The term Fleet refers to a collection of vehicles, which can be either a collection of ships or trucks or cars or buses. Though it used to denote war vessels, but nowadays, private companies refer their unit of vehicles as Fleet. Mostly the private companies in taxi/cab businesses, public transport businesses, delivery businesses and car rental businesses have their own Fleet.
And Fleet Management as one can understand from the word itself, is the management of such vehicles. Every owner of Fleet must know, how crucial it is to manage the fleet, so that they can be on time in delivery or services, so that they can save operational cost and can increase their productivity.
Fleet Management includes:
This helps a company/owner:
Of late, fleet management has become an inevitable part of fleet related businesses. A company cannot stand in these businesses without knowing the minute-to-minute whereabouts of their fleet.