Telematics: Big Brother or Positive Program?

Posted by StriveSafe on Oct 21, 2019 9:45:00 AM

There is a stigma in the vehicle tracking world called "Big Brother" which needs to be debunked. Many organizations have a fear of GPS tracking systems because they believe their drivers will hate it and view it solely as a way to keep tabs on them. When the reality is, telematics can be a valuable safety and efficiency tool.

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Topics: safety, driving safety, telematics, big brother

Quiz - Do Your Drivers Care About Safety?

Posted by StriveSafe on Oct 2, 2019 9:33:00 AM

Take this short quiz to determine if your drivers are engaged and care about driving safety.

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Topics: safety, driving safety, telematics, fatigue, driving statistics, trucking

How can telematics help you drive defensively?

Posted by StriveSafe on Jul 17, 2019 2:48:00 PM

Getting behind the wheel is the riskiest thing we all do every day. In some industries, driving is the leading cause of fatalities within the workplace. Understanding how using a telematics GPS system can help you drive more defensively, reduce risk and ultimately become a better driver is the first step towards safer roads.

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Topics: Tips and tricks, driving safety, telematics, defensive driving

Tips for Talking to Your Drivers About Driving Safety

Posted by StriveSafe on Jun 18, 2019 10:28:00 AM

We worked with many professional in Fleet, Operations and Health & Safety to compile the following tips for how to approach your drivers on the topic of driving safety. 

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Topics: Tips and tricks, safety, driving safety, national safety month, telematics

Can GPS Fleet Tracking IoT Benefit Small Businesses?

Posted by StriveSafe on May 20, 2019 3:04:18 PM

The Internet of things (IoT) is the extension of Internet connectivity into physical devices and everyday objects using hardware with sensors which communicate and can be remotely monitored. - Wikipedia

Fleet GPS tracking and driving safety devices fall into IoT because they use hardware to capture and track driving behavior and locations, transmitting this information into a cloud-based portal where business can then monitor and run data analytics. So how does this apply to your small business?

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Topics: driving safety, telematics, IoT