Winners of the Australasia Fleet Safety Awards 2018 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 – NZ Racing Board
Highly commended – Z Energy
Fleet Safety Product Award
For the product that does the most to improve fleet safety through innovation.
Winner – EROAD
Highly commended – Fleetcoach, Teletrac Navman
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 – NZ Trucking Association – Safety MAN Truck
Highly commended – Waste Management
Safe Vehicles Award
sponsored by the NZ Transport Agency
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 – Hino Australia
Highly commended – McCarthy Transport
Sustainable Journeys Award
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 – Waste Management
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 – John Ireland, University of Waikato
Outstanding Commitment to Road Safety Award
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 – Geoff Duffy