MANAGING THE TRANSPORT SERVICES FUNCTION. SECOND EDITION

This book groups together all the factors involved in the movement of freight and personnel. This second edition incorporates the changes made since 1972 in the transport industry, not least the effects of EEC regulations and new tax legislation. Cost figures have been brought up to date. The book is divided into the following chapters: part 1 - management objectives (area responsibility, organisation and management structure, transport services management); part 2 - financial controls (achieving a cost-effective operation, budgetary controls, setting financial standards); part 3 - movement of freight (transport planning, vehicle selection and design, vehicle plan, mobility of the sales and service function); part 4 - movement of personnel (company car and chauffeur services, company air service). An appendix lists companies specializing in air taxi operations and charter services. /TRRL/

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Gower Press

    Guildford,   England 
  • Authors:
    • WOODWARD, F H
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 333 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00183230
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • ISBN: 0 566 02032 7
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1981 12:00AM