Category: Employee Distracted Driving

How to Successfully Manage Fleet Driver Safety

Fleet Driver Safety Management is all about implementing and sustaining a safe driving culture in a business. Of course, the responsibility for safe driving comes down to the employee behind the wheel, but a safe driving programme or a fleet safety policy is only as good as the person tasked with ensuring that its guidelines […]

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 […]

How Employers Can Improve Their Distracted Driving Prevention Strategies

Motor vehicle crashes are the No. 1 cause of work-related deaths. Driving while distracted is a significant contributor to the number of driving crashes, with mobile phone use playing an increasingly larger role. Companies understand that they have to protect their employees and the communities in which they operate, but do they know the best […]

How To Prevent Employee Texting & Driving Crashes: Stamp Out A Major Cause Of Workplace Accidents

In January 2010, a cable company truck slammed into the rear of a motor vehicle that had stopped to make a turn onto a rural highway, killing two women. Not only did the driver admit that he had been texting while driving prior to the accident, but also his phone records showed habitual cell phone […]

Save Lives, Save Money: The Case For Using Distracted Driving Software Solutions

The question of what is distracted driving is easily answered. Yet, the problems associated with distracted driving have become so entrenched in society that the question demands to be asked repeatedly. On a basic level, distracted driving means driving while not paying full attention to the road. Straightforward, right? Then why is it so hard […]