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18 10, 2019

Need a Pickup Truck Rental with Towing Package?

By | October 18th, 2019|Driving Tips, Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Need a Pickup Truck Rental with Towing Package?

Towing is among the most common activities of businesses in different industries, particularly the construction industry.  Construction material and equipment of various sizes and weights need to be transported from factories to construction sites. If the material mass exceeds the truck capacity, it can be disastrous for both the equipment and the vehicle. Owning multiple [...]

1 10, 2019

If You Speed, Avoid These 20 States

By | October 1st, 2019|Driving Tips|Comments Off on If You Speed, Avoid These 20 States

While the United States holds the reputation of the most fast-paced nation in the world, it hardly appreciates speeding. If you’re a ‘fast and the furious’ fan or are obsessed with speeding for some reason, you must be well aware of speeding tickets and have probably gotten one at one point in your life. Speeding [...]

8 08, 2019

States with the Worst Commercial Drivers

By | August 8th, 2019|Driving Tips, Fleet Industry News|Comments Off on States with the Worst Commercial Drivers

Which state has the worst commercial drivers? I bet you guessed the state in which you reside, right? Well, you may be surprised. Scroll to the bottom of this post to view which state topped that list, as well as list of States with the Most Dangerous Roads. Motorists who have not ventured to other [...]

3 07, 2019

Top Driving Apps for Every Driver

By | July 3rd, 2019|Driving Tips|Comments Off on Top Driving Apps for Every Driver

Many people don’t know how to drive a manual transmission vehicle, nor are they comfortable changing a tire, but there is more to know about a car than those things. While those are necessary skills drivers should know , there is more to it. The age of technology has introduced us to innovations which allow [...]

21 02, 2019

Pickup Truck Rental Towing Considerations

By | February 21st, 2019|Driving Tips|Comments Off on Pickup Truck Rental Towing Considerations

Construction jobs require you to carry important equipment and material. Sometimes, the material exceeds the capacity of the truck itself. You have to tow more equipment and acquiring another pickup truck to share the load can add too much to your company’s expenses. Flex Fleet understands the predicament faced by construction companies and that is [...]

3 10, 2018

A Clean Truck is a Must

By | October 3rd, 2018|Driving Tips, Fleet Management|Comments Off on A Clean Truck is a Must

Some fleets believe that cleaning their trucks is an expense they can do without. While we agree that it is an added expense, keeping your truck clean has more benefits compared to cost. The importance of having a clean truck cannot be emphasized enough. In fact, the matter is so important that there is an entire Recommended [...]

19 09, 2018

Steps to Follow After a Fleet Collision

By | September 19th, 2018|Driving Tips, Fleet Management|Comments Off on Steps to Follow After a Fleet Collision

In spite of efforts to be safe, accidents still happen on the road. Many accidents involve fleet vehicles.  After a fleet collision, some commercial drivers are not sure what steps to take. The number of commercial fleet accidents has increased by 20 percent since last year.  In fact, the numbers are even higher for commercial [...]

7 09, 2018

Commercial Fleet Accidents on the Rise

By | September 7th, 2018|Driving Tips, Fleet Management|Comments Off on Commercial Fleet Accidents on the Rise

When it comes to the job of fleet managers, one of the most challenging aspects of the work they do is the matter of safety. The safety of the company drivers and that of the company vehicles is a constant source of concern for fleet managers mainly because of a lack of compliance to safety [...]

27 06, 2018

When Is a CDL Required?

By | June 27th, 2018|Driving Tips|Comments Off on When Is a CDL Required?

What Is A CDL? The Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) Safety Act of ’86 was passed so that the problem of inadequately qualified vehicle operators could be dealt with. Unqualified drivers had been found to be the major cause of many fatal accidents on the road because they weren’t fully equipped to drive the vehicles they [...]

23 05, 2018

Must Dos to Avoid Fleet Accidents During the 100 Deadliest Days of Driving

By | May 23rd, 2018|Driving Tips|Comments Off on Must Dos to Avoid Fleet Accidents During the 100 Deadliest Days of Driving

When people talk about the 100 deadliest days of driving, they are referring to the time period between Memorial Day and Labor Day. It is the time of the year which has statistically shown more deaths caused by accidents on the road in comparison to the rest of the calendar year. The number of fatal [...]