Category: Texting and 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, […]

Everything There Is To Know About Distracted Driving Apps

Mobile phones have quickly become essential tools in the modern world, keeping us connected to every aspect of our hectic lives. However, their use has without doubt also played a major role in the increase of distracted driving incidents worldwide. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, distracted driving is “a dangerous epidemic on American […]

Create a Safe Driving Culture: Going Beyond Changing Hearts and Minds

  Recently I had lunch with a friend who spent more than 20 years as a safety and health executive for a Fortune 100 company in the trucking industry. As part of his former role, he oversaw the fleet drivers for the company, ensuring their compliance with things like driver certifications, fleet safety, driving habits, […]

Ten Reasons to Stop Distracted Driving: A CEO Perspective

Over the past few years, technology has completely changed the way people lead their lives. Mobile devices and the internet have made the business world more connected than ever; however, this does not come without its risks. Distracted driving has occupied the media spotlight on an almost daily basis. Some of the statistics on distracted driving published […]

Ten Reasons to Stop Distracted Driving: A Worker Health & Safety Perspective

  Texting and driving is a big issue today, and it is only becoming more important from a health and safety standpoint. While it’s an issue for anyone on the road today, the concern multiplies exponentially for as a business owner or as someone in upper management, now is the time to start thinking about how […]