Fleet management (system) is the management of a company’s transportation fleet which includes commercial motor vehicles such as cars, aircraft (planes, helicopters, etc.), ships, vans, and trucks, as well as rail cars.
A fleet management system supports a transport company to remove or minimize the risks associated with vehicle investment, improving efficiency, productivity and reducing their overall transportation and staff costs, providing 100% compliance with government legislation (duty of care) and many more.
A standard fleet (vehicle) management system can include a range of functions, such as vehicle financing, vehicle maintenance, vehicle telematics (tracking and diagnostics), driver management, speed management, fuel management, and health and safety management.
A fleet management system enables transport companies to accomplish a series of specific tasks in the management of any or all aspects relating to a company’s fleet of vehicles.
Currently, in particular, the area of vehicle telematics is very vital, and there are quite a lot of new developments visible dealing with telematics technologies.« Back to Glossary Index