Do Driving Simulators Help Reduce Collisions?

The Florida Department of Transportation Research Center last month released a new report which tracked the addition of full-scale 3D computer simulators in three Florida public transit agencies and four non-Florida agencies to determine what the affect was on driver safety, accidents, incidents, and performance. Can it help reduce collisions? The purpose of this research [...]

Do Driving Simulators Help Reduce Collisions? 2017-10-31T21:05:00+00:00

New Study Confirms the Brain’s Inability to Safely Drive and Use a Cell Phone

The National Safety Council acknowledges that the results announced today by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety of a new distracted driving study, again confirm the presence and crash risk of cognitive distraction. The human brain is incapable of performing, at the same time, the tasks necessary to safely drive and operate a motor vehicle [...]

New Study Confirms the Brain’s Inability to Safely Drive and Use a Cell Phone 2017-10-31T21:05:00+00:00

New DOT Rule Changes & Their Impact on Fleet Liability Exposure

Guest post by Bob O'Connor, CFO at BrightFleet.com I know a lot of you out there like me who have actually used a rotary phone in their lifetime will remember the nine most fearful words in the English language quote by the late President Ronald Reagan, "I'm from the government and I'm here to help!" [...]

New DOT Rule Changes & Their Impact on Fleet Liability Exposure 2017-10-31T21:05:00+00:00