Lessons from Florence: Prepare Your Fleet for Next Hurricane Season

Prepare Your Fleet for Next Hurricane Season

Hurricane Florence dissipated on September 19 leaving behind approximately 38 billion dollars in damage. While the impact of Florence is still fresh, fleet managers should look ahead and prepare their fleets for next hurricane season.  Teach Drivers the Dangers of Floodwaters Florence brought more rain than any other tropical cyclone on record, and flooding lingered… Read more »

Assessing the Damage: A Post-Hurricane Checklist

Hurricane Florence made landfall two weeks ago, bringing catastrophic flooding to North and South Carolina—a region barely recovered from Hurricane Matthew two years ago. Flooding is expected to continue as trillions of gallons of rainwater finds its way to the Atlantic Ocean. Though the storm itself has moved on, hazards will remain for weeks and even… Read more »

Recovering from Hurricane Florence: The Resources that Fleet Managers Need

Hurricane Florence Fleet Managers

Over the weekend, Hurricane Florence unleashed devastation on the Carolinas. Though the storm has now been downgraded to a Tropical Depression, hazardous conditions will continue to affect the area for several days. As Fleet Managers begin to assess the situation, here are updates on post-hurricane conditions.   As of Monday morning, almost a half million… Read more »

Hurricane Florence: The Latest on the Storm

Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina as a major Category 1 storm Friday, battering coastal communities with damaging winds, heavy rain, and storm surge. As Florence slowly moves inland, life-threatening flash flooding and prolonged significant river flooding are likely, according to the National Weather Service. With the effects of Florence expected to be felt… Read more »

Certification of Beneficial Ownership: Understanding the New Federal Rules


If you’re planning to open an account for your business at a financial institution, you may be affected by new Federal rules under Bank Secrecy Act. Effective May 11, 2018, all financial institutions — including WEX Bank — are required to collect and verify information about the ownership of legal entity customers. This means any… Read more »