Distraction Still Strong With Voice-to-Text Capabilities

The Traffic Injury Research Foundation recently released a paper (.pdf) citing several early studies that indicate driving with "voice to text" texting technology is still a major distraction for drivers, and dispels the myth of employees being able to "multitask" during "windshield time". The crash risk associated with hands-free texting while driving is not as [...]

Distraction Still Strong With Voice-to-Text Capabilities 2017-10-31T21:04:59+00:00

Personal Use of Company Provided Vehicles and Enhanced Employee Accountability

Guest Blogger: Bob O'Connor, CFO, BrightFleet.com I recently reviewed the excerpts of a topic at the 2013 Fleet Safety Conference (.pdf) in relation to the personal use of company vehicles. Those in attendance were clearly exposed to some excellent information in relation to positioning themselves and their companies to reduce their exposure to risk and [...]

Personal Use of Company Provided Vehicles and Enhanced Employee Accountability 2017-10-31T21:04:59+00:00