One area where vehicle tracking software has proved extremely beneficial in recent years is in helping with taxi fleet management, whether in small towns or big cities.
The latest technology is easy to use, allowing dispatchers and taxi fleet owners to keep tabs on their vehicles and manage them more effectively. Knowing where your drivers are at certain moment’s means that you can work to reduce the time it takes to get to customers and cut down on fuel costs and transportation time.
SPOTER Solutions for Taxi dispatch is designed to keep track of vehicles, where they are at any point in time, logging jobs and directing drivers as well as a host of other useful tools such as live and historic reporting. Depending on road and traffic conditions, owners and fleet managers can keep track of driver behavior such as hard acceleration, braking and engine idling that could be used to improve performance and reduce the possibility of accidents and a more comfortable ride for customers.
Advantages of vehicle tracking technology include:
- Theft Recovery:If a taxi cab driver is ever held at gun point or has his cab stolen the data from the tracking system will quickly lead law enforcement to the location of the stolen cab. Recovering the stolen cab and catching the criminal(s) is much easier when a vehicle is equipped with a GPS tracking device.
- Traffic Jam Avoidance:When a vehicle is installed with a GPS tracking system people monitoring the GPS tracker from a control room can alert cab drivers if they are about to enter an area clogged with traffic. The GPS tracking device allows the operator to easily re-route the cab driver, which saves you money!
- Historical Data:GPS tracking devices have the technological ability to store information for extended periods of time, therefore, if a cab company ever wanted to audit a driver's routes driven for the week they could easily do so by reviewing the historical records of travels by accessing the recorded GPS tracking data.
Spoter Tracking Solution is happily used for fleet management are nothing new among businesses with large numbers of mobile resources. Everyday businesses across the globe contact Tracking System Direct to inquire about Spoter - vehicle tracking products for their monitoring needs.
Why GPS Tracking:
Vehicle tracking systems are commonly used by fleet operators for fleet management functions such as fleet tracking, routing, dispatching, on-board information and security. for example by sending an automatic alert to a phone or email if an alarm is triggered or the vehicle is moved without authorization, or when it leaves or enters a geofence.[/blocknumber]