Vehicle Telematics Information

Tom Breheny made this Freedom of Information request to Essex County Council

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Dear Essex County Council,

Please provide the following information in respect any use of Vehicle Telematics / vehicle tracking

1) Is vehicle telematics / vehicle tracking used on the vehicle fleet and if so the total number of vehicles tracked and the telematics supplier.
2) Define the costing's for the above, exclusive of VAT as:
A: Total cost of the units,
B: Installation cost per vehicle type e.g. Car, HGV, Other
C: Annual software licence/monitoring cost (if any)and the period it runs from and to.
D: Other costs associated with the use of vehicle telematics
/vehicle tracking
3) Is a reduction in carbon emissions expected to be achieved by the use of vehicle telematics / vehicle tracking?
A: If vehicle telematics / vehicle tracking is not installed how is a reduction in CO2 on the vehicle fleet expected to be achieved.
6) Is it expected that vehicle telematics / vehicle tracking will pay for itself through cost savings and if so A: How much?, B: Over what period of time?
7) Who is responsible for the vehicle fleet within the Council

Yours faithfully,

Tom Breheny

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