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June 2020 – Vol. 22, Issue 4 Telematics update (PDF, 837.44 KB)
10 years ago we predicted that telematics would sweep through and revolutionise the crane and access sector. We look at why the prediction has yet come to pass and speak to some rental companies that are already exploiting the technology. We also take a look at what manufacturers are doing and debate the data ownership challenges.

June 2019 – Vol. 21, Issue 4 Telematics (PDF, 373.05 KB)
Regardless of how clever telematics technology is becoming, many users still do not see the relevance, appreciate the expense or like the idea that ‘Big Brother’ is watching your every move. In spite of all the sales patter many fleet owners still ask ‘what tangible benefits do I get?’ Is this from ignorance of the potential benefits or something else?