Category Archives: Balancing Technology and Life

Strengthen and Enforce Your Fleet’s Cell Phone Policy

NLRB ruling helps but middle ground needed to mitigate cell phone usage liabilities while maintaining fleet operational efficiency Cell phones are ubiquitous, ingrained into our personal and professional lives, and clearly have the ability to provide significant improvement in driving … Continue reading

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Restarting Fleet Safety in 2020

As restrictions are slowly removed and fleets increase their levels of activity, it is important to keep a commitment to fleet safety, perhaps first emphasizing simple, low-cost solutions that can be implemented easily, require no incremental hardware, and require little … Continue reading

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How to move the needle on corporate safety in 2020

The Global Pandemic of 2020 presents unique opportunities and challenges for corporate health & safety leaders. The opportunity is the unprecedented focus on health & safety, while the challenges are constraints on budget, resources, and social distancing requirements. Q: How … Continue reading

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Using Technology to Contain Fleet Liability

It is no secret that ever more aggressive plaintiff attorney actions and a targeting of commercial fleets are leading to a substantial increase in the volume and amount of verdicts against commercial fleets.  There are uses of technology that every … Continue reading

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Ivey Mechanical Finds Success with LifeSaver

Kosciusko, Mississippi – December 11, 2018 A few years ago, Ivey Mechanical Co., based in Kosciusko, Miss., saw its vehicle accidents rising. The company’s fleet of more than 400 vehicles includes ½- and ¾-ton pickups, ¾-ton service vans, and passenger … Continue reading

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FleetWatch Systems Partners With LifeSaver to Launch Its Newest Fleet Safety Program to Target Distracted Driving

SAN JOSE, Calif. & VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 12, 2018 (Newswire.com) – ​​FleetWatch Systems and LifeSaver today announced a new initiative to combat distracted driving among commercial drivers who, with disproportionately long hours on the road and high mileages, are … Continue reading

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How To Minimize Teen Distracted Driving

How To Minimize Teen Distracted Driving Today’s teenager has grown up with a constant connection to friends and the world via mobile technology. Teens ready to drive today have likely had a phone for years before getting licensed. So, it … Continue reading

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Introducing the Internet of Things

Trying to get fit? You can track your activity levels through a smartphone to monitor movements, locations, and workouts throughout the day. Want to make your home more energy efficient? Smart thermostats like the Nest use sensors, weather forecasts, and … Continue reading

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98.5% Drives are Safe with LifeSaver

Today an alarming one in four reported car accidents involves a distracted driver using a cell phone. [1] Additionally, a disproportionate percentage of young people are involved in fatal crashes due to distracted driving. Specifically ages 15-39 fall into the … Continue reading

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The LifeSaver Solution: The Start of Something Good

The LifeSaver Mobile Response —  By Mike Demele, Co-Founder In her recent TechCrunch article, Smartphone Makers Need To Put An End To Distracted Driving, Sarah Perez clearly states that there are lots of apps out there, but to address the issue of distracted … Continue reading

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