Category: Distracted Driving Technology

Eliminate Phone Alerts In Work Zones

There’s a new danger in work zones. It’s not falling equipment, excessive noise, or collapsing trenches. No, this risk comes from a device that fits in the palm of your hand – we’re talking about notifications from phones. Notifications from smartphones and other mobile devices (also known as push notifications) are distracting. The moment you […]

Distracted Driving Training: How To Tackle Fleet Distracted Driving

Advice to Fleet Managers on How to Prevent Distracted Driving with Fleet Training With the rise of mobile technology, it is hugely important that fleet managers put into action a safety training programme aimed at eliminating distracted driving among fleet drivers. Let’s say your company has already implemented or is in the process of implementing, […]

Five tips for communicating the introduction of TRUCE to your employees

1. Be clear and honest about what you’re doing and why. TRUCE gives you the ability to enforce your existing mobile device policies, which in many cases is probably not a new subject for your organization. Remind your employees why the policy exists in the first place – to protect their safety and well-being as […]

The Next Wave of Workforce Performance and Safety

The Importance of Context in Successfully Enforcing Mobile Device Usage Policies When the iPhone first launched, it was with the slogan “This Changes Everything”. Prophetic words. As we look back, while smartphones may not have changed everything, there is no doubt they have changed the way we do most things. From what awakened you this […]

The Best Fleet Driver Safety Tips for Fleet Managers

Let’s assume your safe driving policy is in place. It’s a comprehensive, all-inclusive policy that adheres to the National Safety Council’s recommendations for an organisation-wide policy prohibiting the use of mobile phones while driving. It’s a best-practices policy that lays out the correct procedures to follow in order to ensure fleet safety. It’s also a […]

We Are Now A FORS Associate!

  The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme for fleet operators which aims to raise the level of quality within fleet operations and to demonstrate which operators are achieving exemplary levels of best practice in safety, efficiency, and environmental protection. Becoming a FORS member can bring you the peace of mind […]