GPS tracking devices are now essential tools to optimise the efficiency of any fleet.
These devices can efficiently manage fuel costs, route data, driving habits and overall customer service.
Manage vehicle fuel costs with GPS tracking devices
Diesel fuel costs continue to rise and one of the best ways to reduce overhead costs is to reduce fuel consumption by fleet vehicles.
GPS tracking devices can be used to communicate with a central command centre to provide the most efficient route to make a delivery that looks at both travel distance and traffic conditions while your fleet is on the road.
Real time route management will save time for your fleet and prevent them from sitting stuck idling in traffic burning costly fuel.
Review route data
GPS tracking devices can record the routes that fleet vehicles travel and the duration of each trip allowing you to summarise and look for the most efficient path of travel.
This historical data is invaluable in providing real-time updates to your fleet when there are route changes or new deliveries.
Analyse driving habits
GPS tracking devices can record the driving habits of all the drivers responsible for your fleet vehicle and look for problems like fast acceleration and hard-breaking. When you understand how your vehicles are being driven you can address them with your drivers and avoid wear and tear on your fleet vehicles and costly repairs.
Improve customer service
Providing the best customer service possible is the ultimate goal for every company and with GPS tracking devices in your fleet vehicle you will be able to accurately predict when a delivery will be made which makes customer’s happier.
GPS tracking device technology is available today and will be one of the effective tools to improve customer service and better manage fleet vehicles.