Bosses Rebuilding: Eroad's Steven Newman

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 14 Jul 2020, 7:44PM
Eroad founder, chief executive and major shareholder Steven Newman. Photo / Supplied

Bosses Rebuilding: Eroad's Steven Newman

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 14 Jul 2020, 7:44PM

Our latest Bosses Rebuilding guest is a prime example of the importance of research and development in the post-Covid world.

E-Road is in the business of road transport. They have managed to wane truckies off the manual logging of driving hours and breaks taken, and introduced them to a digital solution to help to keep to rules and regulations  and make sure drivers stay safe.

The company's revenue lifted by a whopping 32 percent in the year to March, and its latest brainchild is an on-board computer to detect driver fatigue and crashes.

Chief executive Steven Newman joined Heather du Plessis-Allan to discuss how it all works.

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