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Vehicles Cutting Edge Tracking System

By a male, under 16 years old, in Nairobi, K
Map of vehicles cutting edge tracking system To owners of fleet of public service vehicles(especially matatus)fuel is not the only vehicle related cost concern.Insurance maintainance and repair costs also represent significant expenses to fleet owners .However with the right combination of integrity and prudence,they can keep many of these costs in check. Such are the high insurance costs associated with psv's that only a few insurance firms underwrite this kind of business and end up handling huge premiums.Poor driving habits have in the past given matatu drivers a bad name that scare off the insurance firms. To tackle this challenge,leading security firm G4s,has introduced MHub701 a Telematic unit,primarily suited to the retail and insurance markets.The device provides comprehensive vehicle activity information designed to assist insurance companies in managing the risk of vehicle policies while offering the consumer safety features. Read more.
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Genesis Home

Durham,, NC, United States

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Robin Temple

Director of Development
Durham, NC United States

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