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Better Management Through the Technology of GPS Tracking

Fleet management has become much more than just the proper time for acquisition or disposition of vehicles. Thanks to modern technology, through telemetry we are able to find behaviors that influence the way money and time are spent. Companies spend millions of dollars to write and enact policies to help reduce money spent and for the efficiency to grow. Unfortunately not enough time is spent on the managing and enforcement of these policies. Numerous adverse outcomes may be seen because of this lack of follow through, unnecessary time spent on job sites, misallocation of equipment, accidents that result in injury or loss of life. The litigation of these accidents consumes billions of dollars in this country and result in many companies being forced out of their industry or existence.

These issues may be avoided with better management to help enforce the policies already in place today. Fleet management through GPS tracking helps company’s pin-point issues before they become problems. Sometimes the issues that are brought up may be simply fixed with re-education and training or sometimes they result in employees being removed from the position. Ultimately the goal is to make sure the company is operating as safely and efficiently as possible.
GPS tracking provides information and with this information comes responsibility, that’s why a good tracking system needs to help deliver this information in a comprehensive and straight forward manner. The use of management reports and alerts via SMS or email help a company to handle this responsibility and information with much more ease.

Companies these days are able to see where the idling of vehicles is costing them hundreds of thousands of dollars every year or where speeding is leaving them open for litigation at an extremely high percentage. Do you have construction equipment misallocated at job sites? Is this causing your company to spend thousands of dollars too much on rental equipment elsewhere?

When you are tracking your vehicles and equipment you can see exactly what is being used and where it is located, move them around for better efficiency or slow them down for a safer work environment. This is very simple technology at a very low cost. By now I think it is simple to see how better fleet management with the use of technology will provide a return on investment that is not easy to find these days. Do you owe it to your employees and company to better their environment? Do you want to see a reduction in spending and an increase in efficiency?

Call Driver Watch Systems, 407-964-1278, or click on this link today for a comprehensive approach to savings through tracking.

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