If you put employees behind the wheel, their most important job is to be defensive drivers who prevent accidents. This makes a more efficient operation with lower costs. However, it’s impossible for employees to prevent accidents if they’re distracted behind the wheel.
4 Growing Safety Issues — and Solutions — for Fleets
Fleet managers and safety stakeholders discuss how organizations can address smartphone addiction, in-vehicle distraction, spec’ing for ergonomics, and driver complacency in an era of increasing automation.