What Makes Successful Vehicle Fleet Management?

What Makes Successful Vehicle Fleet Management?

There is a wide range of different aspects to successfully managing a vehicle fleet and ensuring that operations are carried out efficiently and cost-effectively. Some of the key steps include route planning, regular vehicle maintenance and vehicle tracking. Implementing a clear plan for fleet management is crucial to reducing the risk of issues such as…

3 Ways to Reduce Your Fleet’s Costs

3 Ways to Reduce Your Fleet’s Costs

If you run a business that relies heavily on a fleet of vehicles, it’s likely that one of your biggest challenges and concerns is the costs involved in running the fleet. Whether you require a small fleet of city-friendly cars or a vast fleet of lorries for cross-country journeys, it can be tough to find…

Navigating A Truck Breakdown

Navigating A Truck Breakdown

In the instance of a truck breakdown, it can be difficult establishing what your next move should be. Depending on your circumstances, you may be travelling home, completing a workplace assignment or simply completing routine everyday tasks. Regardless of the context, there are plenty of notable do’s and don’ts to consider, with a truck maintenance…

What You Need To Know About Fleet Management

What You Need To Know About Fleet Management

Within the world of logistics driving, be it lorries, vans, trucks or cars, impeccable organisation is the key to success. In order to ensure a smoothly running business, proper planning and constant coordination of operations are essential. The majority of this responsibility is designated to the fleet manager, who is in charge of a multitude…

How to Become a Better Truck Driver

How to Become a Better Truck Driver

There is no doubt that the role of a truck driver is extremely difficult, mainly because it demands drivers to operate heavy vehicles whilst focusing on the road for long periods of time. Even if you are a truck driver, you should be always looking for ways to improve. Taking your eye off the ball…

Important Tools For Truck Maintenance

Important Tools For Truck Maintenance

Maintaining a vehicle can be a difficult task, with all manner of potential problems occurring with the various components of a car, van or truck. Truck maintenance in particular can prove tricky due to the size of the vehicle and specialist knowledge required to properly carry out repairs. One of the most important considerations for…

Key Signs Your HGV’s Air Conditioning Is Failing

Key Signs Your HGV’s Air Conditioning Is Failing

There are several vital signs that your HGV’s air conditioning system is failing and many of them are relatively straightforward to spot. In this article, we take a closer look at some of the key signs to watch out for, should you believe your HVAC system may be losing its power. No Air Flow The…

How To Lower Your Truck Fleet’s Fuel Consumption

How To Lower Your Truck Fleet’s Fuel Consumption

One of the biggest expenditures when running a fleet of trucks is fuel. Operating vehicles that consume a lot of petrol or diesel mean the costs can become quite high. This means it’s important to try to keep these costs as low as possible by taking measures to lower your fuel consumption. As fuel prices…

How to Attract and Retain Truck Drivers For Your Fleet

How to Attract and Retain Truck Drivers For Your Fleet

Fleet managers have seen a decrease in truck drivers over the past few years meaning they’ve had to work much harder to attract and retain drivers for their fleet. There are currently 150,000 unfilled truck driver positions across Europe and that number continues to rise. But how can you ensure that your truck driver’s stick…

A Pre-Departure Checklist For Commercial Trucks

A Pre-Departure Checklist For Commercial Trucks

When driving big commercial trucks over long distances, there’s a lot that can go wrong. It’s important to ensure you take all the necessary precautions to ensure that your fleet of trucks is safe and ready for the road. Here is a checklist to complete before every journey: Check your brakes Your brakes are very…