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Woman Driving to Become a Better Driver

Managing Work Related Road Risk (WRRR) as employees return to work post C-19 lockdown

Dr Jim Golby is Director of Research and Customer Experience for multi-award winning Global Driver Risk Management Consultancy, Applied Driving Techniques. He is also a member of the European Transport Safety Council’s Expert Panel and Brake’s Global Fleet Champions Steering Group and has been involved with Work Related Road Risk since 2004. In this article he highlights the opportunities and benefits for Employers as their staff begin to return to work Post Lockdown.Introduction The coming of Covid-19 has resulted in ...
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The importance of static car maintenance

The importance of static car maintenance

Many people during these unpresentented times of isolation are realising that a car does not like being left for a prolonged amount of time without any form of maintenance being applied. After helping my son and two neighbours get their cars started after being left standing for more than two weeks, the ADT team and I thought it would be a good idea to make sure you don’t find yourself trying to make what could be an important journey and ...
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Drink-driving crashes up by 4%, says DfT

There has been a 4% annual rise in the number of alcohol-related crashes on UK roads, says new Department for Transport (DfT) figures. Provisional figures by the DfT say that in 2018, approximately 5,900 incidents involved at least one driver over the alcohol limit. This equates to 200 more incidents than seen in the previous 12 months. In fact, these figures mean around one in 20 of all reported crashes involved a drunk driver. The central estimate for the number ...
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Respect your team with privacy-focused driver safety solutions

Respect your team with privacy-focused driver safety solutions

Attract New Drivers and Reduce Turnover with Applied Companion, a Fleet-Driver Safety Solution Built on Driver Privacy and Respect Sfara and Applied Driving Techniques deliver fleet safety that respects drivers and their privacyIt’s harder than ever for fleets to attract and retain quality drivers. A leading factor of driver dissatisfaction is often cited as lack of respect, which can derive from invasive fleet management tools and GPS data tracking, both issues of privacy. A joint effort by Sfara and Applied ...
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Sfara Delivers Next-Gen Crash Detection

Sfara Delivers Next-Gen Crash Detection

Sfara Delivers Next-Gen Crash Detection Using an Innovative Multi-layered AI Design: Introducing “Sfara ESP” Technology Sfara announced today the next generation of their patented on-device smartphone crash detection, thereby furthering their industry leadership and the accuracy of their solution. For this next generation, Sfara developed a revolutionary, multi-layered AI process they’ve name ESP for Extended Sensor Processing. ESP performs a post-crash data analysis specifically designed to suppress false positive crash events. “False positives are the bane of the telematics industry, ...
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Christmas Opening Hours 2019

Christmas and New Year 2019 Opening Hours 'Tis the season to be jolly! Mince pies are plentiful and the Christmas tree is up. Someone in the office has brought out the novelty jumper and you're sick of Mariah Carey already. We won't even talk about the office Christmas party... With the winter break approaching fast, we wanted to let you know when our office elves will be taking a short break. Tuesday 24th December: 09:00 to16:00 Wednesday 25th December: Closed Thursday ...
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Nev's Blog: Speed Cameras

Nev’s Blog: Speed Cameras

Nev reflects on the common concerns over speed cameras and shares his knowledge on the obscure ones.'Have I just been flashed by a speed camera?' It's a common thought. Dark mornings and dusky evenings are upon us which only adds to the risk of getting it wrong regarding speed limits, especially on unfamiliar roads. I find that an increasing number of drivers that attend our driver training courses confess to being convicted of speeding offenses. Much of this is simply down ...
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Pinsent Masons and ADT partner up to create 'Line Managers Responsibilities' course

Pinsent Masons and ADT partner up to create ‘Line Managers Responsibilities’ course

Applied Driving Techniques (ADT) has partnered with Pinsent Masons - an international law firm ranking in the top 100 in the world - to create an online course that helps line managers understand their legal compliance and duty of care obligations in regards to work-related road risk.Managing work-related road risk (WRRR) is the law. But it's a law often broken by employers up and down the country. Having a rigorous and appropriate WRRR programme is one of the most impactful ...
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Business Awards

Success at the South Coast Business Awards 2019

On the 11th July 2019, Applied Driving Techniques arrived at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton with their fingers and toes crossed. South Coast Business Awards 2019 invited the most inspiring organisations throughout Hampshire and the Isle of Wight to enjoy a night of celebrations. The awards, organised by the Daily Echo in connection with Business South and Destination Southampton, recognised businesses across a range of categories. The finalists were awarded for innovation, technology, community and much more.Applied Driving Techniques was ...
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Woman Driving to Become a Better Driver

Nev’s Top Tips: 10 Ways to Become a Better Driver

10 Ways to Become a Better DriverWhether you have had five collisions or none, everyone can work to become a better driver. Experience may be important when it comes to driving but with time can come complacency. Why not refresh your driving mind by taking a look at Nev's ten ways to become a better driver.One of the most annoying things about driving these days is getting stuck in traffic and you end up chasing your tail, so give yourself ...
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