Monday, July 11, 2005

Black Boxes Keeping Track of Drivers

Read an article today about two new devices that keep track of the driving habits of your employees, teenagers and hmm..maybe your spouse?

Both technologies are using GPS (Global Positioning Satellite) technology to log/track location information about driver. With a few more widgets these units will also figure out speed, direction and idle time of vehicles. With the increasing cost of fuel 'idle time' is becoming a multi-million dollar concern.

Check out Road Safety and Trimble.