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Clever Devices Celebrates 30 Years of the ADA and Accessible Transit

A look back at how the landmark legislation changed the transit industry and propelled Clever Devices into a leading provider...


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Tags: Technology

Preparing for an Unknown Future with Transit Scenario Planning Tools

How do you plan for an unknown future?

Scenario planning tools let you see the impact of your decisions before you put them...

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Tags: Planning and Scheduling

Successful Technology Transitions Require Early Engagement

Every year, we see exciting new advancements in Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) technology from a variety of providers...


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Tags: Technology

No Unauthorized Operators: Preventing Bus Theft Before It Happens

Keeping operators and riders safe from onboard crime and bus theft is high atop the list of priorities for all transit...


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Tags: Safety and Security

New Vs. Repurposed: What’s The Right Technology Approach For Your New Bus Builds?

The decision to invest in new bus builds brings with it a whole host of questions: What kind of propulsion system do you need?...


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Tags: Technology

How AVM Can Help Your Agency Prepare for Unpredictable Weather Extremes

When unpredictable weather catches your agency’s maintenance teams off guard, uncomfortable temperatures onboard cause riders...


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Tags: Maintenance

The Business Case for Having Both VoIP Communications and a Land Mobile Radio Network at the Same Time

Five Reasons Why it Makes Perfect Sense

If you’re currently evaluating your communications technology, you may think you have...


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Tags: Communications

Using Audio Alerts to Prevent Unsecured Bus Accidents

There is nothing more important than the safety and security of your passengers, operators and the pedestrians you encounter...


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Tags: Safety and Security

Transportation Resiliency in the Face of Climate Change

Planning for the Future and Unexpected Changes in Weather Patterns

Changes in climate and weather patterns around the world...


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Tags: Disruption Management

Are Pedestrian Detection Systems Really Ready for Transit?

With the recent reports of high failure rates, agencies must rethink their strategies.

Today’s pedestrians are more distracted...


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Tags: Safety and Security

How Onboard Digital Signage Can Help Transit Agencies Improve Perceptions and Enhance the Rider Experience

As a provider of public transportation, you offer an essential service to your community -  an affordable, reliable,...


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Tags: Communications

CAD-Agnostic VoIP – The Affordable Communications Solution You Need to Know About

Communication is key when it comes to connecting operations control with your fleet on the street. However, if your agency...


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Tags: Communications

Making Bus Theft a Thing of the Past

Several months ago the driver of an intercity bus was standing outside the vehicle waiting to leave for Montreal when he...


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Tags: Safety and Security

Successfully Promoting a New Service to Your Riders: Five Tips From An Agency Who Got it Right

Transit Agencies spend months, often years, procuring and deploying cutting-edge technology, yet many agencies don’t consider...


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Tags: Communications

What the FAST Act Means for the Transit Industry

Clever Devices Chief Customer Officer, Buddy Coleman met with legislators on Capitol Hill last week regarding re-authorization...


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Tags: Transit Industry

Smart Transit Technology, And Smart Leadership, Net The City Of Brampton Prestigious Award For AVM Solution

Smart investments in transit technology can transform not only buses and vehicles, but an entire community. The City Of...


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Tags: Maintenance

The Real Big Game MVP: Public Transit

More than 1 million people will descend on the city of Atlanta this week in anticipation of the big game. And while the...


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Tags: Disruption Management

Top 3 Things Eroding Your ITS Return on Investment

1. TurnoverPerhaps nothing affects your ROI more than turnover. When seasoned employees leave, they take with them the tribal...


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Tags: Training and Learning

7 Reasons Why Onsite ITS Support Is Crucial

Lessons Learned from a Field Tech in the Trenches

1. I Get To Know Your Operation - Inside and Out

When I’m onsite I meet your...


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Tags: Training and Learning

Preventing a Tragedy - The Question Isn’t Will It Happen, it’s When?

Every now and again we read about dubious characters or a transportation enthusiast with a love of buses and trains boarding a...


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Tags: Safety and Security