How Fleet Telematics Tracking Keeps Drivers Safe in Winter

Driver safety is among the top concerns for vehicle fleet managers. This concern intensifies during the winter months, when adverse weather produces icy roads and unsafe driving conditions.

And it is not unfounded: roughly 30% of vehicle accidents in Canada occur on snowy or icy roads. Further, more than 50,000 traffic accidents per year are affected by winter precipitation. With such...

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How Fleet Fuel Tracking Reduces Fuel Fraud

Tracking your fleet’s fuel spend is not as simple as adding up your credit card statements. The mountain of paperwork is one of the big challenges.

Another, which may surprise you, is misuse. Whether you know it or not, the costs of fuel card misuse to your company are significant.

Fortunately, many vehicle fleet managers are saving money by identifying incidents,...

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10-Step Winter Driving Safety Checklist for Fleets

Like it or not, winter is on its way.

Being prepared for challenging winter driving conditions will ensure your team is safe and productive. So to help you, we’ve created this fleet safety checklist

Go ahead and share this list with your drivers, colleagues and friends as a friendly reminder on how to stay safe on the roads this winter!

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What You Can Do About Increasing Fleet Interest Rates

Concerned about rising fleet interest rates? You’re not alone.

Today, we’ll discuss what you can do to keep your costs down as much as possible, including:

Understanding variable and fixed rates

Buying vehicles at the right time, for less money

Learning how buying and selling affect interest rates...

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Fleet Life Cycle Cost Analysis: How to Lower Your TCO

If you aren’t taking a close look at your fleet’s total cost of ownership (TCO), you’re likely losing money.

So what can you do about it?

Today, we’ll discuss how a fleet life cycle cost analysis can help you. We’ll also share why a fleet management company is an essential partner in helping you reduce your TCO.

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The Number One Cause of Car Accidents - And What To Do About It

Looking to keep drivers safer on the road? Then you need to really understand the risks they face every day. In this blog, we’ll identify the number one cause of car accidents, so you can take steps to better protect your team.

WHAT IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF ROAD ACCIDENTS?

Distractions. And unfortunately, distractions are more prevalent than ever.

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All-Weather Tires Boost Driving Performance—and Your Bottom Line

Believe it or not, winter is right around the corner. Now's the time to prepare your fleet for cold temperatures and snowy or icy roads.

You might assume that you must switch from all-season tires to winter tires, but consider another option: all-weather tires.

For this blog post, we talked with Vip Kaushal at Kal Tire, who pointed out the numerous...

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How to Make Fleet Safety Training a Priority for Executives

Need to convince your management team to get on board with fleet safety training? You’re in the right place!

In this blog, we’ll talk about why executive buy-in is so important to the success of your driver safety program. We’ll also provide actionable steps you can take to convince management to fully endorse the program, and be actively involved.  

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Fleet Cost Management: How to Save Money & Work Smarter

Are you looking to gain better control of your fleet costs? In this blog, we’ll discuss how to save money by:

reducing your administrative costs and

optimizing driver purchases.

So, if you’re ready to improve your fleet cost management, let’s dive in!

How Much Are You Spending on Fleet Operating Costs?...

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Winter Driving Tips: How to Protect Fleet Drivers on the Road

Here in Canada, winter weather is just around the corner. Conditions are about to get icier, it will take longer for drivers to get from A to B, and accident risk will skyrocket.

So what can you do to keep your drivers safe this season?

Here are some simple winter driving tips that will protect drivers, and give you more peace of mind.

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5 Tips to Create a Distracted Driving Policy and Reduce Fleet Accidents

How often are you tempted to use a cell phone while driving?

It's something most of us are guilty of, but for fleet drivers, distracted driving creates an even higher risk, both to themselves and the company.

Companies who employ drivers need to find safer ways to share information with them while reducing the risk of injury, vehicle...

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How Can a Fleet Safety Program Help You Save Money?

If you want to keep your fleet productive and your drivers safe, you need to put a driver safety program into place.

Focusing on driver safety means you’ll reduce accidents and litigation costs—or avoid them altogether. You’ll also pay less for maintenance and repairs, because vehicles will be driven with more care.

So what are the key cost-saving areas...

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Fleets: Here are 5 Proven Tricks to Reduce Fuel Costs

If you’re looking to reduce fuel costs, you’re in the right place. In this blog, we’ll share five of our best strategies to save money on fuel.

The best part?

You can start implementing most of these tactics right away—so you don’t have to wait to see the benefits reflected in your bottom line.

Let’s get started!

HOW TO INCREASE FUEL EFFICIENCY AND...

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What do Ontario's Cancelled EV Rebates Mean for Fleets?

In July, the Ontario government cancelled its electric vehicle incentives. Now, the rebates for EVs and charging stations are gone.

What does this mean for your fleet? Should you still invest in them?

In this blog, we’ll address these questions and identify three benefits of EVs, regardless of government incentives.

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What Does Texting While Driving Really Cost Your Fleet?

Distracted driving is one of the biggest risks to your fleet.

If one of your drivers is in a crash due to being distracted, it will cost you big time. And what is a major source of distraction these days? Texting.

In this blog, we’ll look at the real costs of texting while driving, and what you can do to prevent it.

TEXTING WHILE DRIVING FACTS: HOW DANGEROUS...

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