Certification is Great for FMCs, Too

The annual NAFA Institute & Expo will take place next week in Orlando, Florida.

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Of all the different activities or devices that may cause driver distraction, texting has become the most alarming due to the visual, manual and cognitive attention required of the brain to complete the task. In addition, more than 30 studies have found the brain remains distracted by conversation even when the driver is using a hands-free device. While talking on a cellphone, the brain can miss up to half of the world around it, including stop signs, pedestrians and congested traffic ahead.

"While not a high-volume vehicle concern, every ding, dent, or fully totaled vehicle costs a company time and money, all while creating headaches for the fleet manager. Top causes for vehicle damage in transit include weather- and transport-related damage due to carelessness or accidents."

Steve Haindl, Executive Vice-President, Holman Technology and Innovation, is among the alumni listed in Computerworld's 2015 Premier 100 IT Leaders Yearbook. The Premier 100 IT Leaders Awards honor individuals who have had a positive impact on their organization through technology. The publisher's annual Premier 100 IT Leaders issue highlights the accomplishments of the honorees, focusing on how they have used technology to have a positive impact on their organization.

ARI experts to offer insight on a range of topics, including supply chain, strategic sourcing and managing fleets in emerging markets.

ARI honors top performing vehicle auctions in each of its seven regions

Bob Graham, ARI vice president of remarketing, will participate in a panel discussion at the 20th annual Conference of Automotive Remarketing planned for March 18-19 in Las Vegas, Nevada.