Are Hedgehogs on the Verge of Extinction?

GPS tracking devices have many different uses including tracking wildlife. For your GPS tracker, call RMT today.

Most of us never think about hedgehogs, but these little creatures are disappearing in fast numbers – in the city of London, at least. London used to have a lot of hedgehogs in the city’s parks and in wilderness areas. But since developments have started to spring up in the city, hedgehog populations have started to dwindle. Right now, very few hedgehogs remain in London causing concern from wildlife officials. Smart Hedgehogs Wildlife experts that are studying the small creatures in London have discerned that the hedgehogs that do remain are adapting to city life rather well. There’s no signRead More

Ways to Improve Customer Service

Do you want to improve customer service when it comes to your company? Consider installing a GPS tracker in every truck in your fleet. Call RMT today for more information.

Your employees are the first layer between your company and your clients – both new and potential. It’s vital that your employees are united when it comes to providing the best customer service available. Customer service should be something that you are constantly working on with your employees as well, and not something that remains stagnant from the time you open up shop until the time that you close at the end of the day. How can you improve customer service? Take a look at these top tips. Make sure that you or your employees are accessible. Have you everRead More

Wandering Mountain Lion Gets GPS

Tracking devices can do a lot of things, even help scientists study mountain lions. For GPS tracking devices, call RMT today!

What do you do when a mountain lion saunters up to your doorway and plops on your front porch? If you live in San Mateo, you may be somewhat used to this kind of event. This part of the world has been experiencing a lot of wandering mountain lions lately. The latest mountain lion to wander into a San Mateo backyard has been successfully tranquilized and tagged with a GPS tracker. The lion has now been released back into the wild. Why Track a Lion? Why are researchers so interested in tracking a lion? Lately, there have been a lotRead More

Ways to Improve Fleet Driving Behavior

Fleet tracking can do a lot more than help you keep track of your trucks. For reduced rates on fleet tracking equipment, call RMT today!

How much does it matter that your drivers abide by traffic rules and are courteous while driving? Believe it or not, a lot of people see trucks every day on the road while commuting or running errands, and truck drivers that are not courteous can really give a company a bad reputation. How can you make sure that your company is being properly represented when you can’t be around to supervise? Here are some top ways to make sure that your drivers are behaving while on the road. Stress the importance of good driving. It’s not enough to simply tellRead More

Uber Adds GPS Tracking to SOS Button

Uber adds tracking devices to SOS buttons in India. For your GPS tracker, call RMT today for more information!

Uber got into some trouble when the car-sharing company moved into India. Reports of violence during rides muddled the company’s name, and many people began to shy away from what Uber offered. Even though regular taxis in some parts of India are not safe either, Uber really got a bad reputation right away, and that was enough to stop people from trying out the service. In order to combat that bad reputation and put things back on track, Uber installed SOS panic buttons inside of cars. These buttons could be pushed when passengers felt unsafe, and that worked (and isRead More

Why Fleet Tracking is Smart

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Our business at Rocky Mountain Tracking is to sell GPS tracking devices for all kinds of vehicle tracking purposes including fleet tracking. But we aren’t just in the business of selling these devices. We’re also in the business of letting you know why GPS trackers are essential for any company that owns its own fleet – but don’t take our word for it. Instead, take a look at these top reasons why you really need GPS technology when it comes to your fleet. Your customers will be happy with your tracking abilities. Where is that shipment, and when will itRead More

What Happens When You Uninstall a GPS Tracking App on a Work Phone?

What Happens When You Uninstall a GPS Tracking App on a Work Phone?

Myrna Arias recently uninstalled a GPS tracking app called ‘Xora’ that her boss had asked her to install. Once she uninstalled the app, she was fired. As you might imagine, this case has caused quite a ripple effect throughout the world. Some argue that Arias had every right to uninstall an app that tracked her whereabouts when she was off the clock. Others argue that because her phone is owned by the company, they can do whatever they want when it comes to tracking apps. Who’s right in this case? A Confusing Case There aren’t really any legal lines whereRead More

Australia: Attempt to Keep Loggerhead Sea Turtles Safe from Predators with GPS

Australia: Attempt to Keep Loggerhead Sea Turtles Safe from Predators with GPS

Managing wildlife populations is a tricky venture. You want to help endangered species fight for their survival  in order to build up their numbers, but you don’t want to disrupt an entire ecosystem. In Australia, on the Queensland coast at Wreck Rock Beach, loggerhead sea turtles are one of those endangered species whose nests are threatened by goannas, a kind of Australian monitor lizard. These pesky lizards have devoured thousands of eggs and hatchlings, so researchers are trying everything they can to reverse this. The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Australia reports that there are more than 70 female loggerheads thatRead More

Tracking Water Tankers

Tracking Water Tankers

The government in Delhi, India, has decided to start tracking both public and private water tankers. The new tracking information will be made public, and will let the public know when water tankers are going to be available in addition to where those tankers are. In the past, reports that public water has been sold privately have caused a lot of resident concern, since water is a necessity that many people cannot access if those supplies have been sold to private sources. Why Tracking Water is Important Giving the public information about where water supplies currently are is vital toRead More

Tracking… Scallops?

Tracking… Scallops?

We write about wildlife tracking a lot on this blog because it’s important to preserve wildlife and to do things like spread the word about sustainable fishing. But we’ve never come across wildlife tracking news quite so bizarre before. Fishermen in Maine are trying to get a grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Federation to fund some 30 GPS tracking units that will be used to track scallops – kind of. What’s Really Being Tracked The GPS trackers won’t be attached to scallops per se, but they will be attached to the boats that fish for scallops. This way,Read More