Fleet managers must balance ever-shifting routes and customer needs — all while keeping drivers (and the public) safe. Three fleets are applying technology to better serve their customers, improve their efficiency, and boost the bottom line.
Concho Valley Transit uses fleet management technology to improve driving behavior
The Concho Valley Transit District in West Texas serves 12 counties with a fleet of 62 vehicles. In 2015, after the district’s fleet was involved in 13 major collisions, leaders set out to better integrate safety into the organizational culture with the Lytx® Driver Safety Program.
The video and telematics data uncovered previously missed risky driving behaviors. Officials hadn’t realized how frequently drivers were speeding until they reviewed the data. Focused coaching propelled a dramatic drop in traffic violations, and 95 percent of drivers eliminated the behavior after a single coaching session.