Fleet Safety and Efficiency
  • June 24th, 2016
    Goal of Fleet Management

    What is the main focus of your fleet management efforts? Since the inception of telematics, one of the primary goals of fleet tracking has been to map and efficiently route drivers. However, this is no longer the only focus. With the increase in on-board diagnostics and the ability to plug fleet management programming into that […]

  • Deliveries. Food. Information. Results. Our society demands instant gratification for just about any need or want. It’s everywhere –  from the fast food restaurants making billions, to the simple magazine at a checkout stand advertising quick fixes for all of life’s worries. Is it any wonder why your drivers speed? Is there any wonder why […]

  • When we try to explain to our potential customers how much money they could save on bills if they monitored driver behaviour, they do not realise the great potential that driving style awareness offers. Driving style is one of multiple factors that can positively impact a fleet’s cost, but this doesn’t often become apparent until you have the full visibility of your […]

  • Fleet managers spend much of their time planning for the next stage of their fleet. From the purchase of new vehicles to the maintenance schedule good planning requires prioritizing the needs of the company and the fleet. When considering planning strategies, fleet managers must consider four key priorities. 1. The vehicles The vehicles in your […]

  • Driver safety programs were created out of necessity. Lives were being lost and people were being injured unnecessarily, forcing the industry to take a closer look at enhanced driver and passenger safety. Electronic dynamic aids in vehicles were introduced- most are now mandatory. Educating and promoting safe driving behavior is also required. Monitoring drivers and […]

  • Fleets have a tremendous opportunity to lower accident rates as well as improve operating efficiency by implementing a comprehensive driver safety program. Software solutions made specifically for commercial vehicles ensure safe driving and preventive maintenance initiatives are easier to implement and more effective than ever before. A telematics program can be a simple way to […]

  • Science has made some astonishing advancements over the past few decades in the field of lubricants and fuels. Engineering in fuels and lubricants has gone through the molecular engineering stage to the new nano engineering field. (A nano is one millionth of a molecule). Some new fuel additives and lubricants were developed in China with […]

  • Fleet managers spend much of their time planning for the next stage of their fleet. From the purchase of new vehicles to the maintenance schedule good planning requires prioritizing the needs of the company and the fleet. When considering planning strategies, fleet managers must consider four key priorities. 1. The vehicles The vehicles in your […]

  •   Improving driver safety by eliminating speeding Improving driver safety and accident prevention – especially the reduction of road fatalities – is one of the biggest tasks many telematics and vehicle electronics companies face today. Reckless speeding accounts for close to 1/3 of all traffic fatalities. (U.S. census 2009)   The majority of available solutions […]

  • Fleet managers often have to multi-task, seeing that all vehicles operating comply with current legislation, maintaining drivers’ and other road-users’ safety whilst, of course, ensuring that the business runs smoothly and generates profits. However, sometimes managers become bogged down with issues that could be easily avoided if the company had a specific fleet policy in place that dealt with topics […]

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