Vehicle utilization to reduce cost per passenger: Vehicle Utilization cost reduction focuses on Initial Routing, Mid-Year Routing, and Ongoing Routing. It involves these activities:
Creating competition to dampen price increases: Competition can be impacted by Recruiting transporters and reviewing Invoices.
Demonstrating visibility of factors that impact costs: VMC helps create transparency of costs by Measuring Vehicle Days of Service.
The history of events is tracked by a Communication Log that can be accessed by the appropriate parties.
The service also establishes Standards of Responsibility. This includes both the Parent Handbook to delineate Parents responsibility and policies that are articulated in the Bid Specification that defining the Transporters Responsibility.
Accidents & Dangerous Conditions
VMC’s has significant experience in working with transporters, municipalities, schools, and private organizations to assess the conditions necessary to safely transport sensitive populations. There are several key services that support the Assessment of the degree of safe conditions. These include Field Inspection of Vehicles; Record Inspection of Driver Certification requirements; and other safety checks to get ahead of this ongoing challenge.