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Distracted Driving

The National Safety Council, or NSC is dedicated to making the workplaces and the roads a safer place, starting with distracted driving. This informative video outlines some recent distracting driving statistics and studies. A few highlights: 100 People Die in Car Accidents Daily 1,000 People Suffer Severe, Life-Altering Injuries in Car Accidents Daily Collisions are the #1 Cause of […]

Fatigue

Feeling tired or groggy on the road? It may be time to pull over and take a nap. Distracted Driving has serious consequences, no matter the form (driving under fatigue and exhaustion included!) Here are a few signs you’re sleepiness may be a danger to you and others on the road: Having trouble focusing Nodding […]

Philly Ambulance

WSJ Live: “Fatal car accidents in the U.S. are up 14% of over last year and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett blames a rise in drivers texting while driving. WSJ’s Anupreeta Das explains on Lunch Break With Tanya Rivero.” Alarming news for drivers: there’s been a startling 14% fatal accident increase during the first six […]

Collisions

According to Distraction.gov, your chances of being involved in a distracted driving collision may be much higher than you think. Though many assume teen drivers are the main culprit in most distracted driving collisions, a study by Wayne State University reports that middle aged drivers are now even more likely to text and drive than other age groups. That means you’re more […]

Philly Ambulance

According to the 6abc Action News Exclusive below, a Philly Ambulance Driver was filmed texting and using applications on his cell phone while transporting a young boy to the hospital for a head injury. The sickening footage was recorded by the boy’s outraged mother, who posted to the 6abc Action News FaceBook Page on Tuesday, September 8. Her […]

Safety of your Drivers

Training your drivers for safe driving, on general vehicle maintenance and proper loading will maximize your resources while empowering drivers, giving them the tools they need to stay safe.   It is of utmost importance that drivers learn to load and secure materials properly, no matter what type of cargo is being carried. Various accidents […]

Traffic Fatality Statistics

Ever wonder what your chances are of being involved in a fatal car accident? Check out this shocking comparison between national crime data from The Federal Bureau of Investigation and traffic fatality statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. If you’d like to view the full traffic data reports from the NHTSA click here. To […]

Cell Phone Safety

Distracted driving collisions involving cell phone usage on the job often costs companies millions in lawsuits, insurance costs and more. Many companies think implementing a call phone safety policy will offer them assistance with legal issues and other risks involved with distracted driving. The bottom line is that any company with drivers on the road […]

Distracted Driving Solution

FleetMode Intro – Distracted Driving Solution for Business from Stan Van Meter on Vimeo. Sure, you may have a cell phone safety policy in your company already, but is really being observed by your fleet? With the low amount of supervision most drivers receive while on the road, an employer wouldn’t be the wiser if he or she texted […]

Distracted driving

The Florida Highway Patrol wants you to know that distracted driving is serious business. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 30% of collisions involve cell phone use, causing a distracted driving accident every 24 seconds, over 40,000 injuries and 3,000 deaths a year! That means habits like checking Facebook messages, uploading snapchat stories and texting while […]