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How Do You Meet the Challenge of Keeping Operational Costs Down?

To keep your fleet operating profitably, managing costs is one of your top priorities. Managing costs is not easy with fluctuating fuel prices, increased competition, customer satisfaction demands, and more complex requirements for safety monitoring and regulatory compliance. How do you meet the challenge of keeping costs down while still operating efficiently and profitably?

Omnitracs Enhances Critical Event Reporting Application

According to Department of Transportation statistics, 273,000 large trucks were involved in traffic collisions in 2011. This fact hits close to home for Omnitracs, as we strive to provide fleets with technology solutions that help drivers and managers improve safety and prevent accidents. In light of these statistics, and amidst mounting pressure to maintain on-time delivery with lean operations, fleets are challenged more than ever before to reduce costly accidents and keep drivers safe. To mitigate these pressures, we announced at the annual ATA Management Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, the enhancement of our Critical Event Reporting (CER) application which includes the Over Speed Events add-on and the introduction of an additional provider of integrated Following Time Violation (FTV) and Forward Collision Warning (FCW) add-ons.

New Infographic: FleetRisk Advisors Looks at the World of Predictive Analytics

Hindsight is 20/20. But, what if you could gain foresight without the experience? New technology is making it possible for organizations across industries to better predict future outcomes before they occur—empowering companies to adjust processes before negative events happen to achieve positive results. Much like mobile technology, many institutions are finding they can’t function as well without predictive analytics. Utilized across numerous departments, predictive analytics is changing the way companies operate and do business.

TIMTC Webinar Recap: Connectivity for Trucks

On July 18, 2013, The Trucking Industry Mobility and Technology Coalition (TIMTC) hosted a webinar on “Connectivity for Trucks.” As a panel member, I presented a broad perspective on connected vehicle capabilities for trucks with technology that is available to the industry today for improved safety and efficiency.

CSA Score Alert

Could your fleet be excluded from carrying the most profitable loads? If you have poor CSA score, there may be a greater chance your fleet would not be considered by shippers. Shippers are being more cautious than ever about the legal and financial risks associated with carriers that have poor compliance and safety ratings. As a result, CSA scores are becoming a standard part of carrier analysis and selection...

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