Acing Your Bucket Truck Inspection – Articles – Fleet Management – Articles –

Responsible for lifting staff high into the air to perform work, there’s no doubt bucket and crane trucks pose greater safety risks than some other fleet units. [&hellip

March 3, 2015

Goodyear to pay antibribery fine without admitting guilt

Filed under: Earnings/Financials, Government/Legal, Africa Goodyear is paying a fine of over $ 16 million to the Securities and Exchange Commission without admitting or denying [&hellip

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March 1, 2015

Race Groups Announced for 2015 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca has announced the race groups for the August 8 and 9 Monterey Pre-Reunion and the August 13-16, 2015 Rolex Monterey Motorsports [&hellip

February 27, 2015

PG&E Chopper Crew Active Around Carlotta, Battening Down the Electrical Mainline for Winter | Lost Coast Outpost | Humboldt County

PG&E Chopper Crew Active Around Carlotta, Battening Down the Electrical Mainline for Winter | Lost Coast Outpost | Humboldt County BUCKET TRUCK

It’s Been Fun

When Track Thoughts was launched almost 6 years ago I had no idea of the trip I was about to embark on. I’ve been fortunate [&hellip

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February 23, 2015

TRUCKERS’ WELLNESS * USA: Health maintenance for commercial truck drivers is a hot topic in today’s transportation industry.

* Wiscosin – Wellness for Truck Drivers: What makes this problem so wicked? – I’d even go so far as to call it a wicked [&hellip

Top 5 Smart Grid Trends of 2014 : Greentech Media

Enabling smart meters, connecting the smart home, and making distributed solar and storage an integral part of the grid. Read the full story: Top 5 [&hellip

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February 19, 2015

TRUCKMAKERS NEWS * Sweden / China: Volvo & Dongfeng

* Volvo muscles in Chinese truck industry   – “Riding the east wind” is an ancient Chinese saying about seizing the momentum of natural forces to [&hellip

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February 17, 2015

Paris may ban old cars from city’s roads

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Car Buying, Emissions, Driving, Europe, Diesel The mayor of Paris is supporting a possible ban on cars registered before 1997 from [&hellip

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February 15, 2015

Will Apple patent see car keys replaced by your iPhone? [w/video]

Filed under: Design/Style, Videos, Emerging Technologies, Gadgets, Smartphone, Technology Apple has filed for a patent to let your smartphone also act as a car key. [&hellip

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February 13, 2015

Aspects of Purchasing Used/Second Hand Vehicles for Couriers

A transportation business is a very lucrative, but requires reliable means that can provide highly efficient services which of course will have an impact on the prices quoted for your courier insurance in the UK. In some cases, the journeys are too long and hence require very high performance guarantee. The Man trucks are largely in use for different types of large scale transportation purposes to distant places for storage and distribution. Buying new Man trucks can go over budget for newly developed commercial organizations. Hence used Man trucks can largely serve the purpose if approached wisely. Here are some procedures you can follow to ensure that you find the right vehicle that can give the service you desire.

Selecting the Right Source: The first and foremost factor that you need to consider is the source from where you want to purchase the used Man Truck. One of the biggest mistakes that people commit is that they do not approach the leading organizations that sell the used vehicles. These heavy vehicles may be in a damaged condition when the owner sold it to the company. The big companies have their own reputation and therefore sell the vehicles after complete repairing and replacement of the damaged parts to ensure you get hassle free services. In case of any complication, you can also approach these centers for help.

MAN Truck Model Selection: There are several second hand Man truck models available for sale in the market. However, all of them are not suitable for carrying the same amount of load. You should select the model as per the load capacity you want to transport. Purchasing a large vehicle if not required will only cost you more fuel when it is not required at all. A small one will also be easy to accommodate and maintain. Generally these vehicles are apt for carrying 6 to 50 tonnes of load with ease.

Accomplish Paperwork: Paperwork is very necessary, even while buying a used man truck. This should contain the ownership transfer details, including the agreement with actual date that can also be used as evidence during any sort of inquiry or inspection as and when required.

Regular Servicing and Maintenance: This is one factor that is applicable to any sort of vehicle including the brand new cars. If you avoid the periodical servicing such as cleaning or lubricant application, it will lead to the wear and tear of the equipments and accessories in the vehicle. This is quite affordable and you can easily avail them at a nearest service center or from the organization from where you have purchased the Man truck provided they offer these services. The registered servicing centers employ only certified mechanics who can complete the tasks very easily.

Following these factors seriously will ensure that you not only get the most beneficial deal for saving a good amount of money, but also guarantee that the truck is in proper condition to serve your purposes. This is the most beneficial for new business owners and small wholesalers who can initially start with one or two such trucks and then expand their business and consider more units of such vehicles.