The COVID Guardian Add-In for Geotab Drive curates critical information in the Geotab Drive app, making it easier for drivers during these challenging times.  This Add-In offers the ability for drivers to use the Drive app for more than just HOS.


As a result of COVID-19, truck drivers- particularly the long haul drivers have encountered numerous problems as normal business operations have been disrupted including:

  • Sanitation: Finding restrooms which are open & the revised hours of operation
  • Food: Finding grocery stores or open places to eat, not knowing online ordering capability & the revised hours of operation
  • Parking: Find parking lots which are operational
  • COVID regulation changes: Staying updated on changing regulations regarding  establishment hours of operations, CDL certifications, etc


This free Add-In will curate the above information into the Drive app in a separate tab titled “COVID Guardian”.

Features And Benefits

Map view and search 

Results displayed on the map with icons representing business types.


Nearby Facilities filter

 Displays all facilitates including restaurants, shower facilities, fuel stations, etc within a predefined radius.


Icons on map

Click on icons directly on the map to display more information including business type, services provided, whether take out or online ordering is available, whether it's currently open or closed, and the overall hours of operation.


Feedback Mechanism

Drivers have the option to give feedback on the accuracy of information posted online regarding whether it's currently open or closed, and the available facilities at the location (takeout vs online order and bathroom availability). 

Note: Address and hours of operation is not part of this feedback mechanism.


Location based COVID info update  (Separate Tab)

Based on the selected State and their current COVID related regulations, view business closures , social distancing guidelines, and certification updates (SDLA, CDL, expiration, etc).



Driver’s can find all critical info on their route in one central app for all their work needs.

Drivers can stay updated on COVID regulation changes by state.

Free solution that's easy to use with an intuitive user interface.

Data curated from highly trusted and verified sources including government and non-profits.


United States

Supported Languages


Free Solution

Device Requirements

All GO devices

Device Plan Requirements

Regulatory, Pro, ProPlus, Third-Party Device Plan

Mobile Version

Geotab Drive app required