The ELD Mandate: What Fleet Managers Need to Know

The electronic logging device (ELD) rule effective date is around the corner – are you ready? Being “ready” means not only installing devices but also allowing time for drivers to get comfortable with the new technology. Continue reading

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Lawnmower Safety: An Underestimated Fleet Safety Risk

Commercial lawnmowers are complex machines, and even the most experienced operator may occasionally overlook safety precautions.

But lawn mowers remain an underestimated fleet safety risk. What can you and your employees do to help prevent accidents?
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Golf Carts: An Underestimated Fleet Safety Risk

Golf carts and utility carts may not be top of mind when you develop your fleet safety plan – but they may pose a greater danger than you think. The Consumer Products Safety Commission estimates there are 15,000 golf cart-related … Continue reading

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Driving Home Road Safety for Truckers

Commercial drivers are logging more miles, and more miles will lead to more collisions. Although reducing collisions will take a joint effort between truck manufacturers, government regulators and the trucking industry, trucking companies can take some immediate steps to help improve driver safety. Continue reading

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Avoiding the Nightmare of a Stolen High-Value Vehicle

Whether you are in the position of protecting a fleet of company cars or utility vehicles, or an executive’s prized car collection, mitigating risks against vehicle theft and/or vandalism is a high priority. No one wants to encounter a disheartened … Continue reading

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Storing High-Value Vehicles

Keeping high-value vehicles (HVVs) out of harm’s way presents numerous challenges, but it is well worth the time and money. Whether it’s an executive fleet, a group of utility vehicles or bloodmobiles, or a CEO’s personal collection, these vehicles are … Continue reading

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