July 2018

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How a Vocational Fleet Reduced Unsafe Driving Events by 52%

Barth Electric worked closely with its insurance company and telematics provider to identify relevant safety metrics, collate them into a scorecard, and counsel drivers to effect better driving behaviors.

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Proactively Preventing Food Contamination

Gregory Anthony, owner of Jac’s Produce of South Williamsport, Penn., stands with one of his...

As the final piece of the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is set to take effect, small fleets are assessing ways to switch from a manual recording of temperature inside refrigerated units to an automated process.

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How to Introduce Drivers to Telematics

Scoopy Doo owner Jim Coniglione says he emphasized to his drivers that telematics would help...

To ease the process of introducing a telematics system, fleet operators need to set up an on-boarding process that includes training, discussions on how the systems work, and how they can be beneficial to both management and employees.