President and CEO Rick O'Dell said in a press release that management, supervisors, hourly and staff employees in terminals and corporate offices would be affected. "Saia has a responsibility to our customers, our shareholders and our employees to make financially sound business decisions," said O'Dell.
Next to finding and retaining technicians, one of the biggest challenges fleets face is keeping technicians trained. One solution? Bringing more technology into the shop — specifically augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR).