CONCURRENT SESSIONS 1 & 2
1. Nuts and Bolts
Fleet Management 101
Location: MCCC, Mississippi/Sultana
Managing your fleet today requires both technical and financial knowledge. Make sure you are you up to speed on what you need to know.
Join us for this classroom style session and learn how to effectively brief the managers of your organization on what you do and how that benefits them. Better manage your staff and increase their productivity. In this session, we will talk about what tasks are important and how to prioritize.
Do you really know your costs? We will discuss parts room costs, how to accurately determine your shop rate, warranty recovery procedures, fuel tax recovery, accident costs and hazard waste costs. We'll also cover the important question of how to determine when a vehicle should be repaired or replaced.
2. Pump the Brakes
National Institute of Justice and Michigan State Police release latest brake test results
Location: MCCC, Cotton Row
This session will provide police and public service fleet managers an understanding of the unique aspects of the Police and Public Service Vehicle (PPSV) brake system and the importance of a universal method of testing and selecting replacement parts, with the focus on safety, performance, and cost effectiveness.
Don’t miss the chance to hear firsthand the latest word on the PPSV brake systems and the results of the most recent testing. Panel will include Michigan State Police brake experts and representatives from manufacturers of police specific braking systems.