How to Stress the Importance of Parking Lot Safety for Drivers

Parking Lot

Fleet managers know that parking lots are full of dangers for vehicles. Unfortunately, your drivers can be quick to forget that potential maintenance problems are lurking between the white lines. This negligence is a big part of why so many auto collisions occur in parking lots. According to a study performed by the Insurance Institute… Read more »

DHS Awards WEX Purchase Agreement for Telematics Products and Services

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We are proud to announce that we have been awarded a five-year blanket purchase agreement by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to supply vehicle telematics products and services through their GSA Schedule 70 contract. Through this agreement, DHS fleet managers from their 13 operational and support components will be able to purchase WEX Telematics… Read more »

WEX Inc. Awarded GSA IT Schedule 70 Contract

WEX telematics, GSA contract

awarded a five-year IT Schedule 70 contract with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the procurement arm of the federal government. Through this agreement, federal customers will be able to purchase WEX Telematics solutions through a standardized procurement process, which will streamline access to tools to maximize fleet performance, reduce costs and risks, improve customer… Read more »

Twin Pines Seeks ‘On-Demand’ Tech for Blue-Collar Service Fleet

Written by Aaron Huff for Commercial Carriers Journal. Companies in service industries like transportation, construction, and building maintenance, see the writing on the wall. Customers want to get quotes and order services through mobile apps. A homeowner, for instance, may want to order snow removal or an electrical and plumbing repair, on demand, from a… Read more »

VIDEO: Introducing “WEX on Route 66” – Episode 1

Route 66 video

Take a trip down Rt. 66! Join WEX customer Ted as he travels from Chicago to Santa Monica picking up specialty packages along the way. The scenery is gorgeous and the stops are iconic. You’ll feel just like you’re along for the ride. As with most long trips, Ted also finds himself in a couple… Read more »

How to Overcome the Negatives of Fleet GPS Tracking

Have you ever watched your drivers head out in the morning, only to wonder what they were doing, how they were driving or even where they were going? If so, then you’ve probably given fleet GPS tracking a thought. This technology is an ideal way to monitor your vehicles on the road, including checking up… Read more »

WEX Inc. to Exhibit Big Data Solutions at NAFA 2016 Institute and Expo

New products & technologies provide fleet managers with more security and visibility into their business operations We will be exhibiting at NAFA 2016 Institute and Expo (I&E) in Austin, Texas on April 19-22. The event is being held at the Austin Convention Center. Through interactive experiences and demos, WEX will showcase solutions that leverage technology… Read more »

4 Reasons Why Fleet Vehicle Telematics and Driver Safety Go Hand-in-Hand

Safety Triangle

According to a recent ABI Research report, the use of vehicle telematics in fleets will reach over 50 million vehicles by 2019, according to Claims Journal. What’s even more impressive about this growth is that it’s expected to happen across a broad section of the commercial vehicle industries. Construction companies, government sector fleets, taxi cabs,… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Fleet for a Natural Disaster

Tornado and Lightning

It is impossible to prevent a natural disaster. However, a fleet manager can prepare for one, and having the right steps in place ahead of time will help mitigate the damage and reduce associated costs. So then, what can your business do to prepare before the next natural disaster? For starters, you can develop a… Read more »

Preparing Drivers for Accident Reporting in the Age of Telematics

Cracked Windshield

A report projecting worldwide sales of telematics for insurance reported positive news for the industry late last year. Research collected by media research firm Timetric predicts that investments will be led by the United States and the U.K., nations where adoption rates are at their highest, said Insurance Business America. Over five years between 2013… Read more »