One of the hardest tasks a fleet faces when initiating a safety culture – or even a safety policy – is ensuring buy-in from throughout the fleet. One false step and you’ll ensure failure before you even get started. Know how to sell safety and get buy-in from everyone.
January 15, 2020
Mazda has expanded its 2020 model year incentives list to include the CX-30, bringing its 2020-MY incentive program to a total of eight vehicles.
January 9, 2020
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January 8, 2020
The following charts include data that looks at the age of drivers involved in crashes; accidents by weather type; accident percentages by time of day; accidents by day of week; and the top five accident descriptions.
January 8, 2020
The availability of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) is a growing influence on vehicle acquisition decisions, but fleets are recognizing the need to properly familiarize drivers on these safety functions before they hit the road.
January 8, 2020
Overall car segment values decreased 0.26% last week, compared to 0.68% the week before. Overall truck segment values decreased 0.44% last week, compared to 0.71% the week before.
January 7, 2020
Registrations for the inaugural AFLA Canada Fleet Summit are filling in quickly, with dozens of prominent fleet professionals who have responsibilities within the Canadian fleet marketplace having already registered.
January 6, 2020
Fleet drivers said they experience most vehicle accidents when their parked assets are hit by non-fleet vehicles, an incident that is often the product of distracted driving but may also be a fabricated event by the drivers.
January 3, 2020
The outlook for the 2020 used market is positive, at least according to three remarketers from three fleet management companies.
January 2, 2020
All fleet suppliers have some formal customer service and client relations staff and process, the former is usually for day-to-day services via telephone and email and the latter is more strategic and involves face-to-face visits.
January 1, 2020
Closer looks at new trucks and vans were interspersed with seven safety tips among the videos that were the most popular on AutomotiveFleet.com in 2019, proving yet again that driver behavior carries risk that must be managed.
December 26, 2019
Motor vehicle crashes and falls remained the leading causes of preventable death on the job in 2018, as preventable and unintentional workplace deaths continue their rise in recent years, according to data from the U.S. Department of Labor.
December 24, 2019
With the cost of fuel representing 60% of the total fleet budget, fleet managers are looking for opportunities to reduce expenditures ranging from rightsizing, route optimization, telematics, personal use, and modifying driver behavior.
December 17, 2019
Joseph Holman, chairman emeritus of Holman Enterprises, passed away on Dec. 12. He was 93.
December 16, 2019
Fleets are being impacted by a variety of inflationary pressures ranging from higher acquisition prices due to the proliferation of onboard safety equipment, to increased material costs pushing up pricing on parts, upfits, and replacement tires.
December 13, 2019