Fleet drivers in North Dakota with Verizon Connect telematics systems showed the safest driving behavior over a two-year period, while those in Utah were the most dangerous, according to aggregated data from the telematics provider.
Francesco Urso was named global procurement manager of indirects and procurement development for La Prairie Group AG in Volketswil in the canton of Zürich, Switzerland. He assumed this position in April.
Cristiano Teixeira has been named manager of indirect procurement at Polaris Industries in Plymouth, Minn. He assumed this position in February.
Meegan Heritage, long-time manager of field logistics and fleet operations for Biogen, assumed a new role outside of fleet in December. After 17 years in fleet, Heritage is now manager of trade and distribution for Biogen.
David Meisel was promoted to executive vice president of operations at Quanta Services, Inc., which is headquartered in Houston. He assumed this position in March. Meisel will continue to manage the fleet in his new position.
The initiative began in 2014, when the company first announced that its $400 million multiple-year project to transform its auction operations. In that time Manheim brought enhancements to both its physical and digital properties.
Telematics provider CalAmp has managed more than 10 million telematics devices since its founding, including more than 5 million added within the past three years, the Irvine, Calif.-based company announced.
Hyundai's first-ever Kona subcompact SUV offers affordable entry price, good gas mileage, and agile performance.
A coalition of Departments of Transportation from Arizona, California, New Mexico and California are seeking a federal grant to develop a program that would alert truck drivers to available truck parking along Interstate 10.
Every professional driver knows he is only as good as the vehicle he operates. That's why smart fleet managers take the time to remind drivers how to spot problems sooner and keep their vehicles in tip-top shape.
While annual inspections require a mechanic, here are some simple inspection tasks that every driver should know how to perform.
When looking at the week of the Fourth of July in 2017, including the weekends before and after the holiday, AirHelp found that more than 47,000 flights were disrupted.