Accidents happen. No matter how safe your drivers are there will always be collisions. Truck accidents are worse than most. Witnesses tend to blame a large truck even if it wasn't at fault. GPS tracking cameras protect you from expensive insurance claims and exonerate your drivers. Prevent Truck Accidents Most fleet managers know how to handle truck accidents. But prevention is equally important. Dashcam footage helps you see how your drivers are operating on a daily basis. You can look for common causes of fleet accidents and address them before an accident occurs. Top Causes Speeding is the leading cause of fatal large truck accidents. GPS tracking cameras allow you to monitor driver speeds. If a collision happens and your driver wasn't speeding you'll be able to prove it. Distracted driving is to blame for 5.3% of large truck accidents. Whether it's texting and driving or grabbing something from the passenger seat, it's dangerous. If a dashcam shows more swerving than usual, talk to the driver. Impaired driving accounts for 4.4% of fatal fleet accidents. This includes more than drunk driving. It can be fatigue from lack of sleep, illness, and sometimes emotional distress that impacts a driver's ability. Public Perception Dashcam footage is invaluable. Truck accidents insurance cases are difficult to win without evidence. The damage caused by large trucks is brutal. Even in cases when your driver is not at fault, it's not easy to prove. Witnesses tend to sympathize with the smaller vehicle because it is more damaged. Insurance Claims Because of skewed public perception, truck accidents insurance fraud is common. People looking for some quick cash can make a false claim and sometimes might even target a large truck. Truck accidents on fleet need to be covered. GPS tracking cameras are excellent for exonerating accused drivers. They provide hard evidence of their innocence. Without this technology, your fleet is at risk, and odds are they will be blamed regardless of guilt. Installing a dashcam can lower your insurance premium. Tracking Reports In addition to saving you from expensive insurance fees, GPS tracking cameras monitor your drivers. Better visibility of your truck trailers prevents you from theft. Knowing the exact location of your valuable asset makes it impossible to lose. Tracking reports also helps you with day-to-day operations. You can look at your fleet and patterns will emerge. Find when you're being inefficient and work out a system to improve. Monitor to find out if your changes made a difference and create a well-organized system. Protect Your Fleet Now Insurance fraud can wipe out your budget. Unless you protect yourself and your fleet. You need more concrete guarantees than unreliable witnesses. They are likely to remember truck accidents incorrectly. Tracking reports monitor your drivers allowing you to know what they're doing. You don't have to take anyone at their word. GPS tracking cameras end confusion. They record and track without bias and provide you with a sense of safety that's not possible any other way. This comes with one easy installation. For more information, contact us.