The latest news in briefs from commercial fleet industry, including SmartWitness providing its in-vehicle cameras for the FIA European Truck Racing Championship.
Fleet operators and their drivers are being urged to share dashcam footage with police to help prosecute dangerous drivers and improve road safety.
Camera Telematics has announced the global launch of their enhanced Street Angel on-board video evidence data recorder.
SmartWitness will have CMS Supatrak on their stand for the CV Show this week to show how they can now add live video telematics.
National utilities contractor T&K Gallagher has cut its vehicle incident rate by more than one-third after rolling out Trakm8 telematics cameras across its fleet.
Bibby Distribution has invested more than £1 million to support driver safety and improve performance with the installation of in-cab cameras across the entirety of its fleet.
Almost one in five fleets do not carry out walkaround checks on vehicles, a new survey from ProVision suggests.
The new user interface is available as a white label, allowing businesses to log on on directly to the platform, combining live event footage, statistics and telematics data.
Nextbase has launched its new 380GW dashcam: its first model aimed specifically for the commercial vehicle sector.
The food distributor is investing in Mobileye’s retrofit collision avoidance system which automatically alerts a fleet driver to various road dangers.
Commercial fleet operators will only unlock the true potential of 3G vehicle cameras by having appropriate processes in place that reduce exposure to risk and better control insurance costs.
First Insurance Solutions, a specialist commercial insurance broker, is using 3G vehicle cameras to reduce insurance premiums for its fleet clients
Dashcam footage has captured the moment a cyclist is knocked to the ground after being 'doored' by a van driver.
Ravenscroft Motors has successfully defended a false insurance claim, saving at least £6,000 in repair costs.
Fleets urged to check safety policies after car occupants die in collision involving inattentive trucker
Intelligent Telematics has provided a 3G vehicle camera solution to the University of Glasgow’s fleet, to target insurance savings and encourage responsible driving.
While dashboard cameras have been available to fleet operators for decades, it’s only been in the past five to 10 years that advances have made the units’ costs low enough and their screen resolution high enough to be widely available.
A SmartWitness First Notification of Loss (FNOL) video camera trial has seen some firms disputed claims go down by as much as 40%.
A blundering thief was framed when he inadvertently recorded himself trying to remove a in-cab camera and tracking system from a stolen Renault Trafic van.
Healthcare logistics firm Movianto has installed telematics and cameras on its commercial vehicle fleet.