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Outsourcing and decentralizing fleet maintenance services

There is no doubt that fleet maintenance is vital for the smooth operation of a fleet; that’s why many fleet companies invest in in-house maintenance facilities. However, not all fleet companies can bear the operating costs of insourcing fleet maintenance. To that end, outsourcing fleet maintenance services — or decentralizing them — can take the weight off a fleet manager’s shoulders; especially if they’re managing a small-medium sized fleet business. 

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Outsourcing and decentralizing fleet maintenance services was last modified: February 2nd, 2021 by Veturilo

5 easy ways to save money using fleet management software

We know 2020 was a difficult year, full of unprecedented events and characterized by economic uncertainty. Almost all businesses were affected by that set of circumstances. And, as you can understand, businesses that include fleets in their operations are not an exception. So, why do we need Fleet Management software?

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5 easy ways to save money using fleet management software was last modified: January 21st, 2021 by Veturilo

You should use a mileage tracking app for your fleet

A mileage tracking app is not the only feature you’ll have in mind when shopping for fleet management software; but, it’s certainly one of the most important to look for. Why is that? Well, if we were to pick one answer, that would be cost reduction

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You should use a mileage tracking app for your fleet was last modified: February 1st, 2021 by Veturilo

GPS trackers for school buses: The ideal for both schools and parents

School buses have traditionally been one of the most popular means of transport to and from schools; and for a bunch of different good reasons. And keeping an eye where these school buses are and knowing everything is OK is important. That’s where GPS trackers for school buses come in handy.

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GPS trackers for school buses: The ideal for both schools and parents was last modified: January 25th, 2021 by Veturilo

Improve fleet performance with balanced driver scorecards

Now that we’re well into 2021, have you thought about what you could do to improve your fleet’s performance this year? For instance, could you reduce the repairs and maintenance of your fleet? Avoid tickets, fines, and penalties? Better still, eliminate the chances of your vehicles being involved in a road accident? Finally, could you improve customer satisfaction? Well, you can tick all of the boxes above by integrating balanced driver scorecards within your strategic management plan. 

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Improve fleet performance with balanced driver scorecards was last modified: April 28th, 2021 by Veturilo

Keeping track of mileage for tax deduction

For many fleet companies, keeping track of business mileage for tax deduction is a very effective solution for tax relief. This, alone, makes mileage logging an important tool for fleet owners or fleet managers who seek ways of reducing costs. Besides, in the event of an IRS audit, an accurate mileage report can save the day for your fleet business.

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Keeping track of mileage for tax deduction was last modified: January 5th, 2021 by Veturilo

IRS: Fleet vehicle mileage log requirements

Fleet management comes with a lot of paperwork, for compliance with laws and regulations. Despite the hassle, tracking certain numbers can prove to be beneficial for your fleet business, in terms of cost reduction. Your fleet vehicles’ mileage is, without a doubt, one of those numbers. For this reason, keeping a consistent fleet vehicle mileage log is important; in order to claim tax deductions for your business.

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IRS: Fleet vehicle mileage log requirements was last modified: January 4th, 2021 by Veturilo

CVSA: International Roadcheck 2020 results are released

CVSA has released the Roadcheck 2020 results from last September’s roadside inspection on commercial motor vehicles and drivers. During the three-day enforcement initiative, the CVSA-certified inspectors conducted 50.151 North American Standard (NAS) Inspections; across Mexico, Canada, and the United States.

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CVSA: International Roadcheck 2020 results are released was last modified: December 21st, 2020 by Veturilo

Driver scorecards leverage fleet safety, reducing costs

Driver safety is a top priority for fleet owners and fleet managers; also, a top challenge to overcome on the road to business success. How can one tackle this issue to safeguard their drivers and company against the potentially calamitous consequences of poor driving behavior? Well, “driver scorecards” is the right answer; at least, for this post. At any rate, driver scorecards are an effective tool that should be included in every fleet company’s safe driving policy.

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Driver scorecards leverage fleet safety, reducing costs was last modified: December 11th, 2020 by Veturilo

7 ways to greatly improve fleet driver behavior

For a business that deploys fleet vehicles, drivers are instrumental in keeping it up and running. In light of this fact, how they behave behind the wheel determines how far your fleet business can go. In other words, to improve fleet driver behavior means to have higher chances for business success.

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7 ways to greatly improve fleet driver behavior was last modified: December 9th, 2020 by Veturilo