Promoting Driver Adoption of GPS Tracking

Many human resources professionals report that it is beneficial to notify your workers before you install a GPS tracking system. If some people have a fear of being watched, the last thing they want is to be secretly watched. Instead of promoting fear, promote driver adoption through these five tips. 1. Publicly announce that you are installing the units In groups, and individually, explain why the GPS tracking system is being installed (to increase driver safety, resolve customer disputes, etc.) and what it will track (speed, idle time, etc.). Follow up this announcement with detailed e-mails and information posted on your company’s website. You may also ask for decals from your GPS provider to put on the vehicles. 2. Focus on benefits Tell employees that GPS tracking protects them (by saving vital time and location information) if they are involved in an accident, proves them right regarding attendance issues, increases…