Equipment Type window opens.
  3. Enter an ID for the equipment type. The ID should be one of the specified four.
  4. Enter the same information as a Description.
    Note: You do not need to select a Class for the equipment type.
  5. Select whether the type is a Power Unit/Vehicle or Trailer.
  6. If the equipment type can be used by other regions, check Shared By Regions and select the regions.
  7. Click [Save].
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