Dashcams are known for providing multiple benefits to fleets. It is simply a camera that is specifically mounted to the dashboard of a car, truck, or any other vehicle and is used to record audio and images while on the road.
It is designed to carefully record all details both on and off the road, as well as inside the vehicle.
Accurate Evidence of a Car Accident
This is one of the main reasons why people consider a dashcam in the first place. Most dashcams begin recording the second the vehicle is switched on, providing live, effective, video footage of the case of events, and is extremely helpful in the case of road accidents. You have reliable evidence at your fingertips and can be useful when it comes to insurance claims.
Another effective use of the dashcam is to report undisciplined or dangerous drivers who are risking the lives of others on the road. Reporting these drivers can be a very daunting task if you do not have proper proof of the scenario. The video evidence from the dashcam can help in cases against drunk drivers, reckless drivers, and drivers who are on their phones. Dashcams ultimately help to keep the roads safer.
Insurance fraud is a common issue experienced by many. It is not uncommon for some drivers to purposefully initiate and cause car accidents and place the blame on the other party involved, to get money from the victim. They even go as far as to fake injuries, demand hospitalization, and even compensation to cover the expense and so-called ‘pain’. A dashcam will be able to help you prevent these scammers and will get you out of those sticky situations.
Useful Features and Functions
With modern technology now available at our fingertips, dashcams have evolved immensely over the last few years. With additional features comes additional benefits. Depending on the dashcam you choose, some come with audible notifications as well as spoken status updates. You receive real-time notifications and benefit from the embedded GPS device to assist in tracking speed and location.
The benefits of a dashcam are endless! Keep your drivers and your fleet safe with this additional safety feature and get peace of mind knowing that everything is under control.
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