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Identifying Direct and Indirect Costs of Fleet Accidents
How to Build a Safety Culture at Your Fleet

How to Build a Safety Culture at Your Fleet

What are your chances of being hit with a nuclear verdict? A bad FMCSA audit? Or skyrocketing insurance rates? Pretty high if your trucking fleet forgets to put safety first. Learn how to build a culture of safety at your company.

December 20, 2021

Survey Shows Many Safety Similarities Between Light-, Medium-Duty Fleets
4 Growing Safety Issues — and Solutions — for Fleets

4 Growing Safety Issues — and Solutions — for Fleets

Fleet managers and safety stakeholders discuss how organizations can address smartphone addiction, in-vehicle distraction, spec’ing for ergonomics, and driver complacency in an era of increasing automation.

October 5, 2021

Driver Engagement & Cross-Department Collaboration

Driver Engagement & Cross-Department Collaboration

All stakeholders — from senior management to local supervisors — should be engaged in fleet safety. To ensure success, senior leadership must support the initiative and communicate that support to everyone within the organization.

September 27, 2021

Assuring Safety & Security in Latin-American Fleets

Assuring Safety & Security in Latin-American Fleets

Difficult road conditions, carjackings, and vehicle theft are challenges for fleets in South America and Mexico. Savvy fleet managers look to driver training and education, telematics, and armored vehicles for solutions.

September 27, 2021

The Negative Consequences to Driver Reimbursement

The Negative Consequences to Driver Reimbursement

A recurring question is whether it makes business sense to provide company vehicles to employees or to reimburse them for the use of their personal vehicles. Here are 30 reasons why reimbursement may not be the best choice.

September 27, 2021

What Amazon Gets Right

What Amazon Gets Right

With traffic fatalities and injuries on the rise despite a decline in driving during the pandemic, we need to look at the systemic issues affecting our roadways and get serious about safety.

August 23, 2021

Seven Strategies to Reduce Preventable Accidents

Seven Strategies to Reduce Preventable Accidents

When a driver reports being in an “accident,” it implies that no one is at fault. And if no one is at fault, it can’t be prevented. But the truth is that most crashes (a more apt term) are caused by specific driver actions or behaviors.

July 23, 2021

Ergonomically Designed Equipment Reduces Workers’ Comp Claims

Ergonomically Designed Equipment Reduces Workers’ Comp Claims

Ergonomics must be high on the fleet manager’s “radar screen” because it can significantly impact the bottom line by reducing workers’ comp costs, improving driver productivity, and reducing fatigue-induced operator errors that can lead to preventable accidents.

May 16, 2021

How Often Should You Conduct Safety Training?

How Often Should You Conduct Safety Training?

Realizing the benefits of accident reduction will only occur with regular reinforcement of safety best practices. Here are tips to communicate your safety message, from daily emails and monthly meetings to meaningful special events.

May 13, 2021

Fleet Safety is the Gateway to Achieving Other Fleet Goals

Fleet Safety is the Gateway to Achieving Other Fleet Goals

Best practices in fleet safety facilitates fuel mitigation strategies, contributes to achieving corporate sustainability goals, helps to reduce workers’ comp claims, and lowers accident repair costs by reducing preventable accidents.

May 4, 2021

Driver Engagement & Cross-Department Collaboration

Driver Engagement & Cross-Department Collaboration

All stakeholders — from senior management to local supervisors — should be engaged in the process of managing driver behavior. A corporate safety program will not succeed without driver engagement.

May 4, 2021

How Fleets are Keeping Driver Safety in Check

How Fleets are Keeping Driver Safety in Check

Closely addressing the perennial concerns of fleet safety is an area that has been essential to many successful fleets over the years, not just with the adoption of telematics solutions that help monitor driver behaviors, but also the incorporation of more advanced driver-assistance system (ADAS) equipped vehicles.

February 12, 2021

COVID-19 Disruption: Fleet’s Greatest Challenge Ever

COVID-19 Disruption: Fleet’s Greatest Challenge Ever

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has the dubious distinction of being the greatest-ever disruption of fleet. Other past disruptions include two OPEC oil embargoes in the 1970s, the attacks of 9/11, and the credit crisis of 2008-2009.

September 23, 2020

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