Delhi-based start-up, Indian Auto Company (IAC), which is working on offering automotive solutions in tracking, telematics, smart infotainment, rear seat infotainment and driver fatigue systems using IoT-enabled hardware and platform has added IAC 140 and IAC 140 CAN vehicle location tracking devices. The new offerings are both certified as per the AIS 140 standard by ARAI and ICAT.
The company says the new product will be available through its network spread across 22 states and more than 70 cities in India. IAC looks to gear-up for the demand from public transport and national permit vehicles, which are mandated to have a location tracking device from January 1, 2019, as per the notification by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH).
“Our AIS-140 compliant Vehicle Tracking Devices are also IP-67 rated (water and dust proof), which enable vehicles to be tracked on our device agnostic platform both on web and mobile devices ensuring safety and compliance. Citizens can be assured of safe transport with the availability of the panic button in case of emergencies, which can ensure timely response from concerned authorities.” an IAC spokesperson said.
“The device also enables to monitor driver behaviour such as over speeding, harsh acceleration, braking, cornering, night driving and other important parameters. This in turn ensures correct driving practice thereby reducing wear and tear of the vehicle, improving fuel efficiency while also helping in overall safety of the driver, the passengers and other road users,” he added.
The company says the device also has additional ports for panic buttons and various other sensors which can be added as per requirements of the user. The same can also be used for safe transportation of children in school buses, while commuting to and from school.
In addition to this product, IAC products include tracking solutions for two- and four-wheelers, electric vehicles, assets and personal tracking. IAC also offers state of the art, DVR (in dash camera), Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), Driver State Monitoring Systems (DSM).