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What is RFID technology – for vehicle safety solutions?

Posted on 6th Jan, 2011 by Jonathan Peach

RFID technology is commonly used in many industry but many people do not understand exactly what is it.

RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification. It’s basic purpose is identification and tracking.

Data is exchanged between a reader and an electronic tag attached to an object.

RFID solutions for vehicles, logistics and fleet operators is made to increase efficiency and effectiveness – providing accurate identification for safety, security and asset management applications.

They are designed for a range of demanding and harsh environments requiring long-range tags, fast data rates, hands free operation and accurate data transfer.

Therefore, a reduced amount of human intervention is required. It provides straightforward and complete end-to-end asset management solutions.

When combined with reversing cameras, RFID technology is extremely useful in the pursuit of vehicle safety.