Active Telematics and SmartCap Technologies Announce their International Alliance
Brisbane, QLD Australia – 15 February 2017 – SmartCap Technologies, the thought leaders in driver fatigue, have announced their new partnership with Malaysia’s leading telematics solution provider, Active Telematics as their distributor to the Malaysian market.
Since 2014, Active Telematics have continuously provided their esteemed customers with quality solutions and exceptional product support. Combining Active Telematics vision and SmartCap Technologies passion for providing drivers with sophisticated fatigue monitoring technology, both organization’s hope to have a strong influence on fatigue management in the region.
The need for technologies to make drivers safer is stronger than ever. Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai stated in January of this year that Malaysian roads were getting more deadly. During 2016 7,152 fatalities were reported, a significant jump from 6,706 in 2015. The frightening figures indicate that more needs to be done to target the major causes of road accidents, including fatigue.
Active Telematics and SmartCap Technologies are working together to not just provide a fatigue monitoring solution to the Malaysian market, but to also help with the behavioral change of drivers and operators with their unique product – Life by SmartCap.
Active Telematics Co-Founder and Managing Director Mr. Omar Hatmi elaborated on the goals of the new alliance saying ‘Active Telematics delivers solutions where driver behaviour information is a key focus, along with vehicle performance and utilization’.
‘SmartCap is an essential tool for drivers and fleet owners to know the real-time condition of driver fatigue and how to make daily operations safer. We are confident our customers will see the immediate results when they implement SmartCap in their fleets’ Mr. Hatmi said.