The Last of the Summer Holidays

This year the April holidays greet us relatively early, in fact, almost an entire month earlier than that of 2012. Only four months into the year and the December holidays seem like a distant memory and the upcoming long weekends are ready to be welcomed with open arms. The hustle and bustle of a new year, new deadlines and New Year’s resolutions to achieve, can take its toll, so let’s kick back and enjoy.

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Smartphone Tracking Solutions for Everyday Living

To make our customers’ lives even easier, we have developed an upgraded version of our Internet Tracking site that now offers Matrix MX3 customers a single platform where they can manage fuel and maintenance expenses, track their private and business trips and view past and present trips on a map. The site is web-based so that tracking and vehicle management details can be managed anywhere and at any time, helping our customers to save time.

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Checklist for some of the do’s and don’ts on the road

Holiday season is just around the corner and this usually entails extensive media coverage highlighting holiday road incidents. These incidents will then be used to create the ‘official’ road death statistics and ultimately compared to previous the years. Sometimes they are higher and sometimes they are lower. The scary thing is that it happens every day on our roads and not just holiday periods. Whichever way it goes this year, you are still 14 times more likely to die on South African roads compared to the USA!
With many South Africans using our roads to get to their holiday destination, below is a quick checklist of some of the dos and don’ts on the road to help you and your loved ones arrive at your destination safely.

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Matrix Launches New Upgraded Internet & Logbook Site

Matrix understands that there are many other things that customers would rather spend their time doing and so in order to make their lives easier, we are launching an upgraded version of our Internet Tracking site. This new site will now include Tax Logbook and other tools that will help customers to manage all their vehicle expenses and activities from a single platform!

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MiX Telematics receives ‘Best Employers’ award

Liza MacRitchie, Brand and Communications Manager of MiX Telematics (Africa - Consumer), had the following comments when interviewed by the CRF Institute about her experience with MiX Telematics:

"MiX Telematics presents individuals with a dynamic and ever-changing environment, affording them the opportunity to grow and develop into roles that defy traditional job titles. This unique environment also encourages creativity without boundaries, which means that there is natural interaction across departments, with innovation as a key focused outcome."

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Reduce your risk of road accidents this holiday season

The Easter holiday traffic has already started hotting up with holidaymakers experiencing road congestion and road accidents since early this morning. Dave Johnston, consultant for the Matrix Road Safety Association, offers some additional tips for road users as they prepare for and embark on their holiday voyages.

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Easter Holiday Road Safety Tips

Every year there are many accidents and fatalities reported in the press over the Easter holidays. Dave Johnston, a consultant for the Matrix Road Safety Association, offers some road safety tips to ensure that you arrive safely at your destination.

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