BOSTON – Eight in 10 service organizations recently surveyed by the Aberdeen Group stated that management of their fleets is integral to their overall operational and financial performance. The recently published study, Service on the Move: Driving Profitability via Fleet Management, reveals that service organizations who have successfully implemented fleet management solutions have realized a 28-percent improvement in operator compliance, 11-percent reduction in maintenance costs, and 13-percent improvement in vehicle utilization. As the result, they reported a 12-percent increase in overall service profitability. According to the report, other benefits of fleet management-related automation include:

  • 26-percent improvement in regulatory compliance.
  • 23-percent increase in warranty recovery.
  • 15-percent decrease in vehicle downtime.
  • 15-percent reduction in average travel time “windshield time” per job.
  • Originally posted on Fleet Financials