How does a good fleet maintenance program suffer in a down turned economy?
Living in uncertain times while trying to meet payroll, fuel costs, tire costs, and all
of the other costs involved in maintaining and operating a business, even in good times is a struggle at best. Then, the economy goes belly up, companies go out of business or downsize (all just
trying to survive), and start layoffs. It's a trickle down effect. Where is it going to stop?
Since the beginning of time, the first place that companies start cutting fat from is in the maintenance of the trucks and equipment (Hoping they can gain operating capital to keep their business afloat). Go to Article