Global positioning system or GPS is a navigation system comprised of a network of 24 satellites that when correct signals are picked up, users are able to obtain their exact location.
So how does GPS tracking benefit us?
GPS tracking takes away a parent’s anxiety over their children taking long drives going home from college. With the technology, parents will be able to know where the kids are and when they are going back home.
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GPS tracking is the parent’s new best friend. When their teenagers are not yet home at a particular time, you won’t have to call them and ask where they are (not that they will tell you). You just miscall the device and you will instantly know their exact location.
If you’re going out alone for a road trip or some place you’re not familiar with, you will never have to fear of getting lost.
You will be able to serve your customers better. With GPS technology, you can identify which of your employees is nearest to the client that needs assistance. You can relay to your client the accurate information on when exactly they can receive their delivery. This will leave your customers happy and satisfied with your service.
This is also beneficial to companies using GPS tracking because it will allow them to track their employees’ driving, if the drivers are moving above the speed limit. Whether the driver is idling or has got the vehicle moving without proper authorization. GPS tracking allows you to monitor your drivers and prevent this from happening. This will in return help you reduce expenses on fuel and overtime pay.
For drivers, they no longer need to maintain a log for their every delivery.
Installing GPS tracking device on your vehicles also makes you eligible for insurance discounts.