Alex Keenan

Alex Keenan

Alex Keenan is an Associate Editor for Fleet Maintenance magazine. She has written on a variety of topics for the past several years and recently joined the transportation industry, reviewing content covering technician challenges and breaking industry news. She holds a bachelor's degree in English from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. 

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Diagnostic & Repair

Maintenance guide: Inspecting and replacing automatic slack adjusters

May 28, 2024
How to inspect, diagnose, and replace automatic slack adjusters.
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Employees & Training

Shop culture’s impact on hiring and retention

May 22, 2024
Too few technicians, or too many not staying long enough? A focus on tools, training, and value-rich culture can shock those labor numbers back to life.
BILT
Employees & Training

In wake of Silver Tsunami, shops must turn to new training technology

May 9, 2024
With companies expecting to lose almost 7% of their workforce in the next two years due to retirements, extended-reality training and instructions can offer a way to engage current...
PacLease
Employees & Training

Digital training tools offer flexible technician training

April 25, 2024
To fit technician training around busy work schedules, shops can leverage online learning modules, customized videos, and augmented/virtual reality to keep their techs up to spec...
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Employees & Training

Shops find physical training aids effective to upskill technicians

April 24, 2024
As technicians demand more training opportunities, physical training aids can help busy shops keep up on new technology.
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Chassis, Body & Cab

Fifth wheel preventive tips for spring maintenance

April 17, 2024
As winter ends, it's time to take a closer look at fifth wheels with preventive maintenance in mind. Here are some tips from Fontaine Fifth Wheel's technical expert Dan Henderson...