Assuring safety of school kids is the priority for every school & GPS tracking devices can help schools in achieving that, with the right GPS device a school can have all the info they require like, driver’s behavior, when the wrong route is taken, rash driving, bus location & vehicle performance, and can keep parents updated about any delays, serving wide range of needs.
Few reasons why GPS tracking devices must have in School Buses:
Parent wants their child to be safe whether, at home, school & especially on the school bus, every parent wants to know that all possible precautions have been taken to ensure their child's safety. A GPS device enhances the safety of school bus as it provides all the info to parents, minute-to-minute information is what parents need these days when they dispatch their very heart in the school bus. Also, with reliable arrival time, parents don’t need to be worried when there is a delay.
Helps to Reduce Cost
There is no debate on this that GPS tracking devices help in reducing the cost by providing multiple types of information about the vehicles. Bus tracking can help schools in cutting the unnecessary fuel & maintenance cost; this device can help in improving route efficiency, reduce idle time & prevent any misuse of the school bus by the bus driver. It also avails the option to monitor maintenance needs & vehicle performance, resulting in reduced downtime & maintenance costs.
A number of cases have been seen where accidents have happened because of rash driving by a school bus driver, monitoring the driver’s behaviour is the first thing every school needs to do in order to assure the safety of kids. With the help of GPS tracking device now schools can keep an eye on driver’s behaviour regarding rash driving, sharp turns, sudden braking, reckless speeding, detours off the set route & unacceptable stops, all of which can put students at risk
Parental Monitoring for Arrivals & Departures of Buses
This one feature will be loved by parents as every parent is fed up with waiting for the school bus at stop point for hours, with reliable info of arrival & departure of the bus they can schedule their day accordingly. The anxiety of parents can be eliminated with the help of this device & parents can have peace of mind.
Every school must employ the GPS tracking device, not only to for the safety of kids but also for their own benefits. Contact Letstrack today to get yourself a free demo of our products or to discuss a personalized system for your school bus.