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Commercial driver – Is truck driver a good job?

Eric Jones, July 29, 2021

As there is a shortage of professional drivers in many regions of the world, one may ask why not enough people seem to be attracted by the profession. What once was a job that required mainly driving skills has developed into a computerised operation, requiring multi-skills of the driver. This development can certainly scare away drivers who cannot adapt to the new technology but should reasonably attract a young tech-savvy generation. Yet, there are not good drivers enough in the market. And probably, anyone who consider entering the trade asks herself if truck driver is a good job. Well, is it?

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Why do I Use Onspot? – Commercial Drivers on Meeting Deadlines

Ulrik Andersson, July 15, 2021

As the demands for commercial driver productivity increases every day, it can be a challenge to meet them even in the best conditions. Now, add winter weather into the mix, these demands can seem even further out of reach. How does a pro driver battle these situations? Read below to find out.

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Commercial driver -How can I optimize my driving with automatic snow chains?

Eric Carlebom, July 1, 2021

To be a professional driver today requires a lot from the driver. Trucks are becoming more advanced and it is necessary to keep up with the new technology. This can be helpful if you use the technology properly. In today’s society, everything moves fast for better or worse. Commercial drivers often have a hectic driving schedule, regardless if they drive goods, bulk, or construction. Read more here 

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Deliver on time - the automatic snow chains as a solution

Thomas Ancart, June 17, 2021

As a Fleet manager you have to make sure that your company delivers on time, drivers are safe and work according regulations and that you keep costs under control. Read more here.

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Fleet efficiency – Making the fleet manager an uptime hero

Leonard D'Orlando, June 3, 2021

All fleet operations from fire/rescue, school bus/transit, and commercial although different have the same end goal – to operate in a safe, timely, and efficient manner. The responsibility to ensure this happens falls on the shoulders of the fleet manager. Read more.

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Fleet Manager- Improve fleet productivity

Shane Woodman, May 27, 2021

As a fleet manager, what’s our biggest objective? Arrive, deliver, or pickup safely and on time. If one of these three objectives are not accomplished, we are often met with disgruntled customers. The frustration tends to impact more than just the drive, customer, and fleet manager. Everyone will likely hear about it. More times than not, its mother natures fault. Maybe the driver ran into a snowstorm and had to chain up his or her tires.

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Fleet Management - commercial vehicle fleet productivity in the winter

Ulrik Andersson, May 13, 2021

As a Fleet manger you have to make sure that your company delivers on time, that the drivers are safe and work according regulations and that you keep costs under controll. Learn more here.

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Winter tires - would winter tires or automatic snow chains be the best for my truck or bus?

Shane Woodman, March 4, 2021

Rules about winter tires for trucks and buses differ between countries and regions all over the world. Many countries, of course, have such a warm climate all year round that there is no need for winter tires at all. Other countries have such cold winter climate that winter tires are necessary. Yet other countries are prioritising safety, with strict regulations for the use of winter tires accordingly. Let’s have a look at winter tires!

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Happy New Year 2021!

Onspot International, December 31, 2020

2021... The turn of the year we have all been waiting for. 2020 brought with it surprises the world was not ready for. COVID-19 has changed the way we live our daily lives.

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Top 5 blogs in 2020

Ulrik Andersson, December 28, 2020

Here are the five most read blog posts in 2020

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