Parent of school going children are concerned about the safety of their kid. Schools and parents are making elaborate arrangements to ensure safe transit of children from home to school and backwards. Most schools have installed GPS tracker in their vehicles to ensure better control over the van drivers. However, parents are curious to have tracking devices to track the whereabouts of their children anytime. Many mobile apps are being developed for child tracking (to know the whereabouts of children), but they all come with limitations. Mobiles are too good to be operated by kids and generally mobile phones are not recommended to be handled by kids as chances of them getting addicted to it are more. There are quite a lot of tracking devices available in the market, let’s explore the merits and shortcomings of kid trackers.
Why mobile apps are not the popular choice?
Apps are not safe always as it can be potentially manipulated and hacked. Further, you need an expensive phone to load the app, which the school kid many not handle it the way it should be handled. As apps are known to consume battery power, there is every possibility that mobile could get switched off or run on low power when it is most needed. The child may not recharge the mobile the way we carefully do. Needless to say, apps might allow children to get habituated to mobile usage from very young age.
What is the best tracker that parents can choose and why?
Well! There is a perfect solution providers in the name of VAMOSYS.
Vamosys provide a new-age child tracking device that is feature-rich and ensures absolute safety by all means.
Like every concerned parent, if you too are worried about the safety of your school going kid, then this product is surely a blessing in disguise. GPS Child Tracker is an elegant device that comes with a kid’s phone, GPS and RFID function. It comes with a provision to add a SIM and the device can be used to make SOS calls to two fixed numbers (parents and other close family members) with single touch button and receive calls from pre-approved numbers.
The device is not only handy but can be safely kept inside the bag without getting the attention of unwanted intruders. The tracker device is ideal for school children as it can help to accurately track the whereabouts of your kid and allow them to connect with you during any emergency or unpleasant situation. Though few schools have already started issuing this device to their kids, many are likely to follow eventually as the word spreads. We know that many things that may come to your mind, let us see one by one
Advantages of Vamosys over Mobile App:
The tracker will be in good power condition as a full recharge can run it for 5 days. And obviously, the kid is going to be at home during the weekends. We all know that certain criminal elements are smart enough to change mobile setting making it impossible to accurately trace the location of the mobile user even for the police department. Whereas, nothing they could change with the tracker device. The device is not only handy but can be safely kept inside the bag without getting the attention of unwanted intruders.
Is it expensive?
No. It is much cheaper than a smart phone
What about the cost of the software?
The software comes absolutely FREE and all you need to do is to buy a SIM card and pay for its usage with your preferred mobile service provider. Rest all comes free of charge.
Salient Features of the Product:
GPS+AGPS+LBS Positioning: – The device ensures its location can be defined with pinpoint accuracy and almost instantly. This makes it ultra safe particularly in situations where kids are at danger. Even if by chance kids happen to wander unknown territories, parents can track their location accurately and bring them back home safely.
Auto-mute mode on classes – As the child need to carry the device along with books and other needs, the device is programmed in such a way that it goes into auto-mute mode as soon as the kid enters the school. This will ensure the classes and learning of children is not affected by any chance. Whereas with a mobile phone, it needs to be switched off or kept in silent mode. When the child forgets to switch to silent mode, it could turn out to be a punishment or lead to disruption of the class and invite the ire of the teacher.
Geo-fence alarm – The device allows the creation of a geo-fence, which means when the child knowingly or unknowingly goes out of the location limit set by the parent, it sends out an immediate alarm to the parent. The geo-fencing limit can be set in circular or rectangular distance from the key location like a school
Voice Monitor – The device get activated as soon as the parent makes a call, without needing your kid to press any button. Further, the device helps parent receive all sounds in the vicinity of the kid including traffic, air, train or any other sound specific to the environment surrounding your kid. This can help in better understanding the situation your kid is in.
SOS Call & Speed-dial – The device can be ideally used to make a SOS call during an emergency. The kid can trigger an urgent call just by pressing the SOS button given at the backside of the device. This can help the kid establish a contact with his/her parent and seek help.
White list – The device is absolutely safe for the kid and prevents it from being misused. No way can the device be used to establish contact and spend time on calls with other than registered numbers. The incoming calls can come only from approved
Low battery & Shutdown notice – When the device requires charging, it will indicate the need for recharging. This feature helps parents to keep the device on required charge. The indication will begin well in advance to allow ample time before it can be put to charge.
SMS, APP, Web Enabled Tracking – The device can be tracked comfortably and report can be taken in real time in various interfaces such as SMS, APP, Web etc. Parents can link up the device to their mobile or app and can get tracking reports at any time instantly. They can also receive daily, weekly and monthly reports if required.
It is just a matter of time in India for schools to make it mandatory. Before schools realize and make it a must, we invite parents to contact us for a demo and buy it to ensure your school going children are absolutely safe.