Better Drivers. Safer Vehicles. Smarter Fleets.
From October 9th to 11th, 2017, Seon and their parent company Safe Fleet will join transportation industry leaders at APTA EXPO in Atlanta, Georgia. This show is public transit’s premier showcase of technology, products and services; it’s the only event in North America where innovation and technology converge to accelerate every mode of public transportation.
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When the safety of your passengers and operators is at stake, every second counts. Being proactive with staff training is as important as leveraging security tools. While most transit agencies have video surveillance cameras on their vehicles, there are a few simple strategies transportation teams can use to improve on-board visibility and incident response.
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Originally published by BusRide Magazine
Working with customers in transportation industry for more than 17 years, we have helped many address the security needs of their business, prevent common safety issues, minimize risks, and avoid liabilities. We’ve analyzed the results of each project, looking at real life scenarios to uncover best practices.
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On-board video technology is in the midst of an important transition in image quality, or what I like to call a ‘resolution evolution.’ The introduction of the Network Video Recorder (NVR) into the fixed surveillance market several years ago, brought with it the promise of higher quality images, as well as remote configuration, camera re-booting and monitoring. High-definition cameras and recorders were on the hot list for many transit agencies looking to upgrade their existing vehicle camera systems, with improvements in resolution driving the desire for change. Continue reading Hybrid or NVR: Making the right choice for a surveillance upgrade
Having the right video at your fingertips when you need it can solve a lot of problems: exonerate an innocent driver from a false accusation, address discipline and bullying issues on board, resolve incidents. So, how do you ensure that the important video footage is always there, available on request and can be easily found?
Continue reading 5 Best Practices for Reviewing Your Video Surveillance Footage
Video surveillance technology can be an important tool to address security and liability issues on public transit, but an equipment purchase alone is not enough to ensure success. Once a transit agency has calculated the ROI of their surveillance upgrade and secured funding, the real work begins. We’ll use a real-life customer scenario in the state of North Carolina to illustrate some key factors that contribute to a successful video system implementation.
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Like every good Canadian, I’ve been following the agony and the ecstasy of the 2015 NHL Hockey playoffs. But a no-goal call in game three of the series between the Calgary Flames and the Anaheim Ducks really caught my attention – and that of our hockey nation. That goal reversal, and the surrounding controversy, reminded me of a topic near and dear to our hearts here at Seon: Bus Surveillance.
Continue reading One Thing I Learned about Bus Surveillance from the NHL Hockey Playoffs