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.
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...
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....
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?...
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.WANT...
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...
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...
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!
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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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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...
Deciding on the best way to acquire vehicles for your fleet?
You might be considering whether you should provide a company car to a driver, or give drivers a car allowance for company use of personal vehicles.
Here at Foss National, we often advocate for a company car arrangement with drivers. And since this is a decision that greatly impacts...
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 fraud. Whether you know it or not, the costs of fuel fraud to your company are significant.
Fortunately, many vehicle fleet managers are saving money by identifying incidents,...
Want to improve your drivers’ happiness? Then you’re in the right place.
Today, we’re going to talk about how to boost driver engagement and satisfaction. Because at the end of the day, happy drivers perform better.
And what does that mean for your company?
Keep your drivers happy, and you’ll be well on your way to:
reducing fuel and...
We know cost control is a big challenge.
So when it comes to buying fleet vehicles, how can you save money and still get what you need?
In this blog, we’re going to show you how you can spend less on vehicle acquisition. The key is to order from the factory, instead of buying from a dealer.
Here’s a look at why factory ordering...
Whether summer brings dry heat or humid rain to your region, July is prime time for vehicle maintenance. People assume that winter weather demands extra care. But summer has its own special considerations.
If you’re not on top of fleet maintenance, your drivers could be stranded in heat waves or downpours. Not only is extreme weather risky, but it can dampen morale—and productivity....