India comes in second place according to the population all over the world. Numbers of accidents are increasing day by day in India due to the carelessness of the transportation system and heavy traffic. This is a major problem for the government of India. To increase the safety of passengers and the efficiency of the transportation system, the government has designed the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS).
Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) is a set of the standard developed by Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI). Automotive Industry Standard (AIS) is an Intelligent Transportation System to get control complete control over the public transportation system in India. The main points of focus of ITS are emergency management, public transport management, traffic management solutions, etc.
AIS 140 is a set of guidelines among many in AIS for the transportation system. To meet with the AIS 140 guidelines every commercial vehicle will need to have a real-time GPS tracking system with the camera surveillance system & emergency notification buttons.
The Government made it must for all the states to implement the standards, equip AIS 140 compliant GPS tracking devices with tracking software for all buses carrying passenger & other public transport vehicles from 1st April 2018.
The government hoped that it would eliminate all major traffic-related issues & help Regional Traffic Office (RTO) in locating a vehicle in case of an emergency like theft, accident, etc. Passengers also have some ways to inform to the control room in case of a mishap or other emergencies. Both the existing vehicles and new ones will be required to be deployed with GPS and emergency button.
Main guidelines of AIS 140:
• Automatic vehicle maintenance and Health monitoring
• Emergency Alert button
• Real-time automatic Vehicle Location Tracking
• In-vehicle automatic ticketing
• In-vehicle recording video and surveillance
• In-vehicle passengers’ information
AIS 140 GPS tracking is must for public transportation system, private bus operators, the fleet of cars, taxis, buses, institutional transportation, and many others. So if you have any business among these you should use AIS 140 GPS trackers.
Letstrack AIS 140 GPS Tracking Devices are made keeping all the guidelines of the government of India. Letstrack AIS 140 GPS trackers has a lot of required features such as SOS emergency button, multiple alarms; embedded eSim, Government approved emergency button, Dual Network Sim and many more.