With the discovery of the GPS tracking technology in eighties, the use was limited in the defense units and the next choice was to use it in tracking motor vehicles. Now the use has been extended to all other vehicles and cell phones. The moving companies, who have to maintain a large fleet of vehicles take advantage of GPS trackers efficiently to know the exact location of their vehicles and drivers for safety on the road so that reports of any untoward incident is properly attended.
It is all the more useful for cab companies maintaining expensive limousines, which may be robbed on the road. Many moving companies use a GPS tracker to create their route plans to be followed by drivers, who have not traveled through those roads yet make successful trips. At the same time, they can inform the center of any mishap that they may face during the moving.
The recent use of the GPS tracking system is also used to keep track of individuals and especially the children, for whom parents are always worried about their movements. This amazing system is also being used for keeping tracks of animal movements by fixing collars on different animals either in sanctuaries or in open safaris. The domestic use is also popular for dog owners, who prefer this system fitted on the collar of pets to track them when they are lost or move away from their usual areas. This helps the dog owners to get back their dogs easily.
This system has a safety element in this technology, which is used to keep track of the younger ones as well as of the old people who are affected with Alzheimer’s disease or some other physical abnormalities.
The market is crowded with manufacturers and suppliers of GPS tracking systems and several of them have been able to create a reputation in the market because of perfect service rendered to customers. Mobile phones are attached with this system to entice customers. The built in technology is of great advantage in rescue operations to locate the suffering individual so that the disaster management personnel can do their relief work properly.