Winners of the Australasia Fleet Safety Awards 2019, sponsored by the NZ Transport Agency, are listed here.
Awards for organisations
Company Driver Safety Award
sponsored by SurePlan
For the organisation that has implemented initiatives that do most to promote and achieve safer driving among employees.
Winner – GPC Asia Pacific
Highly commended – Foodstuffs, Johnson Controls
Fleet Safety Product Award
For the product that does the most to improve fleet safety through innovation.
Winner – eDriving
Highly commended – Argus Tracking, EROAD
Road Safety in the Community Award
sponsored by Bridgestone
For the organisation that has worked hardest with its community to improve road safety for all road users. This organisation will have road safety at the heart of its corporate social responsibility ethos.
Winner – DB Breweries
Safe Vehicles Award
For the organisation that has done the most to improve the safety of its vehicles. For instance trough comprehensive and effective checking and maintenance procedures, vehicle specification and modification, and or/use of technology.
Winner – VISA Global Logistics
Sustainable Journeys Award
sponsored by McFall Fuel
For the organisation that has done the most to reduce risk and fuel emissions by introducing sustainable travel and journey routing choices, such as encouraging cycling, walking and public transport use as alternatives to driving, using more environmentally-friendly fuels and vehicles, and/or reducing transport needs.
Winner – Abley
Awards for individuals
Road Risk Manager of the Year Award
sponsored by Suzuki New Zealand
For the risk or fleet manager who has implemented exemplary road risk management policies with proven results.
Winner – Fauzia Ali, Johnson Controls
Highly commended – Blair Inglis, Foodstuffs
Outstanding Commitment to Road Safety Award
sponsored by NZ Transport Agency
For the individual that has gone above and beyond the call of duty in their commitment to road safety, not just within their organisation but also the wilder community. Organisations cannot enter this award themselves, but can nominate someone else within the industry.
Winner – Chris L’Ecluse, Teletrac Navman
Highly commended – Sgt Steve Jones, NZ Police