The Covid pandemic will continue challenging the industry which can lead to further delays. Planning in advance is strongly advised in order to mitigate any supply challenges that may occur.
Keeping workplaces safe must be a priority. Having sanitation and safety policies in place and promoting good workplace hygiene practices is essential to protect your employees. Fleet managers should encourage drivers to take extra precautions such as sanitising surfaces, wearing gloves where possible and following the government restrictions and guidelines.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, the costs for vehicle parts have been rising too, which can lead to higher costs for maintenance and repairs in next year’s budget.