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Spec’ing Light- and Medium-Duty Trucks to Maximize Resale Values

May 1, 2016

How you spec a truck has a direct bearing on its future resale. Here are the some of the dos and don’ts in truck spec’ing that will impact resale values.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, PTO, Truck Specs, Truck Resale

Author: Mike Antich | Posted @ Sunday, May 1, 2016 12:01 PM | » Comments(1)

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: Ergonomics, Market Trends, Truck Fleets, Workers' Compensation, Truck Specs

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

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