“More than ten of us are killed and 1,000 are injured every day in the U.S. as a result of distracted driving.” Huffington Post. Display management for in-vehicle computers. Nobody can deny that vehicles have improved productivity so long as they’re not taking attention away from the road. Most importantly large organisations are focusing […]
Blank-it and our solution partners Motion Computing have been featured in a great article in ‘Electricity Today‘ magazine.
The article, “Distracted Driving Equals Disaster” explains in detail the dangers of driver distraction for Utility companies everywhere.
Backed up with statistics and in-depth analysis, it goes on to cover measures Utility companies can take to address this dangerous and potentially very expensive problem.
Solutions discussed include the use of Blank-it to manage in-vehicle computer use and thus reduce the risks associated with driver distraction.
We think this is a “must read” article for any company in the Utility sectors.
Read the article online here: Distracted Driving Equals Disaster
At Blank-it, we know that driver distraction should be a primary area of concern for all drivers and employers, one that has to be addressed through policy, education and the use of technology-based solutions.
Blank-it has been designed specifically to address the problem of driver distraction caused by in-vehicle computers and laptops. It is easily installed, doesn’t rely on 3rd party input such as GPS, is fully customisable for different working environments and will help businesses conform to distracted driving legislation and OH&S requirements.
Find out more today at Blank-it.com – or contact us on 08 9486 7122 (if calling from outside Australia: +61 8 9486 7122).
We are pleased to announce a major new sale for the Blank-IT in-vehicle display management solution.
Boasting over 2.2 million Members in NSW and the ACT, NRMA Motoring & Services is one of the largest member-owned mutual organisations in Australia.
As well as their renowned roadside assistance services, the NRMA lobbies for better roads, green motoring and driver safety initiatives.
The NRMA has provided a dedicated roadside assistance service to motorists for more than 90 years and has a large fleet of patrol and roadside assistance vehicles in NSW and ACT on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
With such a large fleet of vehicles out on the road, employee safety is of primary importance to the NRMA.
Blank-IT helps to maximise driver safety – by ensuring that drivers can conform with distracted driving legislation and OH&S guidelines while still allowing them to perform their work effectively.
The NRMA is initially installing 50 Blank-IT units into their fleet vehicles.
Blank-IT’s motion-sensor technology overcomes the issues and failings associated with GPS – providing a consistent, reliable and accurate means of detecting vehicle motion in a totally independent manner, without reliance on third-party input.