For Formosa Plastics Group FPG, one of Taiwan’s largest hazardous material enterprises, safety is of critical importance. Transporting hazardous goods around a densely-populated island means any collision can cause untold damage. Read More
Telematics are an essential part of running an efficient fleet. For Fleet and Safety Managers, however, are they enough? And if not, how are they best supplemented?
Hino Motors, one of Japan’s leading manufacturers of commercial vehicles – including trucks, buses and diesel engines – is enhancing the safety of vehicles with Mobileye®’s Collision Avoidance System (CAS). In a clear demonstration of confidence in the Mobileye brand, the Mobileye 6-series CAS was selected by Hino who will offer it to fleet customer in the Japanese market. Read More
Barcelona City Council has installed Mobileye’s collision avoidance system into Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB) buses and other municipal vehicles as it looks to increase road safety in the city in the context of its 2013-2018 Urban Mobility Plan, one of the aims of which is to provide safer and more sustainable movement in the city and to increase travel by foot, bike and public transport.
Revv offers car rentals in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Delhi NCR, Chandigarh, Jaipur and Visakhapatnam, with a simple and convenient platform that allows customers to order a car online or through an app, to have the car delivered to their doorstep and to return it to their preferred location.
When asked to identify his main reasons for piloting Mobileye in the Revv fleet, co-founder Karan Jain said there were three:
“As a car rental company, reducing [car accident] damage rates has three distinct benefits:
- Increasing uptime of vehicles
- Reducing repair and maintenance costs
- Getting lower rates from insurance companies, for the insurance of these vehicles
The Mobileye solution helps in considerably reducing the damage rates and hence achieving these three objectives.”
ComfortDelGro Corporation Australia (CDC) is a subsidiary of ComfortDelGro Corporation Limited, a land transport company operating over 45,300 vehicles. The group operates in seven countries, and in Australia, CDC operates in Victoria and New South Wales (NSW). CDC Victoria has more than 430 buses and coaches, over 800 employees and 6 depots throughout the state. CDC NSW operates more than 1,100 buses and coaches, with over 1,700 employees with 15 depots across NSW and Canberra.
What led you to explore collision avoidance for your buses?
“We believe that continuous innovation is essential to better serve the communities in which we operate. Innovation offers the opportunity to meet emerging challenges in the public transport industry with solutions that take advantage of new developments and technologies.
Additionally, with 90% of all Australian crashes caused by minor mistakes such as distraction, fatigue or being slightly above the speed limit, the installation of Mobileye across the fleet of CDC Victoria and CDC NSW aims to minimise at-fault incidents, prevent collisions and injuries, and potentially save lives.” – ComfortDelGro Corporation Australia (CDC)
One of the highlights of this year’s Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham, was the much-anticipated unveiling of the new Terberg DTS UK “Urban Safe” Logistics vehicle. Created in partnership with sister company Dennis Eagle, it is the first ever refrigerated truck by Terberg DTS UK. But what it really represents, is a new level of dedication to safety in urban areas. Beyond slogans and campaigns, this vehicle is a tangible step toward truly reducing collisions in urban areas.
For Managing Director of Terberg DTS, Alisdair Couper, the Urban Safe is the fulfillment of a longtime dream. He told us,
“The vision was to design and build a truck to meet the ever changing needs of the urban supply chain logistics. Safety for both driver and vulnerable road users has been of the upmost importance and at the heart of the project.”
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We are thrilled to announce Mobileye’s newest official distributor in the UK – Handsfree Group.
Handsfree is a well-established provider and installer of vehicle technology in the UK as well as across the USA. They serve numerous industries, from logistics and telecommunications to emergency services and retail, and specialise in assisting fleets to comply with industry regulation.
Regarding the addition of Mobileye collision avoidance technology to their portfolio, Scott Cassell, Managing Director of Handsfree Group said:
“We are delighted to announce our UK distribution partnership with Mobileye. The range of world-renowned Mobileye products are a great addition to our TECh product catalogue and award-winning installation services. Our business objective is to continue to develop our services and provide the highest-quality vehicle safety products in the UK, Europe and North America. The introduction of the Mobileye brand to our product range will be a major factor in achieving this goal.”
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