With Samsara we’re able to identify fuel usage, speeding, harsh events, and power take-off. There are so many things we can capture in one system.”
Sandy Leonard Program Manager of Fleet Services, City of Fort Lauderdale
Top Fleet Award: Above and Beyond
FROM WATER TREATMENT TO ROAD MAINTENANCE TO POLICE AND FIRE the City of Fort Lauderdale strives to ensure its citizens get the services they’ve come to expect, while also preparing for what the future holds.
“A connected city brings all the pieces together,” said Chris Lagerbloom, City Manager. Serving over 180,000 residents and millions of visitors each year, the City of Fort Lauderdale uses fleet management as an opportunity to do just that.
With the complete fleet visibility and robust reporting provided by Samsara's sensors and software, the team is able to improve city services and communication with residents, reduce fuel consumption, and decrease fleet downtime.
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Samsara gives us better metrics on when we’re actually providing the service that we’re intending to provide.”
Dr. Nancy Gassman Assistant Director of Public Works, Sustainability, City of Fort Lauderdale
The City of Fort Lauderdale partners with Samsara to keep the city fleet safer and more efficient, all while keeping citizens happy.
Real-time GPS with Vehicle Gateways
All departments now track their vehicles in real time, making it easy for dispatch teams to quickly and efficiently respond to resident inquiries or complaints, significantly improving their quality of service.
Environmental Monitors for sensitive materials
Samsara Environmental Monitors enable the City of Fort Lauderdale to ensure that life-saving, temperature-sensitive drugs like NARCAN remain stable in emergency vehicles.
Real-time diagnostics & preventative maintenance
With Samsara, the City of Fort Lauderdale is able to see engine faults across their fleet in real-time and more quickly diagnose maintenance issues, keeping vehicles in good condition and available to respond to city needs right away.