As we kick off our second edition to the Timely Topics Webinar Series - Mobilizing Toward Safety & Productivity. This monthly series is designed to provide waste and recycling businesses with conversations around challenges in the industry and ways to overcome them.
All managers want their drivers to arrive back safely once a task is performed. Inefficient processes prevent ensured driver safety. Drivers should be conducting precautionary vehicle and safety checks before any route occurs to contribute to safety. Once in the truck, drivers can experience road closures leaving them unsure of how to continue with their paper routes. Guided navigation combined with audio instructions lets drivers keep their eyes on the road instead of trying to find an alternative route in an unknown area. The less time drivers spend on the road minimizes the risk of accidents.
Not only does spending less time on the road equate to safety but so does digitization. Operating with a series of paper trails has become a procedure in the past due to the advancements of technology. Drivers shouldn’t have to spend time at a facility to obtain route or order information. This inefficient way of operating leaves more room for error and takes up time. Incorporating a mobile workforce solution lets the technology create efficient routes and digitize reporting to cut back on administrative tasks. Now, all the information your drivers need is in one accessible place.
During this webinar, we will be focusing on: