Running a small fleet can be very stressful at times and it is important for you to make sure that you are using all of the resources that are available to you to run your business effectively. One of the best ways that you can reduce your costs is to use fuel cards. By doing this you will be able to get your vehicles and other assets like trucks, cars and so on running at a reduced cost. By using these cards you will be able to get the most bang for your buck and will be able to offer your customers discounts on the service that they receive from you and this can be a great way to save costs when running a small fleet.
Another way to save money is to encourage driving that is fuel efficient. A driver can save hundreds each year in fuel by simply adjusting driving behaviours. Driver training is therefore an essential part of lowering business costs.
Educating and updating drivers on issues of fuel economy can go a long way to reducing costs. Regular communication through emails, text messages or company newsletter can help to spread the message.