CalAmp has developed a new suite of telematics services that includes collision alert, driver behavior scoring, and asset tag management, which was designed for service, construction and government fleet markets.
The new CalAmp iO services are designed to help protect and manage mobile workers, vehicles, mobile assets, tools and cargo, according to the company. The iOn Suite is available today as a web-based, fleet and asset management application through an all-inclusive monthly Software as a Service (SaaS) subscription service.
The suite bundles CrashBoxx, Driver Behavior Scorecard, and iOn Tag Telematics Services.
CrashBoxx provides alerts in real-time when a driver is involved in a collision; reconstructs the collision with accurate situational details to facilitate investigations and claims processing, thus helping to mitigate frivolous lawsuits or fraud.
The Driver Behavior Scorecard produces a comprehensive driver scoring report card based on patented algorithms; designed to identify the need for training and help minimize vehicle wear and tear; provides detailed incident reports on speeding, harsh braking, hard cornering and other risky driving behaviors, while also improving road safety
And the iOn Tags monitor and protect valuable assets like tools, diagnostic test equipment and other service equipment; ensures assets are not left behind and the right equipment is in the right vehicle, yard or storage area, thus improving service and operational efficiency; if a tool or cargo is misplaced, the system will note the last known location to assist in quick recovery
The iOn Suite of Telematics Services is an all-inclusive monthly software subscription service that includes a hardware warranty for the life of the agreement, replacement spare units, unlimited users, unlimited online training, cellular overage protection, installation project management, service guarantees plus a dedicated Customer Success Manager who will be the single point of contact for all post-sale support.
Originally posted on Automotive Fleet