I truly believe we are a safer company today through our team’s engagement with Samsara. It’s not only improving our operating efficiency and saving us money, but also deeply engaging our employees in improving safety.”
Michael Leathers VP of Administration, Dohrn Transfer Company
Top Fleet Award: Safest Fleet
SAFETY HAS ALWAYS BEEN A CORE VALUE for Dohrn Transfer Company, a family-owned LTL carrier based in Illinois.
“Safety is our number one value,” said Troy Winthurst, Director of Safety at Dohrn. “We strive every day to have safe facilities, safe vehicles, and provide the best safety tools available so our employees can come home every night to their families.”
After nearly 100 years of operating, Dohrn has learned a trick or two about how to build a world-class safety program. By using Samsara’s dash cams and software, Dohrn achieved an 88% reduction in harsh events and 35% reduction in hours over the speed limit in just 12 months — all while improving driver retention in a highly competitive market.
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Since we started working with Samsara, we have a clearer, more holistic view of safety. We have more data. We’re able to give feedback to our drivers faster and more accurately. We use that information to make better decisions and to show how much safety is improving at Dohrn."
Robert Howard COO, Dohrn Transfer Company
Samsara enables Dohrn Transfer Company to turn safety goals into tangible results.
Dash cams & driver coaching
Samsara’s AI dash cams automatically flag harsh events, providing actionable data for Dohrn to use in personalized coaching sessions with their drivers.
Real-time GPS with Vehicle Gateways
Samsara’s Vehicle Gateways provide live-to-the-second GPS that enables Dohrn to make real-time decisions about driver assignments and proactively share estimated arrival times with customers.