Tag Archive: Video Recording Systems

HD Video Quality: Why it’s Vital for Video Recording Systems

on September 17, 2019 3:24 pm

Of all the features available for video recording systems for your vehicles, true 1080p HD video recording is one of the most important features. Making the decision to install video recording systems on your fleet vehicles can be a complicated one. You’ll soon start asking yourself: What kind of cameras do I need? What kind of storage do I need? Will I need a system that tracks GPS? While there are many features you need to consider when finding the right video system for your needs, there is one feature that is arguably the most important one to consider – the video quality. Why is it so important to find a video recording system with top-notch video quality? Here are a few reasons why: Crucial Details If you’re investing in video recording systems on your fleet vehicles, it’s because you want a video record of everything happening in and around your vehicle. It’s especially important for that video record to provide as much detail as possible – and that’s why it’s so important to place a premium on video quality when purchasing video recording systems. Whether you’re trying to see what your driver is doing in the cab of their...

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Wi-Fi Transfer: How it can Benefit Your Fleet

on July 29, 2019 3:16 pm

Manually removing physical storage to download video from your video recording systems? See how using Wi-Fi transfer can simplify the video download process. From operating school buses to driving garbage trucks, many companies that have vehicles are now using video recording systems on those vehicles to protect their drivers and their companies. But with all of the video produced by these systems, the process of downloading videos by manually removing physical storage can be a hassle. One method of video download that can provide many benefits is using Wi-Fi to wirelessly download videos. But what benefits will you get out of using Wi-Fi to transfer your videos? Let’s take a look at the main benefits: Saves Time Imagine being a fleet manager for a public transit organization in a mid-sized city. Now imagine you have a fleet of 20 buses coming in and out of your garage at different times of the day. If you have to manually pull out SD cards or hard drives to retrieve the video from the video recording systems on your buses, you could spend hours walking back and forth pulling that storage and returning it after downloading video. And if you have multiple buses...

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Benefits of Using Video Recording Systems on Tow Trucks

on June 21, 2019 7:33 pm

Operating a tow truck is dangerous enough, but video recording systems can help you increase safety, reduce liability and increase productivity across your fleet Driving a tow truck is dangerous business. According to a report published in February by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), working in the towing industry comes with a 15 times greater risk of experiencing an on-the-job fatality compared to all other U.S. private industries combined. From working on the side of dangerous roads to dealing with customers who might not be happy to see you repossessing their vehicle, using a video recording system on your tow trucks can help you improve safety and reduce liability while on the job. If you’ve never thought about using video recording systems on your tow trucks – or if you’ve thought about the idea but haven’t followed through – here are some key benefits of using a video recording system on your tow vehicles: Prevent False Claims For many tow truck operators, fighting false claims is one of the biggest obstacles they face in their line of work. With a video recording system – such as a commercial-grade dash camera or multi-camera video recording system –...

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Warranties: Not All Are Created Equal

on April 23, 2019 6:06 pm

Finding a company that backs its products with a great warranty is important. Here are some key tips on what to look for in a warranty to ensure you get the best possible coverage for your products. Warranties can play a crucial role in the evaluation of vendor options for purchasing camera systems for your vehicles. While you might look at two companies that seem to be offering similar warranties for their products and consider them equal, the problem is that not all warranties are created equal. There are far too many horror stories from frustrated customers who were promised the best warranty in the industry, only to find out they don’t have the coverage they thought they were signing up for. It isn’t uncommon for a company to advertise a 10-year warranty, yet have only a single component of their system covered for that long. While “technically” not a lie, it is quite misleading. There are also a host of aspects other than length that make some warranties much better than others.  To help you navigate the confusing task of finding the best warranty possible, here are a few key things to evaluate when looking at warranties for camera...

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