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Disadvantages of Vehicle Tracking
Vehicle tracking a great piece of technology but there are some disadvantages to it. Not many, but there are some and if you are going to invest in a tracking system then you should be aware of these disadvantages.
1) To get a vehicle tracking system which can really help your business save money, increase productivity, help with customer service, lower insurance premiums, assist with health, keep tabs on staff and safety issues and increase profits you will need to make a large investment.
2) Tracking systems can cause some resentment amongst your staff and sometimes there can be complaints of an invasion of privacy.
3) Like any technology it can sometimes go wrong and let you down. Once you become to rely on it this can be a problem and cause stress within the business.
4) If the company that supplies the vehicle tracking goes bankrupt you could be left paying for a tracking system that no longer provides you with the service. This is why you need to be very careful who you buy vehicle tracking from. Vet the company and their credit record carefully. Another option is pay as you go tracking, it’s more expensive per month, but it avoids the problem of getting a lease and you do not have the same initial outlay or commitment. Read this article for more information on pay as you go tracking http://www.vehicletrackingsystems.org.uk/pay-as-you-go-tracking-becomes-more-popular
Tracking is a powerful tool for your business, but be aware of the pitfalls so that you do not get your fingers burnt.