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  1. Bakery Fleet Boosts Safety with SmartDriveRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Within the first three weeks after it deployed the SmartDrive Systems video-based driver safety program, Mid South Baking Company boosted its internal safety score by 68%, according to the company. That improvement included an increase in seatbelt use of 94 percent, the reduction of incomplete stops by 67 percent and the reduction of distracted driving and unsafe following practices by a full 100 percent.


  2. SmartDrive delivers new Promise, announces fleet adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    CINCINNATI. A recent deployment of the SmartDrive video-based safety program by Mid South Baking Company has significantly improved its safety profile, according to SmartDrive Systems, which released the news this week at the National Private Truck Council's 2015 Annual Education Management Conference and Exhibition here.


  3. Southern California Sees $1.9 Billion In Q1 Deals, Biggest Since Dot Com BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 |

    ... included $186M invested in Lynda , $76.28M invested in San Diego's aTyr Pharma , and $50.0M invested in SmartDrive Systems . The Los Angeles area saw a total of $1.476 billion in Q1 deals--including that giant round for SpaceX--San Diego saw $270.1M ...


  4. SmartDrive Raises $50 Million to Expand Video-Based Safety TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Transport Topics

    SmartDrive Systems, a provider of video-based safety technology, has received $50 million in funding to support its global expansion and product development efforts. The financing was provided by venture capital firms Oak Investment Partners and New Enterprise Associates as well as Wabco, a supplier of safety technologies for commercial vehicles.


  5. SmartDrive Systems raises $50 millionRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    According to SmartDrive, the funding, provided by Oak Investment Partners, New Enterprise Associates and WABCO, will fuel the company's global expansion, further propel product innovation and support the brand's growing patent portfolio. "There is significant momentum around video analytics in the transportation sector," CEO Steve Mitgang said.


  6. SmartDrive Systems raises $50M in funding for global expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | San Diego Source

    SmartDrive Systems, a company that provides driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, announced Monday that it has raised $50 million in funding.


  7. Wabco to introduce collision mitigation system with long-range radarRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    The company also made a number of other announcements at the show, including an investment in SmartDrive Systems, a plant expansion and a supply agreement with Hendrickson Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems . According to Wabco, the all season radar system provides performance even in situations such as white outs, heavy rain, dense fog, blinding sunshine or night time driving when camera-based sensors may be impaired.


  8. BusinessSan Diego's video telematics cluster makes truck fleets saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... the year before. - Nelvin C. Cepeda For more than a decade, two San Diego technology companies - Lytx and SmartDrive Systems - fought to convince commercial truck operators that they needed video in the cab to reduce accidents and cut fuel costs. ...