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Seon and Safe Fleet at APTA 2017

Better Drivers. Safer Vehicles. Smarter Fleets.

From October 9th to 11th, 2017, Seon and their parent company Safe Fleet will join transportation industry leaders at APTA EXPO in Atlanta, Georgia. This show is public transit’s premier showcase of technology, products and services; it’s the only event in North America where innovation and technology converge to accelerate every mode of public transportation.
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Quick Guide: Preparing for Emergencies with Surveillance Technology

When the safety of your passengers and operators is at stake, every second counts. Being proactive with staff training is as important as leveraging security tools. While most transit agencies have video surveillance cameras on their vehicles, there are a few simple strategies transportation teams can use to improve on-board visibility and incident response.
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How School Bus Safety Technology Can Help You Solve Transportation Challenges in 2017

Over the last 50 years, technological advances have shaped the modern world. As technology gets more accessible, it’s expanding into all areas of life. The student transportation industry of tomorrow is not going to be the same as the student transportation industry of today.
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Enhancing Driver Visibility – Removing the Deadly Blind Spot

Every vehicle has blind spots, but transit vehicles are particularly vulnerable to blind spots due to their size and composition.  On a transit bus, blind spots not only impair driver visibility but often lead to deadly (and costly) collisions. Improving driver visibility can increase the safety of passengers and pedestrians and should be an integral part of any transit system’s safety program. But what are some solutions available today that help solve the killer blind spot? Let’s examine a few that have been tried to increase driver visibility and prevent common types of collisions.
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How School Bus Cameras Can Help in Accident Reconstruction

It was a regular Wednesday afternoon for Clayton County bus driver Terry Pettiford, who had just dropped the children off after a volleyball game and was coming back to the bus yard. She was driving down Panhandle Road when all of a sudden a red car crossed the center line and sent the bus off its track into a home.


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The Importance of Digital Video Recording in Public Transit Accident Reconstruction

When public transit is involved in a traffic accident, crash investigators have the difficult task of accident reconstruction. This usually involves an examination and analysis of the roadway, physical evidence, and vehicle damage. Investigators traditionally have produced collision analysis, speed analysis, crash scene mapping, and computer aided drawing programs to simulate what happened.
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