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September 09, 2020
"This technology allowed Birmingham to previously run routes more efficiently, which could also play a role when returning to in-person learning and navigating the social distancing requirements brought on by COVID-19."
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September 08, 2020
"Volvo Trucks North America and Mack Trucks have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Samsara"
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September 01, 2020
"Here are three best practices to achieve data transparency and increase the lifetime value of your vehicles..."
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August 25, 2020
"One of the Samsara’s greatest advantages is the sheer number of integrations available with hardware, such as dashcams and wireless sensors, and third-party software, including payroll, customer relations management (CRM), transportation management software (TMS), route planning, inventory management software, fuel cards, and more."
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August 24, 2020
"Our AI Dash Cams help keep drivers safe while they’re on the road. Samsara offers the ability to create live-share links with embedded real-time GPS data, so customers are aware of precisely when a load will be arriving."
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August 17, 2020
"One of Sprint Waste’s most recent accolades came from tech company Samsara, which chose Sprint to receive its Top Fleet Award in the Safest Fleet category."
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August 11, 2020
"Samsara is now targeting essential industries like warehousing, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, and agriculture by building products that help with monitoring worker safety – an area where the company has seen higher demand."
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August 06, 2020
"Bad driving behaviors tend to happen at the beginning and end of driving shifts, Samsara said on Thursday, following a study that looked at 2 million such incidents"
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August 05, 2020
"With this technology now available for eligible Nationwide E&S insureds, we have the opportunity to protect even more drivers and give them the tools to prevent road accidents before they occur"
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July 23, 2020
"ArcBest Technologies began working with Samsara to meet electronic logging device (ELD) compliance requirements for ABF Freight, ArcBest’s less-than-truckload carrier...The collaboration effort resulted in an innovative, customized digital platform."
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July 22, 2020
"GP Transco drivers told Samsara that the carrier is responsive to their requests and ideas. This has led the fleet to update safety policies based on driver feedback, such as a policy for dispatchers to confirm drivers are 'hands-free' before engaging in phone conversations."
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July 20, 2020
"Athens-Clarke County a 50% decrease in harsh events, and a reduction in the frequency of unsafe turnarounds. Furthermore, tracking route performance allowed the county to expand their service area while achieving a 58% improvement in fuel efficiency."
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July 16, 2020
"Our focus at Samsara is to bring the benefits of IoT to the industries that power our economy. We've already seen tremendous adoption of IoT across commercial fleets and industrial operations, where access to data has led to dramatic decreases in trucking accidents, reduced carbon emissions, and higher-quality service at a lower cost."
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July 09, 2020
"If you are a fleet owner you now know all about the vehicle through Navistar and all about drivers through Samsara."
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July 01, 2020
"The main goal of SeniorCare EMS for deploying the Samsara platform was reducing accident frequency and severity, with a special emphasis on reducing rear end, intersection and fatigue-related collisions."
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July 01, 2020
“The first item is really about moving from a reactive approach to safety to something that is more proactive or preventative...That’s really where the new artificial intelligence, the real-time features, come into play.”
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June 25, 2020
"Samsara has allowed us to track all of these events in real time, so if something does happen, we immediately communicate with the drivers."
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June 16, 2020
"While speeds were rising, incidents of harsh braking and acceleration declined. Samsara customers using the company's advanced artificial intelligence dash cams...found as much as a 40% decrease across all states."
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June 16, 2020
"Some telling data points come this week from Samsara, a sensor and analytics company plugged into 500,000 vehicles, that found a 20 percent increase in severe speeding during the main pandemic shutdown."
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June 15, 2020
"To help maintain social distancing protocols, customers like Kerns Trucking, are ‘clocking in’ with Samsara's Driver App. Drivers are now messaging dispatch when they start their day rather than their usual punch card system to avoid unnecessary social contact."
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June 11, 2020
"The newest member of Together for Safer Roads, Samsara, is leading innovation in an area we believe to be critical to this mission – technology."
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June 10, 2020
"'These in-cab alerts enabled by AI are designed to act as an ‘extra set of eyes’ for drivers,'said Ingo Wiegand, director of Product Management at Samsara."
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June 02, 2020
"Through a new turnkey integration in beta between Samsara and Ford Data Services, customers will be able to access critical data to make better decisions."
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May 20, 2020
"Utilizing Samsara's ELD compliance solution in its 4,700 vehicles, Clean Harbors is on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19."
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May 19, 2020
"The Samsara survey found 85% of electric truck owners said traditional vehicles cost more than electric trucks to maintain. And 53% of managers said they will use savings to increase driver wages."
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May 19, 2020
"A survey of fleet managers by the technology firm Samsara reports 90 percent saying “EVs were the inevitable future of commercial fleets."
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May 15, 2020
"In an internal survey, Samsara found that over 50% of its dash cam customers used footage to exonerate innocent drivers and were saving an average of between $5,000 to $25,000 on every incident."
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May 05, 2020
"Capturing data through devices that Samsara provides is incredibly helpful in understanding driver behavior."
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May 05, 2020
"Cash-Wa Distributing is able to manage its tractor and trailer assets with a single cellular connection via the Samsara platform."
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May 01, 2020
"It’s not a common practice among construction fleets, but for Risk Manager Troy Betts, the decision to install dash cams from Samsara two years ago has gone above and beyond his expectations."
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April 28, 2020
"Samsara's AI Dash Cam has received an honorable mention in the AI and Data category for its critical role in protecting the truck drivers who power our economy."
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April 22, 2020
"He also explains that the company’s core value drivers are: safety, efficiency, and sustainability, with a long-term goal of identifying how it can positively impact businesses and help them optimize all these things."
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April 17, 2020
"Clean Harbors has teamed up with Samsara to provide the best practices on vehicle sanitization during the COVID-19 pandemic."
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April 15, 2020
"Complying with the new visibility requirements has become easier for Stokes Trucking, a 35-truck refrigerated carrier, since it began using an ELD system from Samsara."
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April 14, 2020
"One final aspect of the system that sold Lesiak on Samsara was the customer service the company provided. Whenever a glitch has come up, they’ve taken care of it right away."
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April 01, 2020
"Samsara is an industry leader when it comes to advanced fleet management services. It covers almost everything you could ask for..."
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March 31, 2020
"Samsara is included on Inc.'s second annual list of the most dynamic private companies in the U.S."
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March 24, 2020
"Stokes Trucking started getting more requests for temperature data from shippers, freight brokers and receivers. The company uses an ELD and fleet management system from Samsara."
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March 24, 2020
"While change management can be challenging, it's an important step in adopting dash cams and building a culture of safety within your organization."
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March 10, 2020
"Designed to consolidate data from all makes and models of heavy equipment in the cloud for easy accessibility, the J1939 helps construction fleets make critical decisions to improve operational efficiency and positively impact their bottom line."
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March 10, 2020
"Samsara is ranked among the top 100 startups liked best by their employees."
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March 04, 2020
"The City of Boston is using Samsara to gain real-time visibility into its electric vehicles and ensure its snowplow contractors are accountable and billing correctly."
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March 03, 2020
"The new electric vehicle (EV) features, developed in collaboration with EV customers, give fleet managers remote visibility into their electric and hybrid vehicles."
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March 03, 2020
"Customers can now get real-time looks at battery levels of their electric and hybrid vehicles, optimized route planning for EVs, along with more data, assistance and look at ROI."
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February 26, 2020
"Samsara provides comprehensive and real-time insight into vehicle and driving data, which allows for more accurate cost and risk modeling."
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February 26, 2020
"Samsara has announced a new partnership with Uber Freight to decrease the cost of compliance and increase efficiency for shippers, carriers, and drivers."
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February 18, 2020
"Customers’ feedback helped Samsara zero-in on design principles that were key – a unified platform, intuitive design, and a platform built for teams."
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February 12, 2020
"Here are three ways your operations team can strategically utilize your fleet to run an efficient, safe, and profitable construction company, despite a limited pool of workers."
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February 11, 2020
"In addition to free Samsara AI dash cams, RLI customers who participate in the program will receive a discount up to 5% on their insurance premium."
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February 07, 2020
"Investing in a fleet-tracking platform has a great ROI for institutions and passengers."
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February 06, 2020
"In recent years, an increased amount of organizations have prioritized environmental sustainability, particularly through the adoption of electric vehicles. But what does this rise in EV adoption mean for the trucking industry?"
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February 03, 2020
"Now, dispatching and fleet management has been further streamlined for the company's shared customers by the launch of a full workflow integration between Samsara and LoadMaster"
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February 03, 2020
"This expanded integration shares data seamlessly and immediately across both Samsara and McLeod platforms, creating a better experience for drivers and dispatchers alike"
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February 03, 2020
"The enhanced workflow will enable dispatchers to not only track and trace trucks and driver hours of service (HOS), but also to directly control dispatch operations, communicate with drivers and track trailer assets in real time."
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January 31, 2020
"Fleet management company Samsara has introduced a new compliance dashboard to provide visibility into fleets’ hours-of-service (HOS) violations"
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January 28, 2020
"Samsara’s new Compliance Dashboard gives users the real-time status of the most critical compliance metrics."
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January 23, 2020
"'But the real game changer will lie within technology that enables managers to be proactive about these incidents,' said Horowitz of Samsara."
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January 14, 2020
"Partnering with Fontaine will make hardware installation even easier and faster for our customers, which gives them more time to focus on their deployment, driver training, and perfecting the processes needed to deliver value to their organization."
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January 07, 2020
"Consolidation is starting to change the market as well. EnVue Telematics, for example, has partnered with Samsara. Samsara products in the telematics industry focus on fleet safety, operational efficiency, and driver safety."
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January 06, 2020
"Samsara, an IoT company, provides another option for waste haulers through its sensors that enable end-users to connect real-time data about machines, trucks, and other assets used in daily operations to the cloud for full real-time visibility."
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January 03, 2020
"Mike Turner, vice president of DF Carrier, says the fleet reduced its insurance premium for 2019-20 by nearly half after it implemented [Samsara's] camera technology."
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January 02, 2020
"The industrial IoT era is among us...five-year-old Samsara is one of the companies leading the way."
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January 02, 2020
"Since installing Samsara’s dash cameras, we have more actionable data, we’re able to give feedback to our drivers faster and more accurately, and because of that, we can make more informed decisions for our business."
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December 24, 2019
"While the driver wasn’t able to use their cell phone due to lack of reception, Samsara dash cams recognized the harsh event, automatically uploaded the footage to the cloud, and alerted the manager who pinpointed the truck’s location and sent help."
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December 06, 2019
"Samsara is collecting 100 billion data points a year. Reviewing that much is unwieldy and unmanageable... but technology can identify the ones that matter."
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November 28, 2019
"The technology has been intuitive and effective — with real-time notifications we’ve been able to invest the time and money we’ve saved into other parts of the business."
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November 26, 2019
"With Samsara's enterprise platform, the startup aims to help companies improve the efficiency of their operations using real-time GPS tracking, wireless sensors, video and mobile applications."
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October 23, 2019
"The City of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. has used Samsara to reduce vehicle downtime by 28%, reduce idle time by 20%, and decrease fuel consumption by 5%."
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October 09, 2019
"Throughout the pod, Collin and Nick discuss how to hire sales reps, how to maintain a great culture in a growing company, and the importance of mentorship."
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October 03, 2019
"Samsara is a great example of how quickly a company can grow and capture market share through exceptional execution."
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September 19, 2019
"The Township of Edison, N.J., has been able to reduce its non-public-safety fleet by about 25% by monitoring vehicle use with Samsara."
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September 12, 2019
"'For us, it’s really about investing in our employees,' said Melissa Yeh when explaining why Samsara offers fertility benefits."
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September 10, 2019
"Samsara started out by providing fleet management tools, such as GPS tracking for trucks and accompanying cloud-based software that monitors routes and vehicle performance. It later expanded to offer products that check and diagnose equipment problems, and track factory product defects in sectors including oil and gas, automotive and food production."
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September 10, 2019
"Samsara is targeting a massive opportunity - operations represents over 20 percent of GDP. What they've already created is impressive but in 10 years we'll look back and see that, where Samsara is today, was just the beginning."
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September 06, 2019
"Safety coaching pays off. In one year a Samsara client with 150 drivers saw a 75% reduction in harsh driving events, down from 20 to 30 harsh events daily to fewer than five events a day."
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September 04, 2019
Samsara named #3 on LinkedIn's 2019 Top Startups List: "They have 280 open roles across everything from engineering to sales to marketing — and that’s just the start."
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August 18, 2019
Samsara named one of the top IoT companies to work for: "These companies are the highest rated by employees working for them based on a comparison of...their respective Glassdoor scores."
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April 10, 2019
"The dash cams, which can record the road or both the road and the cab, can alert the driver and fleet manager of unsafe driving, such as following a vehicle too closely, drowsiness or texting while driving."
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March 28, 2019
"This traditional approach to shipping is being disrupted by a number of well-well-funded, ambitious startups. Companies like Samsara, Convoy, and Freight Rover are introducing next-generation hardware, software tools and other solutions to optimize shipping at scale."
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March 19, 2019
"Samsara's new A.I.-powered dash cam, which was introduced in February, uses computer vision to interpret road scenes, detect rolling stops, read speed limits, and identify distraction or tailgating. The company has pushed out several camera updates just in the past year."
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February 28, 2019
"Samsara had been in the IoT (Internet of Things) sensor business before it got focused on how to use those sensors in the company's larger platform for fleet operations. Among its recent products, Samsara's AG24/AG45 asset-monitoring gateways are installed on powered and unpowered assets and can work with various wireless sensors — temperature, door securement, and cargo sensors being several examples — to gather millions of data points."
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February 15, 2019
"Samsara, a San Francisco-based tech firm that is developing internet-connected sensors to monitor mobile assets, has unveiled a dash camera that uses artificial intelligence to identify dangerous driving behaviors."
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February 13, 2019
"San Francisco-based IoT logistics startup Samsara has opened its first east coast headquarters in midtown Atlanta. The office already has 30 people with plans to grow to over 100 this year and 400-plus in the next three years."
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February 13, 2019
"Fleet management solutions provider Samsara has opened an East Coast hub in Atlanta as it continues to expand its footprint, the San Francisco-based company announced."
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February 12, 2019
"Atlanta will be the East Coast hub of the San Francisco-based company, which has pulled in $240 million in venture capital backing."
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February 12, 2019
"Samsara's latest commercial dashcam unveiled Monday and shipping this month builds in stronger AI capabilities and hardware upgrades to recognize and alert drivers of things like speed limits and pedestrians or vehicles ahead in dangerous proximity—even in real time."
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February 11, 2019
"Connected operations company Samsara has introduced a dash camera that uses artificial intelligence to improve driver and fleet safety. By embedding the latest A.I. and machine learning technology in the camera system, Samsara gives customers the tools to enhance fleet safety and reduce accident-related costs, according to the company."
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February 11, 2019
"Samsara added a new AI Dash Camera to its technology platform that includes tools for driver safety, fleet management, and compliance."
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February 11, 2019
"Connected operations company Samsara has introduced a dash camera that uses artificial intelligence to improve driver and fleet safety. By embedding the latest A.I. and machine learning technology in the camera system, Samsara gives customers the tools to enhance fleet safety and reduce accident-related costs, according to the company."
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February 03, 2019
Forbes names Samsara one of the top 25 IoT startups to watch in 2019
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January 05, 2019
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December 28, 2018
"Focusing on a segment of Internet of Things (IoT) called connected operations, Samsara uses sensors, and cloud technology to collect data on operations that it uses to improve safety and efficiency in transportation, logistics, food delivery, and manufacturing."
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December 28, 2018
"Samsara offers a wide range of data, information, and telematics solutions for industrial applications: in transportation, this largely means sensors ranging from ELDs to cameras and diagnostics."
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December 28, 2018
Samsara banks $100M at a $3.6B valuation for its internet-connected sensors.
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December 17, 2018
"The system's camera vision technology can detect distracted driving and tailgating events by analyzing a driver's gaze, following distance and nearby objects."
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December 14, 2018
"First thing in the morning when I come in and turn on my computer, I pull up Samsara to see where my trucks are. It's become so integral to our operations. It's just how we do business."
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December 04, 2018
"We are committed to achieving best practices in fleet safety. And we firmly believe Samsara will help take us to the next level of fleet safety."
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October 01, 2018
Samsara announces new partnership with McLeod Software, enabling seamless access to data needed for dispatch operations.
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September 06, 2018
LinkedIn names Samsara one of the top startups to work for in 2018
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July 25, 2018
“Samsara—which developed Schwebel Baking’s tracking platform—has designed camera systems that record both the driver and the road to capture video of dangerous incidents and provide coaching and analysis of driver actions.”
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