Maintaining the safety of your drivers and passengers is the most important job of any Paratransit fleet manager. In-vehicle and in-office technology can reduce the time required to locate a vehicle in an emergency, improve driver behavior, lower crime rates, open lines of communication, and enable preventative vehicle maintenance. When these technologies are paired with a conscientious management team, stringent safety standards, and extensive safety training, exceptional fleet safety is within your reach.
But how do you account for driver and passenger safety when vehicles are moving throughout your service area? This paper examines seven technologies that, when used separately or in conjunction with each other, do just that.