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A Long and Useful Life

Through careful use and regular PM maintenance, Los Angeles County Fire Station 92 has gotten 337,000 miles of service out of Squad Truck 592, which was still running strong when the F-350 crew cab was retired.

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Gwinnett County's Surplus Becomes Treasure on eBay

Gwinnett County Fleet Management has saved countless man-hours, tens of thousands of dollars, and sold more than 235 of the county’s surplus vehicles by using eBay.com.

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Daimler Truck Financial Unveils New Truck Leasing Program

CompleteLease offers full-service truck leasing providing the convenience of a single-source transportation package for small and medium businesses.Currently, it is being offered by a select group of Sterling Trucks dealers.

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SureXpress Rents Trucks from Enterprise

Oklahoma City-based SureXpress uses an alternative approach in providing freight services to help drive down operating costs. One alternative has been renting trucks from Enterprise Commercial Trucks to lower the fleet CPM.

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DriveCam Launches New Web Interface for Fleet Managers and Supervisors

SAN DIEGO – DriveCam has introduced a new Web interface that makes it easier for fleet managers and supervisors to access expertly reviewed risky driving events.

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How to Select a Fuel Management Provider

Choosing the right fuel management provider can save you valuable time and money.

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Wireless Matrix Launches Next Generation of FleetOutlook

RESTON, VA – Wireless Matrix Corporation, a provider of mobile resource management (MRM) solutions, announced the next generation of FleetOutlook, its hosted, 360° MRM solution.

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Avoid Identity Theft Risk During New-Vehicle

When your driver picks up a new vehicle, how does the delivering dealer know your employee is who they say they are? Typically, the employee receives paperwork from the leasing company (acknowledgement of order), which they bring to the dealership. While at the dealership, the driver is often required to show a driver’s license with photo to verify his or her identity. In some cases, the dealership makes a copy of the driver’s license. This has been done routinely in our industry for many years.

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20 Ways to Increase Cargo Security

Not all vehicles or fleet policies are equal when providing cargo security. Minimizing temptation for would-be thieves is the key to eliminating vehicle content theft problems.

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Turning Fleet Telematics into Profit

When used properly as a positive addition to technology, fleet telematics implementation can be a tool for driving cost savings and increasing employee productivity, bringing in more money for everyone.

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Reducing Fleet Spend Using Fleet Management Software

See how Cox Communications captures its complex and disparate fleet and operational data across its divisions and operating companies and then extrapolates real-time information, resulting in leveraged acquisition costs and a reduced fleet spend.

USEFUL WHITEPAPERS
Fleet Management Buyer's Guide: Fall 2017
Asking the hard questions to find the right partner....
Why a Utilization Analysis Matters to Your Fleet
A utilization analysis of your fleet can do so much more than just help you determine if it’s time to replace a vehicle. In this whitepaper, Element's Strategic Consulting team identifies 5 ways a utilization analysis can add value to your organization – from minimizing vehicle downtime to reducing costs.
Automating Common or Tedious Fleet Management Tasks
Automating common or tedious fleet management tasks is the next best thing to being on call 24/7. It doesn’t take you out of the equation. Rather, automating helps you cut costs without error and oversights… without having to make every call.
Fleet Challenges Presented by the Complex Network of Tolls
How tolls impact fleets and the entire enterprise.
The Impact of Mobile on Fleet
Five ways you should be using mobile technology to improve your fleet.
Make Sure Your Fleet Is Ready for the Next Storm
A fleet’s emergency preparedness is critical to protect drivers and minimize losses.

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Fleet Tracking And Telematics

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CSA stands for Compliance, Safety, Accountability, and refers to a U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) program designed to help ensure over-the-road and other heavy truck drivers adhere to various DOT safety requirements and laws.

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