fleet management

4 Essential Items Fleet Managers Must Track

When it comes to running a fleet maintenance shop, there are numerous details that cannot be overlooked.  While all specifics are important, these four areas are crucial to the success of the operation. Find out why safety, productivity, purchasing and preventative maintenance must be tracked by fleet managers. Safety The top priority for fleet managers is [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:29+00:00January 22nd, 2019|fleet management, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 4 Essential Items Fleet Managers Must Track

Preventative Maintenance: Why it’s a Must for Your Shop

When it comes to fleet maintenance, operations don’t have the luxury of ignoring the status of each vehicle. An “ignorance is bliss” approach can provide false comfort, but not knowing the status and health of vehicles can potentially result in major issues -- and even breakdowns. To stay up-to-date on vehicle health, operations should perform [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:29+00:00January 3rd, 2019|fleet management|0 Comments

4 Tools to Help Large Fleets Stay Organized

Managers of large fleets face unique challenges to keep their operations organized. Managers must contend with maintaining numerous assets, overseeing large staffs, keeping up with day-to-day tasks, and trying to find efficiencies where they can. Because of this, fleet managers need tools to help them stay organized. See how using software, custom reports, paperless work [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:32+00:00November 15th, 2018|fleet management|Comments Off on 4 Tools to Help Large Fleets Stay Organized

5 Costly Mistakes Fleet Managers Make (and How to Avoid Them)

When running a fleet operation, managers have to consider everything from the status of their inventory, to budgets, to the skill levels of their staff members. The bigger the fleet, the more complicated running the day-to-day logistics becomes. This can lead to mistakes. Ultimately, these errors can cost the operation money and time, in addition [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:34+00:00October 26th, 2018|fleet management|0 Comments

4 Pain Points a Fleet Management System Alleviates

It’s a difficult job keeping a fleet of vehicles and equipment running. With so many details to track, fleet managers can struggle to keep their fleet running efficiently. Fleet management software can help fleet managers succeed. Software can help fleet managers eliminate issues related to vehicle whereabouts, driver behaviors, vehicle downtime and paperwork. Photo Credit: [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:40+00:00September 6th, 2018|fleet management|0 Comments

2 Simple Items to Maximize Your ROI with Fleet Maintenance Software

When researching for the right fleet maintenance software partner, don’t overlook two simple items that will maximize your return on investment.  When establishing a parts inventory program, it is important to set-up a parts warranty program.  Parts warranties should be one of the most often tracked items within your daily operation. Second, don’t miss establishment [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:42+00:00August 28th, 2017|fleet management, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2 Simple Items to Maximize Your ROI with Fleet Maintenance Software

Top 5 Qualities of a Great Fleet Manager

Here are 5 qualities of a great fleet manager. Have you ever thought about what it takes to be a great fleet manager and the qualities one must possess? Based on years of interaction with fleet management professionals, here are the top 5 qualities of a great fleet manager we’ve witnessed time-and-time-again. Leadership By Example A fleet manager [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:43+00:00June 28th, 2017|fleet management|0 Comments

Over 2 Dozen Ways to Correctly Define Process

Ron Turley Associates (RTA) was developed to simply make fleets better.  Being passionate about efficiency within fleet maintenance, Ron Turley created an effective process for fleet operators.  Ask yourself how RTA’s scalable process can fit into your own.  First, let’s take a look at defining ‘process’. Process (re-) Defined Process can be defined as the performance [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:43+00:00May 8th, 2017|fleet management|Comments Off on Over 2 Dozen Ways to Correctly Define Process

What Makes RTA Fleet Management Software Better?

RTA Fleet Management Software works hard to provide intricate, yet easy-to-use, fleet management software for its clients.  In today's market, there are many companies claiming to provide fleet management software.  What makes a fleet management software company stand out?  How do you choose the right fit for your operation?  What makes a better fleet management [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:43+00:00April 28th, 2017|fleet management, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What Makes RTA Fleet Management Software Better?

How Fleet Managers Save Fleets Money

  Along with best practices, there are small, operational changes that can exponentially save money for fleets over time with the assistance and use of an efficient and effective fleet software management system. These practices include: Maximizing Warranty Recovery Many fleets miss out on thousands of dollars per year in unclaimed warranties (source). In fact, [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:44+00:00February 18th, 2017|fleet management|Comments Off on How Fleet Managers Save Fleets Money