CEI Group on Accident Damage Recovery from Third-Party Drivers at National Private Truck Council Conference, PHH Commits to Emissions Reduction and Energy Efficiency During Earth Week, GPS Insight Partners with Garmin on fleet 590 Connected Device


CEI Group on Recov­ery of Acci­dent Dam­ages from Third-Party Dri­vers
The CEI Group, Inc. will focus on how truck fleets can improve their acci­dent dam­age recov­ery from third-party dri­vers at the National Pri­vate Truck Coun­cil Edu­ca­tion Man­age­ment Con­fer­ence and Exhi­bi­tion in Cincin­nati, Ohio. “We esti­mate that a sig­nif­i­cant por­tion of the $272 mil­lion in annual acci­dent dam­age expenses that the truck­ing indus­try could recover from at-fault third-party dri­vers isn’t being recov­ered,” said Luann Dunker­ley, CEI’s national man­ager of busi­ness devel­op­ment for truck and ser­vice fleets. The rea­son, she said, is that many com­pa­nies try to man­age the process inter­nally and lack the resources and expe­ri­ence nec­es­sary to max­i­mize their recov­er­ies. Learn more.

PHH Advances Green Mis­sion Dur­ing Earth Week
From reduc­ing green­house gas emis­sions in their vehi­cles to employee recy­cling ini­tia­tives, PHH’s annual Earth Week pro­gram included events such as an Adopt-A-Road Clean-up in Bal­ti­more County, a tire pres­sure check since under­in­flated tires can lower gas mileage and lead to higher car­bon emis­sions and a recy­cling drive. Addi­tional inter­nal envi­ron­men­tal pro­grams include energy use and waste reduc­tion ini­tia­tives through­out the facil­i­ties and a LEED cer­ti­fi­ca­tion and ENERGY STAR rat­ing for the PHH build­ing.  PHH recently received cer­ti­fi­ca­tion through the Lead­er­ship in Energy and Envi­ron­men­tal Design (LEED) pro­gram, the bench­mark for the design, con­struc­tion and oper­a­tion of high per­for­mance green build­ings. Learn more.

GPS Insight Part­ners with Garmin on fleet 590 Con­nected Device
GPS Insight has part­nered with Garmin to pro­vide sup­port for the fleet™ 590 con­nected fleet man­age­ment device within its award-winning plat­form. The portable GPS device com­bines track­ing capa­bil­i­ties for fleet man­age­ment and the sim­plic­ity of Garmin nav­i­ga­tion. GPS Insight has been selected by Garmin to inte­grate with the fleet 590 as it becomes com­mer­cially avail­able soon. Now fleet man­agers can pur­chase one device that does both track­ing and nav­i­ga­tion instead of pur­chas­ing two sep­a­rate devices. Since the fleet 590 is portable and does not require a direct hard wiring to the vehi­cle, all pro­fes­sional instal­la­tion costs and cus­tomer down­time are elim­i­nated. Learn more.