Telematics Update Names inthinc Finalist for Second Year in a Row
Fleet Management and Driver Safety Solution Named as One of the World's Most Innovative Technologies
SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - inthinc Technology Solutions Inc., a global telematics company centered on fleet management and driver safety solutions, was recognized by telematics industry association, Telematics Update, as a finalist for the 'Best Aftermarket Device or Solution' award. inthinc was selected as a finalist by an independent panel of telematics industry experts who evaluated telematics solutions from around the world.
"It is an honor to be recognized by Telematics Update as a leading driver safety and fleet management solution," said Todd Follmer, inthinc CEO. "inthinc continues to pave the way in fleet safety technology and we will continue our push in promoting safe driving habits across the globe."
The inthinc solution offers an array of features used by fleet managers to prevent accidents, monitor fleet behavior and ensure compliance with federal and internal policies. With in-cab verbal coaching, drivers are alerted in real-time when speeding, not wearing a seat belt, or driving aggressively -- giving them a chance to correct their behavior before notifying the acting manager. This approach actually changes driver behavior as opposed to simply punishing mistakes.
inthinc solutions send real-time vehicle and driver performance data wirelessly to the web-based inthinc Portal. Through the portal, fleet managers monitor vehicle location, driver trends, driver scoring, hours-of-service (HOS) information and more from one interface. This allows managers to keep track of its fleet operations and identify areas in need of improvement.
Final award winners will be announced at the Telematics Update Awards ceremony on June 7th in Novi, MI.
inthinc is a global company centered on telematics, fleet solutions and driving safety. Its breakthrough driving safety solutions are designed to safeguard lives, save money and protect the environment. inthinc technology dramatically improves driver behavior and has been documented to reduce accidents by more than 80 percent. For more information, please visit http://www.inthinc.com.