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Categories: Management, Safety
75 Great Ways to Improve Your Operation (Part I)

1. Give subs their fair share Like many other school bus operations nationwide, Sweetwater Union High School District in Chula Vista, Calif....

https://www.globalfleetmanagement.com/10011223/75-great-ways-to-improve-your-operation-part-i
Categories: Legal/Legislative, Operations, Safety, Technology
Efficiency, Sustainability Gained Through Telematics

Several real-world examples show how telematics solutions are making fleets’ efforts to go green a success.

https://www.chargedfleet.com/155607/efficiency-sustainability-gained-through-telematics
Categories: Safety
Honda Recalls Civic, Fit for Transmission

The recall, expected to begin Oct. 16, affects more than 143,000 vehicles in the 2014 and 2015 model years.

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/131746/honda-recalls-civic-fit-for-transmission
Categories: Safety
Video: Emotional Drivers Much More Likely to Crash

New research from Virginia Tech finds that when people are visibly sad, angry or agitated, they're nearly 10 times more likely to get in a collision while...

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/133851/video-emotional-drivers-much-more-likely-to-crash
Categories: Aftermarket, Safety, Technology
How Technology is Changing the Way Fleets Buy Parts

A decade ago, selling truck parts was mostly a face-to-face (or least voice-to-voice) business. Distributors used outside salespeople to call on fleets,...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/152030/how-technology-is-changing-the-way-fleets-buy-parts
Categories: Safety

CHICAGO – Drivers who park in the path of Chicago's 118 street sweepers may soon find themselves in the same boat as those who run red lights:...

https://www.government-fleet.com/47269/chicago-to-add-surveillance-cameras-to-street-sweeper
Categories: Safety, Safety & Risk Management, Technology
Fleet Vulnerability to DDoS Is Low, For Now

There was a renaissance in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks in 2016. While the threat against fleets is low, for now, fleet managers need to be...

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/157114/fleet-vulnerability-to-ddos-is-low-for-now
Categories: Safety
Georgia Considers Handheld Phone Ban for Drivers

The state legislation also seeks to raise the distracted-driving fine from $150 to as much as $900 for repeat offenders.

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/143827/georgia-considers-handheld-phone-ban-for-drivers
Categories: Fleet Management, Safety
Drugged Driving on the Rise, NHTSA Says

Despite a drop in drunk driving, new NHTSA research finds that growing use of marijuana and prescription drugs is raising new safety concerns.

https://www.worktruckonline.com/127890/government-studies-point-to-drugged-driving-increase
Categories: Remarketing, Safety, Technology
ADESA Adds Recommendations Carousel to Homepage

Auction and reconditioning services provider ADESA (div. KAR Auction Services Inc.) announced the launch of Recommendations, a new solution billed as the...

https://www.vehicleremarket.com/339291/adesa-adds-recommendations-carousel-to-homepage
Categories: Fuel, Green Fleet, Maintenance, Operations, Safety, Vehicle Research
Top 10 Most Viewed Stories in 2009

Top viewed stories included "What Fleet Managers Should Know About Diesel Particulate Filters," "Aftermarket Crew Cab Conversions Offered for Several...

https://www.businessfleet.com/146365/top-10-most-viewed-stories-in-2009
Categories: Fleet Management, Safety, Technology
15 Things to Watch For in 2015 (And Beyond)

A lot is changing in the trucking industry right now – technology, demographics, manufacturing, regulations and more. How will these changes affect your...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/155828/15-things-to-watch-for-in-2015-and-beyond
Categories: Operations, Safety, Technology, Telematics, Vehicle OEM, Vehicle Research

Designed to operate in remote environments, the FordLink in-vehicle mobile computer offers Ford truck fleet drivers the convenience of Internet, Microsoft...

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/145596/fordlink-in-vehicle-computer-system-goes-mobile
Categories: Operations, Safety
Video: Four Vehicles Ace Front Crash Prevention Tests

BMW 5 Series, BMW X5, Hyundai Genesis and Mercedes-Benz E-Class cars excel in the latest round of IIHS front crash prevention tests, thanks to advances in...

https://www.businessfleet.com/118426/four-vehicles-earn-perfect-scores-in-front-crash-prevention-tests
Categories: Operations, Safety

The NAPBS-accredited employment background screening company is partnering with SambaSafety to provide expanded criminal and driver monitoring offerings.

https://www.worktruckonline.com/140986/sambasafety-partners-with-general-information-services
Categories: Safety

The motorcoach, which is transporting eighth-grade students from Philadelphia on a class trip, overturns in Maryland. Two of the injured passengers are...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10041788/motorcoach-carrying-students-overturns-injures-30
Categories: Safety, Vehicle OEM, Vehicle Research
Atlas & Atlas Cross Sport Receive Highest Overall NHTSA Safety Rating

The Volkswagen Atlas and Atlas Cross Sport for the 2020 and 2021 model years have both earned a 5-Star overall safety rating from the National Highway...

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/10128129/atlas-atlas-cross-sport-receive-highest-overall-nhtsa-safety-rating
Categories: Safety
Video: Air Bag Supplier Facing Criminal Probe

The U.S. Justice Department has launched a criminal investigation of Takata Corp., the Japanese automotive safety equipment supplier whose defective air bag...

https://www.government-fleet.com/126371/justice-department-opens-criminal-probe-of-air-bag-supplier
Categories: Bus, Mobility, New Mobility, Safety, Technology
Transdev lands shared AV pilot contract

The pilot is the cornerstone of LAVTA’s mobility lab in nearby Dublin, Calif.

https://www.globalfleetmanagement.com/10112330/transdev-lands-shared-av-pilot-contract
Categories: Operations, Safety, Safety & Risk Management

LAS VEGAS – The automaker said its new piloted driving technology can steer, accelerate, and brake the vehicle at speeds up to 37.28 mph. It can also...

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/84178/audi-shows-piloted-driving-technology-at-ces
Categories: Safety
Buick Envision SUVs Recalled for Head Restraints

The recall includes 2016- and 2017-model year vehicles equipped with a tablet holder accessory from NSV Automotive.

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/141179/buick-envision-suvs-recalled-for-head-restraints
Categories: Safety
Fleet Safety Video Tip: Sharing the Road With Motorcycles and Bicycles

Here is some advice from both the California DMV and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that can help your fleet drivers avoid collisions...

https://www.businessfleet.com/118096/fleet-safety-video-tip-sharing-the-road-with-motorcycles-and-bicycles
Categories: Safety, Utility Fleet
Power Company Rescues Man Trapped Under Semi

A MidAmerican crew working about 80 yards away used their boom truck to lift the rear of the truck off a man who had gotten wedged underneath the tires of a...

https://www.worktruckonline.com/126378/power-company-rescues-man-trapped-under-semi
Categories: Management, Safety

Pupil transportation at Ukiah (Calif.) Unified School District will continue this school year without any changes even though the district’s funding for the...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10045450/districts-bus-service-unchanged-despite-funding-cuts
Categories: Safety
National Safety Council Estimates Traffic Deaths Down 3% in 2013

The National Safety Council announced its preliminary estimate that approximately 35,200 motor vehicle fatalities occurred in 2013.

https://www.worktruckonline.com/116506/national-safety-council-estimates-traffic-deaths-down-3-in-2013
Categories: Safety, Safety & Compliance
Roadway Safety Grant Process Gets Underway

The National Safety Council's Road to Zero Coalition has started accepting applications for its third annual grant competition for innovative solutions to...

https://www.truckinginfo.com/320904/roadway-safety-grant-process-gets-underway
Categories: Alternative Fuels, Management, Safety

Houston Independent School District is recognized by District Administration magazine for its bus tracking, safety and fleet greening programs.

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10043429/texas-district-honored-for-safety-efficiency-initiatives
Categories: Safety
State-Wide Crashes Reach 5-Year High in Michigan

On freeways in Michigan where speed limits were increased to 75 mph, crashes rose to 4,264 in 2018 — the most in five years.

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/348717/state-wide-crashes-reach-5-year-high-in-michigan
Categories: Aftermarket, Safety, Technology
It's Time For Telematics

'Aftermarket companies will be the primary drivers of many all-new product and service opportunities for both the consumer and commercial-vehicle...

https://www.globalfleetmanagement.com/149990/its-time-for-telematics
Categories: Operations, Safety, Technology, Telematics, Telematics & Technology

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

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/145626/turning-fleet-telematics-into-profit
Categories: Fleet Management, Safety
5 U.S. Cities Rank Among World’s Most Traffic-Congested Areas

For the sixth consecutive year, Los Angeles topped the list of the world’s most gridlocked cities, with drivers spending 102 hours in congestion in 2017...

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/278652/5-u-s-cities-rank-among-worlds-most-traffic-congested-areas
Categories: Safety, Vehicle OEM
Nissan Recalls 2019 Altima for Brake Switch

Nissan North America, Inc. is recalling an estimated 5,744 2019 Nissan Altima midsize sedans because the brake switch bracket may be in the incorrect...

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/330946/nissan-recalls-2019-altima-for-brake-switch
Categories: Charging, Fleet Management, Green Fleet, Safety, Sustainability, Technology, Vehicle Research
Safely Pursuing Cleaner, Greener Operations

Casey Smith plans to use data and technology to make the best, most cost-effective decisions for the City of San Diego fleet.

https://www.truckinginfo.com/10132461/safely-pursuing-cleaner-greener-operations
Categories: Management, Safety
NASDPTS Targets Safety, Security at Annual Meeting

State directors tackle key operational issues at Kansas City, Mo., conference. Two new players take over as president and executive director.

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10010883/nasdpts-targets-safety-security-at-annual-meeting
Categories: Safety, Safety & Risk Management
2020 Chevrolet Equinox Captures Top Safety Pick Award

Chevrolet's 2020 Equinox has earned a Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, when the compact SUV is outfitted with the available...

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/345637/chevrolet-equinox-captures-top-safety-pick-award
Categories: Fleet Management, Fuel, Fuel Smarts, Safety, Technology
WEX Delves Deeper Into Fueling Data

The fuel card specialist is looking for ways to reduce data overload for fleet managers as it deepens its expertise through acquisitions and an expansion.

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/319321/wex-delves-deeper-into-fueling-data
Categories: Management, Safety
Special Report: 2 Years After Katrina

Among the vast destruction wrought by Hurricane Katrina two years ago, one of the iconic images was a flooded lot filled with hundreds of school buses...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10010739/special-report-2-years-after-katrina
Categories: Safety, Safety & Risk Management

Employees at the CEI Group, Inc., are among the most highly engaged in their jobs in U.S., a Gallup Inc. survey has found, CEI has announced.

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/130371/cei-group-touts-highly-engaged-workforce
Categories: Equipment, Safety, Safety & Compliance
NYC Adding Truck Side Guards to Protect Pedestrians, Cyclists

New York City will begin adding side guards to 240 of its medium-duty trucks that will prevent a pedestrian or cyclist from being caught under a vehicle...

https://www.worktruckonline.com/127895/nyc-adding-truck-side-guards-to-protect-pedestrians-cyclists
Categories: Management, Safety
Driver Fitness, Fire Suppression Hot Topics at NASDPTS Conference

Federal officials join pupil transporters in the nation’s capital to discuss fitness testing, fire suppression, seat belts, and other recommendations...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10040376/driver-fitness-fire-suppression-hot-topics-at-nasdpts-conference
Categories: Safety, Safety & Risk Management
Audi to Introduce Level 3 Autonomous Vehicle This Year

Later this year, Audi will introduce a Level 3 automated vehicle equipped with a first-generation central driver assistance controller in a partnership with...

https://www.fleetfinancials.com/138461/audi-partners-with-nvidia-for-autonomous-driving
Categories: Safety, Safety & Risk Management
Safety Tip: Not Choosing the Road Less Traveled

Here's seasonal advice on when to override instructions from a navigation system or app, and what to do if you're stranded in the snow.

https://www.businessfleet.com/138281/safety-tip-not-choosing-the-road-less-traveled
Categories: Safety, Technology, Telematics
Transforming a Mobile Workforce with GPS Solutions

One North American service fleet implements a field service management GPS solution to maximize cost effectiveness, improve driver safety, and better meet...

https://www.globalfleetmanagement.com/148349/transforming-a-mobile-workforce-with-gps-solutions
Categories: Bus, Electric Vehicles, Management, New Mobility, Safety, Technology, Zero Emissions
New Year, New Opportunities: The State of the Transit Industry in 2021

The outlook is not rosy and bright for our industry. Unless there is significant expansion of federal operating dollars for public transit in the U.S. and...

https://www.metro-magazine.com/10135792/new-year-new-opportunities-the-state-of-the-transit-industry-in-2021
Categories: Safety

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Subaru is recalling 5,130 2008-'09 Tribeca vehicles because the vehicle dynamic control G sensor may have been installed...

https://www.automotive-fleet.com/63061/subaru-recalling-5-130-08-09-tribecas
Categories: Safety

Fourth-grader Addison Hutchinson of California notices that her bus driver is hunched over the wheel. She calls 911 and then stays with the driver until...

https://www.schoolbusfleet.com/10041470/student-calls-911-for-ailing-school-bus-driver
Categories: Maintenance, Operations, Safety

DEARBORN, MI – Ford Motor Company has improved its Service Part Limited Warranty coverage on both new and remanufactured gas engine and transmission...

https://www.businessfleet.com/60703/ford-extends-service-part-warranty-coverage-on-gas-engines-and-transmissions
Categories: Safety
Creating a Driver Orientation Safety Program for New Hires

Implementing a new-hire-orientation driver safety program can lower accident and vehicle repair costs, keep fleet drivers safe, and reduce an organization’s...

https://www.globalfleetmanagement.com/148137/creating-a-driver-orientation-safety-program-for-new-hires
Categories: Operations, Safety, Safety & Compliance
FMCSA Wants to Delay State Compliance with Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is proposing a partial compliance delay for certain requirements of its final rule establishing a federal...

https://www.globalfleetmanagement.com/339957/fmcsa-wants-to-delay-state-compliance-with-drug-alcohol-clearinghouse
Categories: Fleet Management, Mobility, Operations, Safety
Meeting the Challenges of Safely Operating an Urban Fleet 

From Uber drivers to scooter users and pedestrians buried in their cell phones, fleet drivers navigating medium-duty trucks in the big city face an entirely...

https://www.businessfleet.com/327541/meeting-the-challenges-of-safely-operating-an-urban-fleet


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