Connecting leaders, pioneers and visionaries who are breaking down barriers and siloes that exist in vehicle and asset-driven operations. For safety or maintenance managers, fleet operations managers, a business operations executive, or even someone in IT or finance, this podcast is intended to bring you the learnings and knowledge from those who have walked in your shoes. These are pioneers of the industry who want to ensure their organizations have the right insights and aren’t afraid to act on them quickly to drive better business outcomes. Our guests love diving deep into how it affects business processes so we’d like to welcome you to the future of connected field and asset operations.
Grow Your Fleet, Save Time and Cut Complexity with Stavola’s Joe Torrente
Joe Torrente, Director of Transportation at the NJ-based field services business at Stavola, joins us for an in-depth conversation about the challenges he faced while trying to navigate disconnected paper-based processes, a lack of safety monitoring, and a complicated range of construction, asphalt, and recycling equipment. His experience illustrates the difficult transformation emerging companies undergo as their fleet of vehicles and assets grows.
In the conversation, we talk about the underlying causes of common fleet operations inefficiencies – and how Joe has overcome them to gain back hours of time in his day, and cut costs to drive profit to the company’s bottom line.
AI Video Dash Cameras: How To Maximize ROI on Your Fleet Investment
Optimizing safety is a top priority for fleet-driven businesses, and a tremendous responsibility for fleet and safety managers. It takes full visibility – on and off the road – to keep drivers safe, ensure compliance with company safety policies and regulatory requirements, reduce accidents and violations (and their associated legal and insurance cost implications), and protect the business and brand reputation.
Fortunately, new artificial intelligence (AI) technology can help fleet-driven businesses achieve all of these goals. Today, host John Carione outlines the importance of AI video dash cameras to an effective fleet safety program, and shares how to maximize the return on your investment (ROI) in these next-generation dash cameras.
You can download a short eBook that captures all of this information at: info.intellishift.com/maximize
7 Ways to Increase Driver Retention and Keep an Efficient Fleet On the Road
For years, fleet-driven businesses have watched the pool of available drivers shrink. The shortage is fueled by a number of factors, everything from younger workers coming into the industry at a lower rate than experienced drivers are leaving, to the amplifying impact of COVID-19.
For businesses that depend on drivers to deliver goods and services, this trend can be crippling. Finding new drivers is a challenge – and recruiting and training is expensive. Today, host John Carione shares 7 ways you can increase driver retention and keep your fleet on the road.
You can download a short guide that captures all of these ideas plus some pro tips at: https://info.intellishift.com/retention
8 Best Practices for Getting Your Drivers On Board with AI Video Dash Cameras
Improving fleet safety takes more than the right metrics and technology – it takes engaged drivers. New technology like AI dash cams can be a game changer when it comes to hitting your fleet safety goals, but the technology will only get you so far. Some drivers will inevitably associate cameras with ‘Big Brother’ style surveillance. For your program to be successful, you’ve got to show your team the real-time reduction in driving risk and how the cameras serve as an impartial eyewitness that can exonerate them from false claims.
Today, host John Carione shares 8 best practices for getting your drivers on board with AI video dash cameras. And to make it easy to put these practices to work today, you can download a short guide that contains all of these best practices plus some bonus pro tips to get you moving in the right direction. Download the guide at https://info.intellishift.com/best-practices-driver-buy-in
Improving Fleet Safety and Compliance with US Ecology’s Brian Kucharski
Brian Kucharski, US Ecology’s Corporate Director of Transportation Compliance, joins us to talk about the company’s self-audit program (the Transportation Compliance Audit). The program helps ensure its fleet and its drivers are safe on the road and in compliance with company procedures and regulatory requirements – reducing accidents and violations.
With more than a decade-long program history, the internal audit program is key to not only improving safety and compliance but in identifying best practices and innovations that individual drivers have created and US Ecology can implement across its broader fleet.
IT's Role in Mission-Critical Enterprise Solutions with Cisco's Sri Srinivasan
Sri Srinivasan is global leader in IoT at Cisco. He shares the importance of bringing IT and OT (operations technology) together to solve the problems of disconnected operations and to remove the silos that hinder innovation and growth. He talks about how Cisco partners with industry tech leaders to find mission-critical integrated solutions and the need to give IT a bigger seat at the technology table.