The Global Positioning Device comprises of one tracking device for connection to the person or item/article etc to which the GPS tracker has been attached and a processing device to determine the location of the tracking device. The technology also incorporates a transmitter for transmitting the position signal. The relay station receives the position signal and transmits it to a central monitoring station.
In simpler words the GPS will update positions of the carrier at set intervals or on demand to a specified cellular number or Email Id. The GPS is mainly used by parents to keep a track of their young kids out at play, elderly people out on walks in the open, to monitor the movements of the physically and mentally challenged etc.
Recent Surveys conducted have revealed that parents of teenage kids are also increasingly opting for the GPS tracking device more than they prefer cell phones to keep a track of their whereabouts especially at night. This device can also be attached to the vehicle your child is driving to ensure that there is no over speeding or driving beyond permitted locations.
A map of the location of your ward is positioned and will also accompany the alerts that you receive. The GPS tracker is convenient to be carried around being small in size often resembling a set of keys. They can also be worn in lockets and badges. Trendy wristbands also support this useful invention.
It’s possible to program ‘boundaries’ or ‘fencing’ within which the GPS carrier has to move and whenever he ventures out you will be alerted. Current GPS Trackers are also equipped with ‘panic buttons’ which if pressed will send out emergency alerts.
Today’s GPS Tracking devices are said to be more than 2000 times efficient than older ones. It’s possible to track people going into great canyons and remote interiors. Signals can be received clearly from inside skyscrapers and likewise.
There is also provision to alert you on all recent updates introduced with the device.
The GPS is without doubt the answer to keep an eye on our loved ones whenever they have to venture away from us.