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A Driver’s Take on Coaching with Coach of the Year Herschel Evans
Herschel Evans, Safety Trainer and Driver for Yellow Corporation, offers first-hand insight into the driver’s world and what it takes to recruit and retain drivers for your fleet operations.
Labor Unions, Labor Shortages, and Thriving in Today’s Economy
Jerry Glass, President and Founder of F&H Solutions Group, offers a valuable look into unions, apprenticeship programs, and how transportation companies can stay competitive in today’s economy.
Electric Vehicles: What Fleet Managers Need to Know
Electric vehicles are an inevitability for most fleets - but when and how will they be phased in? Giovanni Bertolino of Enel X talks about the future of smart charging, what infrastructure is needed for EVs to be successful, and in what industries EVs are already making waves.
Creating a Positive Culture of Safety with the Corporate Safety Manager for the City of Kansas City
Kristin Danner is the Corporate Safety Manager for the City of Kansas City where she's spent the last two decades developing the city’s safety program from the ground floor into the successful 1900 vehicle program it is today. On this episode, Kristin shares her experiences managing fleets and safety in the public sector, including how she creates buy-in with drivers, encourages behavior changes in a positive and personal way, and her unique approaches to rewarding drivers that are complying.
Understanding Commercial Insurance Prices – And How to Lower Them
You’ve heard it time and time again - insurance costs for commercial vehicles are skyrocketing. Joining The Fleet is Dave Michelson, President of DWM Consulting and former longtime CEO of National Interstate Corporation. Dave tells us why insurance prices are changing and what you can do to make sure your business is in the best position to get the best price.
A (Not-So) Crash Course in Compliance
DOT compliance is an unsung – yet vital – component of running a safe and legal business. Here to give us a crash course in Compliance 101 is Andrew Leavitt, the Director of FMS Safety at Ryder and an expert in Department of Transportation compliance and motor carrier liability.
Only one episode so far, but I’m looking forward to hearing more. Such a valuable perspective from mission-critical people. Things would start to fall apart quickly we’re it not for the vital role fleets and drivers have in our society. Thank you for shedding light on what they do in such an interesting way!
Exactly what I was looking for
Looking forward to more episodes
I’ve always been interested in the trucking business and wondered how companies manage fleets of vehicles including safety and new technologies. Fascinating podcast.