Mary Motzko

Tech Tip: Check Your Barcode Scanner Batteries Before End-of-Year Inventory

As 2019 winds down, it’s likely time for your fleet operation to conduct end-of-year inventory.  Before your staff starts the process, make sure your[...]

By Mary Motzko | November 12th, 2019 | | 0 Comments

How to Prepare Your Fleet Vehicles for Winter Conditions

Cold temperatures and slippery road conditions can take a toll on vehicles. If vehicles aren’t prepared for the weather, it could lead to breakdowns –[...]

By Mary Motzko | November 7th, 2019 | Uncategorized | 0 Comments

8 Tips to Create More Effective Work Orders

Work orders are often at the center of a fleet maintenance shop . For the shop to run smoothly and get vehicles back on the road as soon as possible,[...]

By Mary Motzko | November 5th, 2019 | | 0 Comments

5 Scary Consequences of Skipping Preventative Maintenance

One of the keys to keeping your fleet vehicles in good working order is to perform regular preventative maintenance. Without it, you leave your[...]

By Mary Motzko | October 31st, 2019 | | 0 Comments

What’s the Real Cost of Vehicle Downtime for Your Fleet?

When a vehicle breaks down unexpectedly, it can result in numerous unplanned costs for your fleet operation. These costs – both hard and soft – can[...]

By Mary Motzko | October 29th, 2019 | | 0 Comments

Tips to Keep Kids Safe on the School Bus During Field Trips

With school in full-swing across the U.S., many classes will take field trips over the course of the academic year. These excursions can bring[...]

By Mary Motzko | October 24th, 2019 | | 0 Comments

ELD Mandate: Who’s Exempt?

By the end of the year, all required commercial fleet vehicles will need to have electronic logging devices installed. However, not all vehicles have[...]

By Mary Motzko | October 22nd, 2019 | | 0 Comments

How to Prepare for Annual Employee Evaluations

As we begin the year’s fourth quarter, your fleet operation might be starting its annual review process for all employees. This is a tedious task for [...]

By Mary Motzko | October 17th, 2019 | | 0 Comments

AOBRD and ELD: What’s the Difference?

When the FMCSA announced the rollout of the three phases of its electronic logging device mandate, fleet operations had years to prepare before all[...]

By Mary Motzko | October 15th, 2019 | | 0 Comments

5 Ways to Complete Your Fleet Operation’s 2019 Goals in Q4

As we begin the year’s fourth quarter, believe it or not, 2019 is winding down.

By Mary Motzko | October 9th, 2019 | fleet manager, fleet management | 0 Comments