40 Ways to Reduce Truck Fleet Costs
Includes key topics:
- How to Reduce Tire Expenses
- Impact of Driver Behavior on Fleet Costs
- Properly Spec’ing Work Trucks for Cost Reduction
- Ensure Proper Preventive Maintenance
- Changes to Fleet Management Methods
- Impact of Driver Safety & Safety Technology
Cost-Reduction Strategies that Go Beyond the Asset
If you want to save “dollars” instead of “pennies,” the best way to achieve additional cost reduction is by modifying driver behavior. The way employees drive company trucks and vans can improve (or decrease) fuel economy; extend (or decrease) the life of wear items, such as tires, brakes, etc.; decrease (or increase) preventable accidents; and maintain (or degrade) the overall condition of a vehicle, which, ultimately, has a direct influence on resale value. Learn more now.
4 Ways to Reduce Truck Fleet Costs
Finding ways to reduce truck fleet costs is part of every economical fleet management plan. Each reduction method has to be weighed with the overall value to your company. Some cost reductions may pay off in savings, and others might work against you — they can actually cost you money rather than save it. See these 4 methods, with multiple tips in each section, to learn more.
Using Performance-Based Incentives to Optimize the Cost-Effectiveness of Fleet Operations
Half of today’s fleet managers receive performance-based compensation incentives. For the other 50% of companies that do not incentivize their fleet managers with performance-based compensation, now is the time to start thinking outside of the box. Here’s how.
27 Ways to Reduce Fleet Costs
The best way to maximize profits is through a competent set of management strategies that can help you reduce fleet fuel costs and also take into account vehicle upkeep and fleet consolidation. The 27 steps in this article are among the most effective ways to reduce fleet costs.
Fleet Policy Is a Crucial Component of a Successful Cost-Control Strategy: 10 Suggestions
A common problem in fleet management is the fleet manager communicates policy to the drivers’ managers, but the word doesn’t get down to the individual drivers. How do you increase driver compliance with fleet policy? See these 10 suggestions.