"Results have included a 17.54% reduction in harsh braking and acceleration events, a 10% reduction in continuous driving events, an 88.89% reduction in over-speeding events and a 7.44% reduction in total kilometres driven"
To them, the safe operation of heavy motor vehicles on public roads and farm tracks is of utmost importance. They were therefore looking for a system to improve both driver and public safety, enhance milk collection and truck performance, and manage in excess of 1,500 drivers. They also wanted to be proactive in reliability management.
In partnership with New Zealand channel partner, Vehicle Technologies, Fonterra installed a MiX Telematics fleet management solution. Among the results, Fonterra soon noticed a significant reduction in high-speed incidents and rollovers, and found that their drivers were gaining public recognition as being safe and courteous drivers.