CEI Forms First Global Fleet Safety Alliance

Trevose, PA, October 11, 2016 – The CEI Group, Inc., CEPA SafeDrive and VVCR International announced today they have created the Global Fleet SafeDrive Alliance™, which will offer the first turnkey, fully integrated multinational fleet safety program. “The Alliance represents the first time that multinational companies can come to one provider to manage their entire [...]

Fleet operator says cycling groups should stop ‘playing the victim’

Cycling groups should stop moaning and start educating their members, rather than criticising the latest Government road safety campaign. The warning comes in the wake of a Think! campaign urging cyclists in London and Manchester to ‘hang back’ from lorries. Great to see that Government, public and trucking our having a public discussion about this. [...]

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VIDEO Case Study – Portway Logistics Passes 1st Compliance Audit with No Recommendations

Michelle Reynolds has worked her way up from inventory and maintenance, through to dispatch and now Safety Manager at Portway Logistics in Houston, TX. Check out our video conversation with her and Safety Consultant Kevin McKinney. Not even a month on the job, and Michelle and owner Mark John Dacy were faced with Portway's first Compliance [...]

FMCSA Issues Final Rule on Windshield Placement of Safety Technologies | Transport Topics Online | Trucking, Freight Transportation and Logistics News

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration on Sept. 23 issued a final rule permitting the windshield placement of lane departure and collision avoidance systems and other technologies on commercial motor vehicles. The rule’s amendments comply with a 2015 FAST Act mandate and update an earlier two-year exemption allowance announced in December. Read the source article [...]

Inspectors to ramp up enforcement for a week in October for Safe Driver Week

All safety managers should be ready... October 16-22 The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's Operation Safe Driver Week Enforcement Blitz Law enforcement agencies across North America will engage in heightened traffic safety enforcement and education aimed at unsafe driving by both commercial motor vehicle drivers and car drivers. Time to start vehicle fleet management training and [...]

Charting Fleet Accidents by the Numbers – Article – Automotive Fleet

New accident stats show that managing driver behavior should be top of mind when considering how to manage a fleet of vehicles. They also show an increase in rear end collisions, mostly attributable to distracted driving. When it comes to changing driver behavior, fleet monitoring systems are only part of the solution. Managing driver safety [...]