Cell-phone use while driving continues to be an ongoing and underreported cause of highway crashes and high liability payments. For trucking fleets, cell-phone use is especially dangerous: Because of their size and weight, the stakes are higher when a heavy-duty truck is in a crash. And if the driver is at fault — and especially at fault due to a preventable action like cell-phone use — heavy duty fleets can find themselves at the wrong end of a steep lawsuit, also known as a “nuclear verdict,” the financial consequences of which are extremely high.
Fortunately, technology can eliminate cell phone distraction — and help fleets avoid nuclear verdicts.
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