Fuel costs account for 28-30% of most fleet budgets, making fuel consumption reduction the most important issues facing most fleet managers. From prolonged idling to excessive speeding, driver behavior is the number one factor in fuel consumption. In fact, driver misbehavior can increase fuel expenses between 5 to 15 percent.
So, how can vehicle telematics help? Using vehicle telematics, managers can monitor and address the top three sources of fuel consumption discussed in this whitepaper. Trapeze will also walk you through the seven-step process of careful planning and research used to ensure that your agencies find the best-fit solution to fuel consumption reduction.