LeasePlan’s New Employee Safe Driving Policy, PHH Arval Names VP Sales and New Business Development, WEX Extending Existing Fuel-Price Program, ARI Employees Recycle Nearly 4 Tons Worth, NexTraq’s New Distracted Driving Solution
LeasePlan Announces Clear Policy on Employee Safe Driving Practices
LeasePlan is taking on distracted driving for employees driving company cars. Employees are not allowed to use phones or smart devices while operating LeasePlan vehicles – period. In addition, LeasePlan is encouraging all employees to sign a safe driving pledge and invite family members to commit to safe driving practices.
PHH Arval Names Michael Klingensmith to Executive Position
Michael Klingensmith has been named Vice President, Sales and New Business Development by PHH Arval. Klingensmith most recently served as Director of US Sales for Stryker Corporation, one of the world’s leading medical technology companies. He’s also help a position as Vice President of New Business Development for the North American Truck Services at General Electric Commercial Finance.
WEX Extending Existing Fuel-Price Program through Q2 2014
WEX Inc. has extended its existing fuel-price risk management through the second quarter of 2014. Going forward, the company intends to hedge approximately 60% of its domestic fuel-price related earnings exposure in every quarter on a rolling basis. The instruments are designed to enhance the visibility and predictability of the company’s future earnings.
ARI Employees Participate in America Recycles Day
ARI recycled nearly four tons of paper and electronics on November 15 as part of America Recycles Day, which is part of the Keep America Beautiful campaign dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the US. Employees were encouraged to bring in electronics and paper waste they were looking to dispose of safely and securely.
NexTraq Releases New Distracted Driving Solution
NexTraq released its new distracted driving solution, NexTraq DriveGuard™ for customers. The solution allows companies to discourage distracted driving by blocking or restricting calls, text, emails, web browsing and more while driving. It’s powered by Cellcontrol, an award-winning distracted driving technology that uses a unique Bluetooth Trigger Unit coupled with a mobile application on a mobile device to block or restrict calls, emails, texting and web browsing.