24 October
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) save lives. Their features include lane departure warning, blind-spot detection, and forward automatic emergency braking, and when properly utilized, they have the potential to prevent 40% of all vehicle crashes and nearly 30% of traffic deaths (source). ADAS are becoming more and more common, so if you don’t already have these systems in your vehicles,...
09 October
Winter weather is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about winter driving safety.  But did you know the biggest driving danger in the winter isn’t ice? It’s actually something that’s present year-round, and much harder to manage: driver distraction.  Today, we’ll talk about driver distraction in the context of cell phone use, and share just how significant...
Cannabis and impaired driving
28 February
This article is part two of a two-part interview series on critical driver safety issues. Check out part one here. Concerned that cannabis legalization in Canada could be affecting your fleet? How can you prevent impaired driving among your employees? Today, we’ll share a recent interview we did with Charles Shrybman, Director of Research for Young Drivers of Canada, and an affiliate...
prevent-distracted-driving
14 February
This article is part one of a two-part interview series on critical driver safety issues. Check out part two here. Distracted driving is a huge issue—especially for fleets who operate many vehicles every day. And unfortunately, it’s increasingly common. So what can you do about it? To get some real insights into how to prevent distracted driving, we contacted Charles Shrybman,...
29 November
Like it or not, winter is on its way. Being prepared for challenging winter driving conditions will ensure your team is safe and productive. So to help you, we’ve created this fleet safety checklist Go ahead and share this list with your drivers, colleagues and friends as a friendly reminder on how to stay safe on the roads this winter! 10 ESSENTIAL TIPS FOR SAFE WINTER DRIVING 1. Snow...
07 November
Looking to keep drivers safer on the road? Then you need to really understand the risks they face every day. In this blog, we’ll identify the number one cause of car accidents, so you can take steps to better protect your team. WHAT IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF ROAD ACCIDENTS? Distractions. And unfortunately, distractions are more prevalent than ever. To learn the 5 actions you should take to...
all weather tires
01 November
Believe it or not, winter is right around the corner. Now's the time to prepare your fleet for cold temperatures and snowy or icy roads. You might assume that you must switch from all-season tires to winter tires, but consider another option: all-weather tires. For this blog post, we talked with Vip Kaushal at Kal Tire, who pointed out the numerous benefits of all-weather tires. Keep reading to...
fleet safety training
18 October
Need to convince your management team to get on board with fleet safety training? You’re in the right place! In this blog, we’ll talk about why executive buy-in is so important to the success of your driver safety program. We’ll also provide actionable steps you can take to convince management to fully endorse the program, and be actively involved.   Let’s get started! WHY DO YOU NEED...
Red Car in Snow
04 October
Here in Canada, winter weather is just around the corner. Conditions are about to get icier, it will take longer for drivers to get from A to B, and accident risk will skyrocket. So what can you do to keep your drivers safe this season? Here are some simple winter driving tips that will protect drivers, and give you more peace of mind. WANT A SAFER FLEET? HERE ARE OUR PROVEN WINTER SAFETY...
13 September
If you want to keep your fleet productive and your drivers safe, you need to put a driver safety program into place. Focusing on driver safety means you’ll reduce accidents and litigation costs—or avoid them altogether. You’ll also pay less for maintenance and repairs, because vehicles will be driven with more care. So what are the key cost-saving areas? In this blog, we’ll break down...

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