We live in a busy world and it's easy for us to get distracted in our everyday lives. But fleet managers must rely on the focus and efficiency of their drivers; our technology assists those on the ground to properly keep up with safety and compliance regulations. Even a one-minute distraction can completely alter the fleet for the rest of the day, maybe even beyond that!
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month; read a few tips for preventing distractions and the innovative Teletrac Navman TN360 solution that helps you manage your fleet safely, efficiently, and effectively!
Problem: Eyes on the Road
It's very important for drivers to focus on the road ahead of them instead of electronics, billboards, and other people that cause distracted driving.
Solution: TN360's driver scorecards is a feature used to analyze data captured by your telematics devices, providing unique insight into your drivers. Keep track of speed, acceleration, braking, cornering, idle time and more with TN360! The system automatically ranks drivers based on performance so the fleet managers can view who has improved, who hasn't and details to support driver coaching programs.
Problem: Driver Training
Sometimes we need a rules of the road refresh!
Solution: With TN360's driver management software, you have the capability to keep track of driver training and where there's a need for a reminder. On the platform, fleet managers can schedule and set reminders for driver health checks, license renewals, training dates, and more! Drivers can receive email and SMS alerts for upcoming events and reports; scorecards and driver league tables help create friendly competition and incentive programs for drivers and motivates them to keep safety in mind.
Problem: Driving & Eating
Wait for a break!
Eating and driving is one of the most common ways to cause an accident next to texting and talking to a passenger. Drivers should wait for breaks to eat so they can keep both hands on the wheel and get to the job site safely and efficiently.
Solution: With our dashcams, managers can see in-real-time what’s happening with their asset, record events for distracted driving, and more to ensure drivers are staying on course and productivity is at an all-time high.