South Bend, IN. March 22 — Stay Metrics today announced that Load One, LLC, and P&S Transportation have chosen the Stay Metrics online safety training platform and content to engage drivers with an effective and rewarding learning experience.
Stay Metrics offers the Drive Safe library of online safety training modules to motor carriers as part of its privately branded driver rewards, recognition and engagement platform. The company also provides ongoing research and analytics that enable clients to retain more of their best drivers.
“Everything that Stay Metrics does centers on increasing driver engagement by using the latest scientific methods. Their training platform is a big part of that effort. The modules are short, interactive and help drivers improve safety in a meaningful way,” said John Elliott, Chief Executive Officer of Load One, LLC, an industry leader of time-critical transportation and logistics solutions based in Taylor, Mich.
Stay Metrics develops Drive Safe training modules in partnership with Luma, a provider of engaging digital education solutions grounded in learning science. Each module is no more than six minutes long and uses a combination of video, animation, text, audio and interactive game elements that cater to the unique learning preferences and learning culture of truck drivers.
Load One converted to Stay Metrics training modules in January, 2017, from a different online training platform with content provided by another company. After the first month, the company saw a 14 percent improvement in the number of drivers completing scheduled monthly training. Elliott, who serves as an executive officer of the Truckload Carriers Association, expects that engagement will continue to increase.
P&S Transportation, one of the largest and fastest-growing providers of flatbed truckload transportation and logistics, plans to activate the Drive Safe training platform for all drivers on April 1.
Birmingham, Ala.-based P&S Transportation is the largest of eight companies owned by PS Logistics that will be converting to the Stay Metrics training platform. A total of 2,000 drivers at the combined companies will be using the Drive Safety training library. PS Logistics will also include some of its own internally produced videos.
“When reviewing the training that Stay Metrics provides, we felt that it engaged the driver and could produce more effective learning,” said Johnathan Marshall, Director of Safety for PS Logistics. “We believe the level of driver engagement will continue to increase with the additional opportunities for points and education from the training.”
Both Load One and P&S Transportation will reward drivers for completing scheduled training and for many other activities. Drivers receive points to redeem towards more than 4,000 non-cash items ranging from consumer goods to vacation packages from an online catalog in the privately branded rewards platform.
“Load One and P&S Transportation share a deep commitment to the success, safety and well-being of their drivers. The Drive Safe training platform will strengthen their efforts to improve safety and to reward and recognize drivers for making positive contributions,” said Tim Hindes, Chief Executive Officer of Stay Metrics.
About Stay Metrics
The Stay Metrics driver engagement platform helps trucking companies engage, reward and keep their best drivers. Carriers see improved driver retention by using a unique custom-branded loyalty rewards program to recognize driver performance, in combination with driver feedback interviews, surveys, and related research. The platform includes a driver communication and resource hub, in addition to safety and wellness training. Stay Metrics is based at Innovation Park at Notre Dame. For more information visit www.staymetrics.com
About Load One, LLC
Load One, LLC is an industry leader focused on providing complete time critical transportation and logistics solutions for our customers. Combining the asset-based expedite and truckload sides of its business, with the flexibility of non-asset based logistics divisions, allows the ability to offer more effective solutions.
Load One offers a wide variety of transportation services which include, but are not limited to ground expedite, air charter, air freight, logistics management, truckload, and specialized curtain-side flatbeds.For more information visit www.load1.com or www.facebook.com/loadone
About PS Logistics
PS Logistics is one of the country’s fastest-growing providers of flatbed truckload transportation and logistics, primarily serving customers in the building materials, oil and natural gas, and steel industries. Based in Birmingham, Alabama, PS Logistics is an irregular route carrier servicing 48 states. Its focus on flatbed trucking and experienced drivers, owner-operators, and staff make it an industry leader.
Companies owned by PS Logistics are P&S Transportation, Blair Logistics, Loudon County Trucking, Purdy Brothers Trucking, MTB, Red Mountain Transportation, National Strategic Transport and HS Express.