Tag Archives: Driver Monitoring

Donington Park track day demonstrates value of driver monitoring

Fleetmatics has held a driving experience day for Fleet managers at the Donington Park race track to provide a working demonstration of monitoring driver behaviour with telematics. GPS tracking using Fleetmatics REVEAL has been demonstrated recently at the Donington Park …

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Driver monitoring set to reduce US police vehicle accident rate

Telogis and Ford have developed a telematics based driver monitoring system for use in police patrol vehicles to reduce collision risks. According to the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund of America, traffic collisions are responsible for the highest death rate …

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Driver monitoring and risk management on Android tablet

Driver risk management company Greenroad has joined with Zonar to provide driver monitoring capabilities on the 2020 Android tablet device. The driver behaviour monitoring and feedback system produced by Greenroad is now being extended to encompass other functions available on …

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Driver monitoring and voice coaching installed in Canadian fleet

Inthinc driver monitoring, risk management and voice coaching technology provides safety improvements across 1800 vehicle fleet in Canada. Uniform rental and linen supply company, “Canadian Linen and Uniform” is promoting safe and economic driving amongst its workers who driver the …

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Finalists work on refining connected car smartphone apps

Ford has chosen the finalists in its connected car – connected city app competition to develop smartphone apps for the connected vehicle. The recent Ford Developer Conference concluded with the motor manufacturer choosing ten finalists for its “Connected Car-Connected City …

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US insurer collaborates with smartphone driver monitoring provider

Users of the Zubie smartphone based driver monitoring system will now be entitled to earn discounts from Progressive insurance based on collected performance data. The Zubie Key is a device plugged into the OBD II (On-Board Diagnostics) port of the …

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Next generation On-board Diagnostics for Insurance Telematics

Modus to provide the MT 3060 on-board diagnostics telematics system from Novatel Wireless worldwide to serve increase in telematics insurance market. The Novatel Wireless MT 3060, which Modus will be offering as part of its range, is an advanced OBD …

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Telematics insurance becoming increasingly more accepted amongst US drivers

A survey of drivers in the USA reveals an increasing level of confidence in telematics based insurance products which monitor driver behaviour. An American professional services company has undertaken a study of the market for Usage-Based Insurance (UBI) in the …

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Mobile based telematics insurance platform

Usage-based insurance platform makes use of mobile phone technology to monitor driver behaviour and transmit for analysis. Two new products have been launched for use on mobile smartphones relating to telematics insurance and automatic emergency call. The products, from Agero, …

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Partnership increases reach of insurance telematics in Australia

Modus taps into growth in vehicle registrations in Australia through partnership with local GPS tracking company to increase deployments of insurance telematics. With vehicle registrations growing by 2.6% from 2012 to 2013 to reach over 17 million on the road, …

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