Category Archives: Fleet Expense Savings Tips

See tips on how to lower fleets costs by decreasing fuel consumption, reducing overtime and improving driver response times.

The Importance of Using GPS Based Vehicle Maintenance Planning

One of the most overlooked and under used features in our Perigee GPS fleet tracking application is the maintenance planning tool. Any steps one can take to extend the life of  company vehicles will go a long way in reducing … Continue reading

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The Importance of Electronic Driver Logs

Compliance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Hours of Service (HOS) regulations related to drive and rest times are vitally important in reducing accidents and fatalities that may result from drivers who may be “at the wheel” for too … Continue reading

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Tips On Reducing Fuel Expenses

With current fuel prices hovering around the $4.00 mark any steps that can be taken to reduce fuel costs tend to impact the “bottom line” almost immediately. The following fuel savings tips will help you to add more profit to … Continue reading

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Use Fleet MD Engine Diagnostics to Find Vehicle Powertrain Problems

We would like your input on a new device we have that can send engine diagnostic/fault codes and inspection pass/fail status from your trucks back to your PC over a wireless network. Read on for more details . . . … Continue reading

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Reltima Routing Tools Help Reduce Mobile Call Response Time

Improving mobile call response times are essential to reducing your fleet expenses and building a better customer service reputation. Without adequate mapping and routing tools sending your mobile tech to their next job may amount to little more than throwing a dart at a dart … Continue reading

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Using GPS Sensors To Decrease Fleet Losses in the Towing Industry

Ever wonder if your tow hook is in operation without dispatch approval in your tow truck fleet? The Reltima SmartAntenna GPS tracking device is equipped with a sensor that can transmit this important operational data back to our servers for dissemination into … Continue reading

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The “How-To’s” of Reducing Overtime with GPS Fleet Management

Reducing fleet expenses in today’s competitive business environment is critical in contributing to a service or distribution company’s profit building efforts. Employee overtime, in fleet related work activities, is an expense that may be reduced substantially using the tools available in the … Continue reading

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Controlling Vehicle Idling is Critical to Reducing Fuel Costs

As fuel costs creep up to $4.00/gallon business owners and fleet managers are faced with the troubling task of finding ways to reduce fuel related expenses. In today’s ultra-competitive business market it helps do this by implementing internal conservation efforts rather than by … Continue reading

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