Mobile App

Type of Technology: Text and call blocking system
Target Audience: Commercial vehicle drivers
Manufacturer and Country of Origin: Cellcontrol (USA).
Availability: Must be purchased. Dependent upon number of drivers covered.
Means of Activation: The application is activated by the manager, using the activation code.
Functions:

This application enables managers to eliminate driver access to texts, email, handheld calls, games and any other inappropriate app usage, while allowing mission-critical applications through the system.

Auto-response settings to texts and iMessages enable the driver to tell the manager he/she is driving and will respond upon reaching the destination. Incoming calls are sent to voice mail or a driver can respond to calls using hands-free Bluetooth calls.

The application can detect phones within the vehicle and disable all phones or only phones in the driver’s area.

Restrictions: Dependent upon the company.
Disengagement: The application can be set to give different employees different levels of protection.