Fleets and drivers have a tough job on the road. Balancing strict government safety requirements and collision avoidance is not only challenging but can drain financial resources and increase operating costs.
SmartDrive Distracted Driving Research
Research presented by SmartDrive Systems at the National 2010 Distracted Driving Summit hosted by the U.S. Dept. of Transportation in Washington, D.C. September 21, 2010.
Driver distraction and error responsible for 100% of commercial crashes
New study from the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) shows driver distraction to be a factor in 100% of commercial vehicle crashes and makes a series of data-driven recommendations to commercial motor vehicle fleets.