Tag Archives: Driver Monitoring

Tracking watch monitors driver and vehicle health

Scania has released a wristwatch to help goods vehicle drivers monitor their health and fitness during their working day. Adding to existing in-vehicle apps for monitoring driver performance as well as vehicle parameters, Scania is now extending its technology to …

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Discounted driver monitoring for fleet managers

The FTA is offering fleets access to the Live Drive Pro driver monitoring and intervention system at preferential rates. The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has announced the launch of Live Drive Pro to its 15,000 members. Live Drive Pro, which …

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Fleet mobile app improves driver behaviour

Driver performance improvements are being achieved in fleets with the use of a Spireon mobile app and monitoring programme to provide business benefits. Spireon has introduced the Driver Performance Program and mobile app to positively influence driver behavior and fleet …

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Toyota launches telematics insurance services in USA

US drivers will have access to a new telematics based insurance service from joint venture set up by Toyota in the country. Toyota Financial Services (TFS) and Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) in the USA have joined with a major insurance …

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Construction company improves driver safety

UK construction company monitors HGV driver behaviour to cut emissions, safe on fuel and improve safety for vulnerable road users. Heavy construction vehicles in urban traffic environments have been the subject of considerable debate, particularly in London, concerning the safety …

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Telematics webinar for fleet managers

A free webinar is being run this month aimed at providing fleet managers with insights into how telematics can be used more effectively. Brake Professional is running a free webinar on Tuesday, 26th January 2016 for fleet operators, offering advice …

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Driver alerts built into aftermarket navigator

The Garmin Drive series of portable navigation devices now feature a range of driver alerts to improve safety on the roads. Garmin’s Drive, DriveSmart, DriveAssist and DriveLuxe models of the popular aftermarket portable navigation devices now feature additional functions to …

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Pupil tracking technology combats driver impairment

HARMAN is demonstrating new in-vehicle safety technology for detecting driver cognitive load using camera-based eye and pupil tracking algorithms. Vehicle infotainment and safety specialist, HARMAN is demonstrating an innovative pupil-based driver monitoring system at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016 …

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TRL Academy debates graduated licensing

TrafficSafe was invited to attend the TRL Academy Symposium in London in October to take part in the debate on improving young driver safety in the UK. Opening the symposium to a packed auditorium of industry experts, academics, journalists and …

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About Jonathan Newell

Studied Engineering at Loughborough University and now involved in broadcast and technical journalism. Jonathan is based in London and Almaty.
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Monitoring app wins Ford connectivity award

An app for monitoring driver behaviour has won the grand prize at the Ford SYNC AppLink Developer Conference. At its second annual SYNC AppLink Developer Conference held in San Francisco, Ford announced the winner of its app developer hackathon competition …

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