How AI-Based In-Cab Video Alerts Boost Fleet Safety

In-Cab alerts for driver safety

In-cab video systems use A.I. to reduce risky driving within a fleet in several important ways, but arguably their most powerful impact comes with the use of in-cab alerts – spoken warnings to drivers to slow down, stop touching their phone, and other risky behaviors. These alerts help drivers refocus on the road ahead, providing…

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How to Reduce Equipment Theft at Job Sites 

Safety in Telematics

Theft of cargo, construction equipment, and other non-vehicle company assets creates a costly impact to operations in businesses in a variety of industries, such as transportation, shipping and supply chain, mining, construction, and government. The statistics bear out this troubling trend: Unfortunately, theft and misuse of business assets typically stems from a lack of awareness…

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How Generative AI Will Enhance Fleet Management 

Generative AI integrated in Geotab

Generative AI is rolling out this year as a potent tool for managing vehicle fleets, utilizing an intelligent assistant that allows customers to get questions answered about vehicle performance, utilization, fuel, idling, and other crucial aspects of fleet management.  For example, Geotab unveiled a dynamic chatbot it’s calling Ace at its Connect 2024 user conference…

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Taming Risky Driving Helps Fleets Avoid Nuclear Verdicts

Taming Risky Driving-Helps Fleets Avoid Nuclear Verdicts

Operating a fleet carries plenty of risk, including the possibility of a catastrophic legal outcome caused by risky driving for trucking and logistics businesses. Nuclear verdicts arrive when a jury awards a settlement of over $1 million. A “thermonuclear” verdict occurs when the judgment exceeds $10 million, according to the Insurance Journal. In the world…

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How to Switch Telematics Service Providers Right Now

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One of the telematics industry’s widely known secrets involves the inconsistent customer service fleets receive from various vendors. Several large telematics providers have collected numerous negative reviews on Trustpilot, Capterra, and other digital platforms. Geotab, on the other hand, has made strong customer service a guiding principle for itself and its network of resellers, which…

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How Cameras Can Improve Safety, Increase Operational Efficiency

How Cameras Can Improve Safety, Increase Operational Efficiency

Both inward-facing and outward-facing cameras continue to gain in popularity for fleets of all sizes. The use of dash cams can improve safety and increase operational efficiency. But success hinges on acceptance by drivers. Dash cams provide a wide variety of benefits. They can help exonerate drivers when they are involved in crashes they did…

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What Are Some of the Biggest Costs for Fleet Operations?

What Are Some of the Biggest Costs for Fleet Operations

Commercial fleets incur various costs associated with the operation and maintenance of their vehicles. Those fleet costs, including fuel costs that make up as much as a quarter of a fleet’s budget, continue to increase. Telematics offers solutions that can help better contain costs in a variety of fleet operational areas. It’s an issue that…

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Ways That Telematics Help Improve Fleet Risk Management

Fleet risk management

In an era where data reigns supreme, the integration of telematics technology has emerged as a game-changer for fleet managers. These sophisticated systems, which combine telecommunications and informatics, offer a wealth of benefits, particularly when it comes to fleet risk management. The following lists some of the compelling ways in which telematics is revolutionizing fleet…

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