4 ways to prevent EPA fines with fleet tracking technology

Four good reasons why dispatchers, fleet managers, owners and drivers should consider deploying GPS fleet tracking. Read the source article at GPS Fleet Management Solution

By | May 12th, 2017|Drivers, Insurance, Regulation, Technology|0 Comments

The Most Dangerous Highways In America – Geotab

From Parks Highway in Alaska to Interstate 80 in Wyoming, see the highways with the highest number of crashes and road fatalities in each state. Read the source article at geotab.com

By | April 19th, 2017|Drivers, Insurance, Safety, Technology|0 Comments

Adoption of driver-facing cameras, dashcams gaining steam | Overdrive – Owner Operators Trucking Magazine

The jury's still out for many across the industry, but this is changing as fleets increasingly are opting for two-camera systems -- one facing the road, and the other facing the driver.  Read the source article at Overdrive Magazine

By | April 13th, 2017|Drivers, Insurance, Regulation, Technology|0 Comments

DOT inspector tells fleets what they need to know | Roadcheck | Driver Management Resource Center content from Fleet Owner

Some great advice from Andy Blair, a former municipal police officer for 26 years and received DOT training through the Pennsylvania State Police. He inspected trucks for his last 11 years on the force. Blair is DOT-certified in cargo, tank and hazmat, and he also was a weighmaster. Now retired from law enforcement, he operates [...]

By | April 8th, 2017|Drivers, Insurance, Regulation|0 Comments

Safety Tip: Driving in High Winds – Top News – Safety & Accident – Top News

High winds in parts of the Midwest and Northeast last week led to extremely difficult driving conditions and a rash of downed power lines. Michigan saw gusts up to 68 mph, while New York saw them as high as 81 mph. Here’s some advice, provided by the Nevada Department of Transportation, on how to drive [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Insurance, Manage Campaigns, Retail, Technology|0 Comments

How to deal with “Code Red” scenarios? Fleet Safety Council examines six potential catastrophes

Code Red Scenarios - Sure we try to avoid but it’s best if you’ve got a plan for the unavoidable. Read more for some helpful tips from the Central Ontario Fleet Chapter of the Fleet Safety Council   Read the source article at Utech

By | February 20th, 2017|Insurance, Technology|0 Comments

How Fleets Can Minimize Liability Exposure – Article – Fleet Financials

There are many key facets to operating a fleet. By ensuring the success of all the parts of a fleet, a fleet manager should expect to garner the best results in his or her operation. But the fact that fleet managers simply cannot predict what will happen to their drivers while they are on the [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Drivers, Insurance, Technology|0 Comments

Outgoing FMCSA boss: Trucking safety, commerce go together | Darling | Regulations content from Fleet Owner

Trucking needs to do a better job of promoting itself, outgoing Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator Scott Darling said Thursday in a last-day conference call with trade media. “I’ve got a different image of truck and bus drivers [since coming to FMCSA], a different respect. They’re truly professionals," Darling said. "I want the industry to [...]

By | January 27th, 2017|Insurance, Manage Campaigns, Regulation, Retail, Technology|0 Comments

How Driver Performance Scores Can Improve Safety – Article – Automotive Fleet

Valspar Corporation's Driver Performance Program was created after the company noticed an increase in driver crashes.   Over the last few years, they've focused on safety first, to develop several initiatives to improve driver safety. Read the source article at Automotive Fleet

By | January 9th, 2017|Curate Content, Drivers, Insurance, Retail, Technology|0 Comments

Safety Tip: Driving Near Large Trucks – Top News – Safety & Accident – Top News

Thanks to our friends from businessfleet for sharing their Fleet Safety Tip of the Week. Check out these four mistakes fleet drivers need to avoid when driving around large trucks, regardless of the weather.   Read the source article at businessfleet.com

By | December 13th, 2016|Drivers, Insurance|0 Comments