Category: Distracted Driving

3 Types of Distractions and How Your Drivers Can Avoid Them

As a fleet administrator, risk manager, owner or CEO, you set an expectation of employee conduct and performance. This extends to their time behind the wheel representing your department, your products or your company. You want them to be courteous, defensive drivers who focus on the road and avoid distractions. But do you know how […]

4 Reasons Why Apple’s DNDWD Won’t Solve Distracted Driving in Your Fleet

By now you’ve probably already heard about one of the features in Apple’s new release of iOS 11. You may have even seen the notification on your phone for DNDWD. Some pundits have surmised that the feature is Apple’s response to the growing number of global traffic injuries and distracted driving deaths, as well as scrutiny from […]

5 Things You Should Know about the DOT’s Rules for Distracted Driving

Recently, the Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration refined their definition of distracted driving, or use of a mobile device while operating a motor vehicle, for any commercial motor vehicle. The initial rules were a few years old, but recently enforcement of these distracted driving laws has increased. Some states are focusing on […]

10 Organizations Committed to Stop Texting and Driving

At TRUCE, we believe corporations must eliminate the enormous expense and liability related to distracted driving. With 40% of all commercial crashes attributed to distracted driving, eliminating distracted driving not only makes the nation’s roadways safer, but also lead to improved safety and profitability. There are many partners that share the mission and vision of […]