Fleet Management Strategies Private Motor Carrier

Give diligence its due

Due diligence is a poor defence after the fact, but an excellent policy before things go wrong

One phrase is kicked around quite a bit in the world of occupational health and safety: due diligence. It has often been defined as doing “everything reasonable in the circumstances” to protect people in the workplace. And it is the standard that …Continue

Online tools help decide private vs. dedicated debate

Canada Cartage guides offer SWOT analysis, calculate and compare total costs

Canada Cartage, a leading supplier of dedicated fleets, is offering a free series of online tools to help businesses measure the ROI of their private fleets. Visitors to www.canadacartage.com/evaluationguide can enter information into guides that self-assess proficiency in fleet management; …Continue

Let’s talk about sex

Women account for a fraction of fleet employees. You should be worried.

By John G. Smith Today’s fleets have a problem with women. To be precise, the problem is a lack of women. While representing 48% of Canada’s labour pool, they account for just 3% of truck drivers, mechanics and cargo workers. Things …Continue