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CVSA Operation Safe Driver Week Announced for July 11-17th

CVSA Operation Safe Driver Week Announced for July 11-17th

June 24, 2021

Are your drivers prepared for the CVSA Operation Safe Driver Week to be held July 11th -17th, with an emphasis on speeding? In spite of the miles driven dropping 13% over the last year, it is estimated that about 42,060 people died in vehicle crashes in 2020 according to the National Safety Council. This is a 24% increase over the previous year, and the highest estimated year-over-year spike since 1924, with an estimated 4.8 million serious injuries caused by motor vehicles. The CVSA’s Operation Safe Driver Program was created to reduce the number of crashes that involve commercial motor vehicles and passenger vehicles due to unsafe driver behavior....

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PacLease Driver Retention Best Practices

PacLease Driver Retention Best Practices

June 10, 2021

For any company that operates a fleet in today’s environment, truck drivers are typically one of the most important resource that allows them to grow their business. However, finding drivers – which account for nearly 3.5 million jobs in the US – was listed as the top challenge in the National Private Truck Council (NPTC ) Benchmarking Survey Report....

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PacLease Strategies to Mitigate the Truck Backlog Wait

PacLease Strategies to Mitigate the Truck Backlog Wait

May 18, 2021

This year, the economy is poised for a rebound. Freight volumes are increasing quickly and expected to stay strong. Truck OEM’s are working to expand manufacturing to keep up with new orders. However, each month as new truck demand grows, so too has the production backlog. So what’s a fleet to do to minimize the wait? At PacLease, there are options worth considering that may provide some relief to fleets needing trucks sooner… or now....

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PacCentral Has You Covered 24/7

PacCentral Has You Covered 24/7

April 14, 2021

When your trip doesn’t go as planned, PacCentral is here for you. Established in May of 1999, PACCAR Parts opened the PACCAR Customer Center, also known as PacCentral, to PacLease customers. Located in Renton, Washington, the Customer Center operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Offering roadside assistance for all PACCAR customers – including Kenworth, Peterbilt and PacLease. The PACCAR Customer Center has the ability to assist with jump starts, tires, trailers, towing, out of fuel (roadside), mechanical repairs, preventive maintenance services and most other services to drive uptime for our customers....

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