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How to maximise the benefits of telematics systems

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 2:08 pm | Brake NZ

A digital revolution is transforming the way we monitor vehicles and drivers. In-vehicle data recorders, also known as ‘telematics’, are capable of recording and processing a large amount of information at an extraordinary rate. If used effectively, this ... More >>

Road crash victims remembered as part of worldwide day

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 4:08 pm | Brake NZ

Loved ones were remembered and emergency services thanked as part of the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims last Sunday 17 November at a memorial ceremony in Orewa. The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims is commemorated on ... More >>

Experts to discuss vehicle technology at road safety event

Friday, 25 October 2019, 9:55 am | Brake NZ

Road safety charity Brake is urging companies to look at vehicle technology as a means to tackle road risk and improve the safety of their fleet, and is running a webinar on the topic to share best practice. The webinar, which is free to attend, ... More >>

Educators encouraged to join in with Beep Beep! Day

Thursday, 24 October 2019, 11:39 am | Brake NZ

Early years educators across the country are being urged to take part in a national Beep Beep! Day on Wednesday 20 November. The event, coordinated by Brake the road safety charity, helps to teach children road safety basics and remind parents and ... More >>

Worldwide Remembrance Day a chance to remember loved ones

Thursday, 24 October 2019, 11:12 am | Brake NZ

A memorial event will be held in Orewa next month as part of the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, to remember those killed and injured in crashes and to thank emergency services for the work they do to save lives on our roads. More >>

Safety-conscious companies celebrated at Fleet Safety Awards

Monday, 16 September 2019, 3:55 pm | Brake NZ

Companies have been honoured for working hard to reduce road crashes involving at-work drivers during Brake’s fifth annual Australasian Fleet Safety Awards. More >>

Brake and AfMA offer safety seminar

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 2:46 pm | Brake NZ

Brake, the road safety charity and the Australasian Fleet Management Association are encouraging organisations with at-work drivers to attend a forthcoming seminar on fleet safety. The event, sponsored by MiX Telematics and Vehicle Technologies, ... More >>

Companies urged to address drink and drug driving risks

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 12:18 pm | Brake NZ

Brake, the road safety charity, is urging organisations with staff who drive for work to address drink and drug driving and to implement measures that help to reduce incidents. The charity is running a free online session for professionals with responsibility ... More >>

Last chance to enter 2019 Australasian Fleet Safety Awards

Friday, 14 June 2019, 1:50 pm | Brake NZ

Brake is encouraging fleet operators and suppliers who are working to reduce incidents involving at-work drivers to enter Brake's Australasian Fleet Safety Awards. The road safety charity is reminding companies they have one week left to enter, with ... More >>

Don’t miss out on the Australasian Fleet Safety Awards 2019

Thursday, 25 April 2019, 5:40 pm | Brake NZ

Organisations are invited to enter the fifth annual Australasian Fleet Safety Awards. Brake, the road safety charity organises the awards and is inviting entries from fleet operators and suppliers working to reduce the number of road crashes involving ... More >>

Companies urged to show leadership in fleet safety

Wednesday, 17 April 2019, 2:05 pm | Brake NZ

Brake, the road safety charity, is urging organisations with staff who drive for work to address their road risk and implement measures that help to reduce incidents. The charity is running a free online session for professionals with responsibility ... More >>

Global campaign to prevent driving damage

Tuesday, 12 February 2019, 3:13 pm | Brake NZ

Global campaign to prevent deaths, injuries and pollution caused by vehicles driven for work More >>

Brake calls on fleet operators to do more to protect

Thursday, 6 December 2018, 1:44 pm | Brake NZ

Brake calls on fleet operators to do more to protect vulnerable road users Brake, the road safety charity, is calling on fleet operators to do more to include vulnerable road users in their policies and raise awareness among staff, after its latest Fleet ... More >>

Safety conscious companies recognised at Fleet Safety Awards

Friday, 29 September 2017, 2:48 pm | Brake NZ

Companies have been honoured for working hard to reduce road crashes involving at-work drivers during Brake’s third annual Australasian Fleet Safety Awards. More >>

Brake offers webinar for fleet operators on driver fatigue

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 2:54 pm | Brake NZ

Brake, the road safety charity, is running a free online session for professionals with responsibility for at-work drivers, on the topic of identifying and addressing driver tiredness. More >>

Brake Welcomes Waikato Coroner’s Investigation

Tuesday, 24 May 2011, 5:46 pm | Brake NZ

Brake welcomes news that Waikato Coroner Gordon Matenga will travel to 4 regions throughout the country to hear evidence on 8 cycling deaths to try and identify common trends or information that could prevent a reoccurrence of such tragedies. More >>

National charity launches at start of Decade of Action

Wednesday, 11 May 2011, 2:30 pm | Brake NZ

A national charity, Brake New Zealand, is being launched today calling on New Zealanders to take action to stop deaths and injuries on roads and reduce car-dependence. More >>

 

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