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Safety & Accident

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Run Flat Tires: Promise vs. Reality

Two systems vie for market share. Yet major engineering challenges must be overcome before either gains full acceptance.

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Gaining Control Over Driver Accident Rates

Dave Vance, Fleet Response’s director of safety services, studies driver and crash incident data to identify causes and establish preventability.

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Chrysler: Safety and Security is a Top Priority

Chrysler is enhancing vehicle safety in 2008 with the latest safety and security features.

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OnStar Innovations Enhances Safety of Fleet Drivers

Available on more than 50 GM models, OnStar helps keep fleet drivers on the road and heading in the right direction. And in the event of an accident, help is summoned automatically or is just one button press away.

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Safety Starts Before an Accident

GM keeps vehicles on the road with all-wheel drive, StabiliTrak, and traction control, and makes sure vehicles stop with anti-lock brake systems.

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Ford Keeps Drivers Alert and Away from Danger

Ford is taking a proactive approach to safety with technologies to help drivers avoid accidents before they occur.

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Safety Program Protects Employees and Bottom

AmeriFleet’s unique business model incorporates driver safety performance into overall job evaluation. The company also ties bonus dollars to safety. New-hire training is a vital part of the model’s success.

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Reducing the Risk of Rollover Crashes

Highlighted are the causes of rollover crashes and ways to prevent them. Driver education is critical.

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10 Things Drivers Should Do in Case of an Accident

Government and National Safety Council statistics report that millions of Americans are involved in traffic crashes each year. Here are 10 steps for your drivers to follow when they find themselves in a crash incident.

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Accident Management Costs Hold Steady

The average fleet claim severity for 2006 was $1,869.87, an increase of $48.81 over 2004. Also experiencing a slight increase in 2006 was the percent of accidents deemed preventable.

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