Fleet management car tracking device is a tracking device used to track fleets of cars. It is mostly used by public transport companies to monitor their vehicles.
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Using fleet management the location of the vehicle, the speed and direction is determined using GPS and sometimes with cellular triangulation or global navigation satellite.
It also has its security advantages as it could be used to safely shut down a vehicle while it’s operating as well as ability to prevent an engine from starting and prevent movement of a vehicle. Thus it could be used to recover stolen vehicles.
Fleet management grants you access to the vehicle financing, vehicle maintenance, vehicle telematics (tracking and diagnostics), driver management, speed management, fuel management and health and safety management.
Fleet Management helps investors in the transportation sector to minimize risks and improve efficiency in transportation business.
Fleet management is not used only in cars but could be used in ships to monitor and handle aspects like crewing, maintenance and day to day operations.