Can Telematics improve your drivers’ driving?

When I was young many, many years ago, a friend of mine (we’ll call him “Neil” to protect the guilty) had a job which occasionally involved picking up brand-new vehicles from the Fremantle wharf and driving them back to the car dealership where he worked as a mechanic. In scenes reminiscent of that great movie The Italian Job, “Neil” and … Read More

Three ways Fleetdynamics keeps your fleet running lean and green

If you’re in charge of a vehicle fleet then you probably know all about the advantages of modern fleet tracking solutions such as those offered by Fleetdynamics. It’s the perfect way to keep track of your vehicles and their drivers, monitor vehicle performance, reduce time-consuming paperwork and maximise your fleet’s efficiency. But did you also know that Fleetdynamics technology is … Read More

How GPS Tracking Can Improve FBT Reporting

One of the best ways to attract high-quality staff is through offering fringe benefits to employees. It just makes good sense. When workers are treated well, and enjoy some extra perks, they are motivated to both maintain a high standard of work practice, as well as be more inclined to remain at their current position, rather than looking for more … Read More

Delivering Customer Satisfaction for your Delivery Business: 3 Top Tips.

If you own a delivery, logistics or supply chain business then your number one goal is to deliver the goods to the client at the right time and in good condition. Seems simple, right? And if you can achieve those goals then theoretically, you’ll have happy clients. But customer satisfaction goes much deeper than that. Something as simple as unprofessionalism … Read More

How to Keep Mobile Sales & Service Staff Accountable

Do you run a business with sales staff or service technicians that spend a lot of time on the road? How do you keep track of them and make sure that they’re where they say they’re going to be? A good external sales rep or service tech is worth their weight in gold in bringing in new business and keeping … Read More

A Tradies Guide to Managing Vehicle Expenses

The unavoidable truth of running a trades business is dealing with vehicle expenses. Between on-site quotes, picking up supplies and actually running your jobs, tradies spend a lot of time on the road. Calculating fuel costs, keeping track of log books or trying to find tradies when the customer says they didn’t arrive on site takes time and effort away … Read More

Calculating Vehicle Tracking ROI for your Business

Investing in GPS technology often yields immediate results for businesses by providing visibility into driver behaviour and fleet activity which can be used to improve business performance and increase customer satisfaction. But the quantifiable benefits come when you calculate the potential savings that you can achieve for a range of fleet expenses including fuel, vehicle maintenance and payroll. Your potential … Read More

3 Automotive Technologies Worth Watching this Year

As the New Year takes shape and we get a glimpse of what’s to come in the world of technology in 2017, there are a few automotive technologies that are poised to get our attention. It’s not that these innovations are completely new, but they are constantly developing and evolving and will continue to change our lives as we move … Read More

GPS Tracking Legalities in Australia

Not only does GPS fleet tracking allow you to keep tabs on drivers, but they are also great money-saving devices because you can adjust for the most economical routes, using far less fuel as a result. Of course, setting up GPS tracking for your fleet of vehicles does carry with it certain legalities that must be observed to ensure you … Read More

Using GPS Tracking to Secure Your Assets

With theft a major concern for businesses operating a fleet of vehicles, it makes sense to use GPS tracking to help secure your assets. This is especially true when it comes to construction vehicles such as backhoes, light duty vehicles, trucks, etc. For a company that owns these vehicles and relies on them to complete their day-to-day operations, losing even one … Read More