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Using Service Vehicles as Employee Recruiting, Retention Tools

April 14, 2014

Traditionally, executive and sales vehicles have been used by corporations as an employee recruitment and retention tool. Could service vehicles be used the same way? For example, could the type of service vehicles you have in operation also be used to lure qualified employees or retain current employees? I believe they can, if marketed correctly.

Tags: Ergonomics, Spec'ing, Employee Retention, Service Vehicles

Author: Mike Antich | Posted @ Monday, April 14, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(1)

Top Trends in Truck Fleet Management in 2014

November 27, 2013

Calendar-years 2014 and 2015 will be pivotal years for truck fleet management due to the discontinuation of long-time commercial vehicles and the all-new replacement models and upfit packages entering the market. This is prompting vehicle and equipment specification revisions from the perspective of fleet efficiencies and driver satisfaction. Here are the Top 12 trends.

Tags: Ergonomics, Telematics, Upfitting, Sustainability, Lightweighting, Lifecycling, Antich

Author: Mike Antich | Posted @ Wednesday, November 27, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(2)

Poor Truck Ergonomics 'Cramp' Fleet Productivity

March 30, 2012

A one-size-fits-all approach to truck specifications is an ergonomic minefield, which could have litigious consequences. In addition, there are increased field complaints about “less-than-ergonomic” upfit decisions. Besides health issues, poor ergonomics is also a key contributor to preventable accidents. Proactively resolving ergonomic issues can have a significant impact in reducing workers’ comp costs, improving productivity, and decreasing fatigue-induced driver errors.

Tags: Market Trends, truck fleets, Workers' Compensation, Ergonomics, Antich, Truck Specs

Author: Mike Antich | Posted @ Friday, March 30, 2012 12:00 AM | » Comments(2)

Top 10 Trends in Truck Fleet Management

December 10, 2007

As we start a new year, here is my forecast of the top 10 trends that will influence truck fleet management in the coming years.

Tags: Ergonomics, fuel spend, Telematics, Upfitting

Author: Mike Antich | Posted @ Monday, December 10, 2007 12:43 PM | » Comments(-1)

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