DOT Drone Pilot Program to Benefit Emergency Management

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May 14, 2018
Truck, Van Production Impacted by Parts Supply Issue

A fire at a parts supplier has impacted production of several leading fleet vehicles including Ford's F-150, Super Duty trucks, and General Motors vans, according to reports.


DOT Drone Pilot Program to Benefit Emergency Management

The U.S. Department of Transportation has named 10 agencies to participate in its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) pilot program to accelerate safe UAS integration. One field that could see immediate opportunities from the program is emergency management.



Tesla Collides with Fire Dept. Mechanic Truck

The crash took place over the weekend, when the driver of a Tesla Model S rear ended a fire department mechanic truck. Police in Utah are investigating whether Tesla’s Autopilot was on at the time of the crash.


Ohio City Fleet Manager Joins Waste Authority

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) has hired Bill Burns as its fleet & facilities maintenance manager. Burns previously worked as the fleet operations manager at the City of Columbus, Ohio.


Video: How to Share the Road with Motorcyclists

Reducing motorcycle fatalities — and keeping your fleet drivers safe — begins with an understanding of how to safely share the road with motorcyclists.


Dodge Announces Durango Pursuit Police SUV

Dodge is expanding its police vehicle lineup with a Pursuit version of its Durango SUV. It is powered by a 5.7L HEMI V-8, coupled with a full-time, active all-wheel-drive (AWD) system.


Hyundai loniq Hybrid Recalled for Hydraulic Clutch

Hyundai Motor America is recalling an estimated 10,156 2017 Hyundai loniq Hybrid vehicles because the Hydraulic Clutch Actuator (HCA) inner oil seal may leak and may cause oil to accumulate in the cap area.


HUBB Filters - Reusable Oil Filters

HUBB Filters is a reusable, sustainable oil filter available in the automotive aftermarket for Class 1-6 fleets.


National Fleet Products - UFO+ Lock

The UFO+ Lock from National Fleet Products is designed to replace padlocks and puck locks on delivery vans, allowing users to quickly enter and exit a vehicle between deliveries while remaining secure.


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