Accidents involving fleet vehicles and the associated costs continue to climb. To address this, Networkfleet, Inc. is offering a complimentary eBook titled “ Managing Risk with Networkfleet” and a corresponding webinar “Best Practices for Managing Risk” to provide fleet managers with details on how telematics and GPS fleet tracking technology can reduce accidents by 20 to 30 percent. Both are part of Networkfleet’s new spring series of educational programs. The Networkfleet eBook and webinar will include specific actions fleet managers can take to analyze fleet operations and implement a successful risk management strategy. Specifically, they will address four key areas that can be improved using wireless fleet management, including:
Eliminating speeding and undesired driver behavior
Reducing unnecessary driving
Protecting against unauthorized use and theft
Exonerating false claims and accusations
The eBook also includes examples of how specific reports and alerts, such as speed alerts, End-of-Day reports, Geofence reports, Odd Hours usage reports and vehicle tracking reports, can be applied to improve employee safety and reduce fleet liability. Visit the Networkfleet website to download a complimentary copy of the eBook “Managing Risk with Networkfleet”. The webinar “Best Practices for Managing Risk” will be held on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. PST / 2:00 p.m. EST, register here. Networkfleet’s upcoming spring series of Webinars will also include “Best Practices for Managing Labor Costs” on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. PST / 1:00 p.m. EST and “Best Practices for Managing Fuel Costs” on Thursday, May 17, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. PST / 1:00 p.m. EST. About Networkfleet, Inc.Networkfleet, Inc. is a leading provider of wireless fleet management services that improve fleet efficiency by reducing fuel use, emissions and maintenance expenses. The company's technology combines vehicle diagnostic monitoring with an online GPS fleet tracking system. Networkfleet has more than 50 patents issued or pending surrounding remote diagnostics and has received numerous awards for its technology. Founded in 1999, Networkfleet is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hughes Telematics, Inc. and is headquartered in San Diego, CA. For more information, please visit www.networkfleet.com. About Hughes Telematics, Inc.Hughes Telematics, Inc. (“HTI”) (OTCBB: HUTC) is a leader in implementing the next generation of connected services. Centered on a core platform of safety and security, the company offers a portfolio of location-based services for consumers, manufacturers, fleets and dealers through two-way wireless connectivity. In addition to owning Networkfleet, HTI is also the majority owner of Lifecomm, located in Atlanta, Ga., which plans to offer mobile personal emergency response services through a wearable lightweight device with one-touch access to emergency assistance. Additional information about HTI can be found at www.hughestelematics.com.