August 22, 2013 - Industry News
According to a new survey from AAA, Americans are less likely than they used to be to perceive a serious threat from dangerous driving behaviors such as drunk, aggressive or drowsy driving.
Tags: Drivers, AAA, Distracted Driving, Safety & Compliance
June 26, 2013 - Industry News
Fleet managers walked out of Wednesday Fleet Safety Conference keynote speech vowing to change the use of cell phones while driving in both their fleets and their personal lives, following a powerful presentation on distracted driving.
Tags: Safety, Distracted Driving, National Safety Council, Fleet Safety Conference, Cell Phones
April 25, 2013 - Industry News
The top 5% distracted drivers of commercial vehicles are distracted 79% of the time during risky driving maneuver. That's nearly six times more often than the rest of the drivers, according to the initial results of the SmartDrive Distracted Driving Index study, which explores the distracted driving rate of commercial fleets.
Tags: Safety, Distracted Driving, SmartDrive
April 23, 2013 - Industry News
Efforts by federal officials prohibiting all interstate and haz-mat truckers from texting while driving, along with many state having such laws for all drivers, may do little for safety on the roadway, based on new research.
Tags: Texting, Research, Drivers, Safety, Distracted Driving
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