Smartphone Use Leads to Blindness—But Fleet Administrators Can Help Deliver the Cure

By Art Liggio on Apr 23, 2019 1:19:00 PM

Brunette young woman sending a message with her mobile phone sitting in her carPart  two of Driving Dynamics' four-part blog series for our 90-day Distracted Driving Awareness campaign. See below for our free driver safety e-lesson offer.

By now most of us have read and seen media reports regarding the troubling crash statistics related to distracted driving influenced by smartphone use. What is it about this simple activity that causes a driver’s performance capabilities to diminish? For safety professionals, it’s important to understand the physiology of how taking calls and texting dramatically reduces the amount of information drivers can process to safely operate a vehicle.

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An Unexpected View on Distracted Driving

By Art Liggio on Apr 16, 2019 1:13:00 PM

Beautiful businesswoman sending a text while driving to work

Part one of Driving Dynamics' four-part blog series for our 90-day Distracted Driving Awareness campaign. See below for our free driver safety e-lesson offer.

 

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. To commemorate this annual campaign, let’s strive to reach an all-time high this month in the number of drivers distracted at any single moment.

 

Wait, Huh? What in the world?

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Carl Cormier Presents on Driver Safety at the Spring '18 Utility Fleet Safety Conference & Expo

By Irena Dmitry on Feb 22, 2018 5:19:02 PM

Carl Cormier, senior driving instructor and safety consultant for Driving Dynamics is presenting Going into AutopilotCarl Cormier2.jpg: Is Technology Preventing or Causing Increases in Driver Incidents? during the spring 2018 Utility Fleet Safety Conference & Expo as part of its newly added Fleet Safety Track. A description of Carl’s session, which takes place on Tuesday April 25 from 7:30-9:00am, appears below. 

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