|Industries:||Transport and Distribution|
|Benefits:||Efficiency | Safety | Complience|
By combining an in-vehicle monitoring system (IVMS) with MiX Vision, MiX’s in-cab video offering, Borg Manufacturing could immediately start monitoring driver behavior, driving hours and vehicle performance in a bid to improve their business outcomes. Implementation began in February 2015 and, by March, the system had already started showing a return on investment.
In terms of RAG scoring, green (safe) scores went from 45% of total km driven to 99% in just six months. Red (unsafe) scores dropped from 22.49% to 0.11% in just seven months, and amber scores dropped from 33.01% to 4.52% over a total reporting period of 16 months.
The company also set up geo-fences in areas where rollovers had happened on a regular basis and dropped speed limits in those areas from 60 km/h to 50 km/h. Drivers had no choice but to slow down, with the result being a 100% reduction in rollovers.
Our crash rates and associated repair and maintenance costs have dropped considerably, ensuring a safer workplace.- Michael Borg, Managing Director
MiX Telematics is a global provider of Fleet Management, Driver Safety and Vehicle Tracking services and solutions.