The dashboard functionality allows you to fully customise the dashboard. You can set the screens to match your interests, and therefore personalise your interface. For example, if a user wants to know how green the fleet is or check the driving behaviour of specific drivers, this information can be customised to the dashboard.<< Return to Features
The live tracking facility allows you to locate one or more vehicles in the fleet at a particular point in time so that a vehicle's current location, status and speed can be ascertained in seconds. This does not only allow you to check a vehicle's progress, but also enables you to keep your customers informed of estimated arrival times (ETA's).
To enhance flexibility, there are different ways to track and locate vehicles in your fleet, from one-off position requests to tracking at set intervals. The map screen is easy to use and you can view as few or as many vehicles as you wish at the same time.
From the map you can immediately contact drivers via SMS or email and pull up the driving and vehicle history.<< Return to Features
This is a feature that provides an option to view specific journeys in greater detail to see where a vehicle has been within any particular area, as well as where it started, stopped, and any idling which may have occurred. The Snail Trail thus provides detailed information about the history and status of particular vehicles by laying a snail trail on the map. Simply select a vehicle to view its position, speed and status within the time parameters defined by you. If required you can easily save the results on your desktop via PDF or email it to colleagues and superiors.<< Return to Features
This is a feature that allows you to set a boundary around a specific location or area on the map and you can easily see whether vehicles and drivers are in the locations they should be. Automatic alerts can also be programmed, and either received by email or SMS.
You can create a boundary around a particular location and define whether vehicles are allowed inside or outside the parameter. If a driver travels in an unauthorised area you will receive an alert. This is particularly useful should a vehicle be stolen, or can be used to identify whether field-based staff are breaching agreements e.g. visiting the pub during working hours.
You can create as many geofences as you wish and the system allows you to easily manage them.<< Return to Features
The system provides you with continually updated and live traffic information from the Highways Agency, which makes journey planning more efficient as your drivers can easily avoid traffic congestion.<< Return to Features
This facility shows you which vehicle is nearest to a particular post code or area which allows for smarter allocation of jobs to drivers. Simply type in the location you are looking for and the system will determine which vehicle is the closest and show its status. For example, if its available and whether it has the necessary stock.<< Return to Features
Here you can create and manage groups by filling in the relevant details on the screen. You can also easily add or delete groups at your leisure.
We allow you to create as many groups as you may wish. Groups can be seen as types of vehicles or depots. For example, in Manchester you have X number of depots, and in the depots there are X types of vehicles. By customising groups to your company's needs the system relays your company structure and quickly finds key information and data.<< Return to Features
This allows you to select the vehicle's name you wish to manage/view by clicking on “view”. On this page you can also view information on vehicle registration, in which group it belongs, its vehicle type, current speed, status, position, how many warnings it has generated, and its total mileage. Additionally, information on service details and service history is readily available.
You can assign drivers to vehicles which facilitates in-depth management of everything you need to know about a vehicle, therefore functioning like a useful management tool.
Service details and history are provided so you can keep in control of vehicle maintenance at all times. The system also flags up warnings when check-up and MOT's are due, and you can receive these notifications via email or SMS.<< Return to Features
This provides information about status and driver location. You can view vehicles' current position on the map, and access their job information. By viewing the status of a vehicle you can determine its location and make immediate management decisions with regards to what the vehicle is doing, and if it should be doing it. As such, this full visibility allows you to improve fleet utilisation and efficiency.<< Return to Features
This feature provides details on names of drivers, their vehicle registration number, to which group they belong, staff number, job title and status. By clicking on “view” you can see information about their last login, wage, current speed, hours worked, jobs completed, current status and position, and the number of warnings generated by the driver.<< Return to Features
This allows you to send SMS messages to drivers directly from the system, and immediately get in contact with your drivers and advise them of potential changes in the job schedule. This useful administrative tool also ties in with our INCAB and PDA solutions. These innovative solutions allows you to keep in regular contact with field-based staff and the system provides full transparency of what the drivers are doing at what times.<< Return to Features
New jobs and clients can be created by filling in the relevant details. Job management allows you to create your own CRM management system, and clients and locations are created for those clients before assigning jobs to your fleet and drivers. By using real-time data, combined with this useful management tool, you are able to optimise job and fleet efficiency as well as finding out in real-time if jobs have been completed and if there are any problems such as broken down vehicles.<< Return to Features
You can easily manage all your jobs and view their status. Additionally, you can choose to view your jobs in order of priority, date created, date to be finished by etc. This useful feature gives a full job management system so you can immediately react to customer requirements or change of job priority. Additionally, the system contributes to a reduction of the costs associated with undertaking jobs whilst increasing the profit margins.<< Return to Features
Allows you to easily view and plan the easiest route to jobs. Easily schedule jobs for clients and drivers and see which jobs have been allocated to an employee in a particular day, week, or month. It is easy to choose the most effective route to undertake jobs which therefore provides a smart system of scheduling jobs and vehicles. The route planner also enables you to plan the most efficient route for distance, time, fuel consumption and mileage.<< Return to Features
The job calendar shows the jobs for all the vehicles in the fleet per day, week, month, or year, depending on the time parameters set by you. This facility allows you to easily assign and reassign jobs to field-based staff, change the dates of jobs, and inform driver A to take over driver B's job.<< Return to Features
You can view detailed information about the vehicles and their efficiency so you can analyse how well you utilise your resources. The results are shown in a pie chart and a graph and the vehicle's utilisation is shown as a percentage number underneath. As such, you can easily determine whether your fleet is over or under utilised. By having this information you can implement efficiency changes or maintain the current fleet utilisation.<< Return to Features
This feature makes it easy to view detailed information about any job logged into your system and check its progress. Job status is similar to vehicle status as you can implement excellent customer service by having access to information about the job's progress status, what the driver is doing at any point in time, and improve the business efficiency as a direct result of this full transparency of your fleet.<< Return to Features
Our system offers a comprehensive range of online and downloadable reports that are easy to use and provide essential management information to help you monitor vehicle activity and performance. The reports can be used for a variety of purposes, for example as electronic time sheets, or for providing your customers with proof of service. You can choose which report to run depending on the type and level of information you require, from a minute-by-minute audit trail of each vehicle to a list of exceptions made by a vehicle, such as visits to barred locations.<< Return to Features
The system can automatically schedule particular reports so you do not need to tell the system to do so every time. This feature provides you with a list of reports currently in system, you can select a particular report and choose when you want it sent to you, e.g. once a week or any other timeframe you require. The system will then automatically send reports to you via email or SMS so there is no need to continually having to log into the system. In turn, this reduces the administrative time as all the core information is readily available to you, including bespoke reports if required.<< Return to Features
In addition to the standard reports generated automatically by the system, VermillionMVT can provide customers with bespoke reports should this be required. Such reports are tailored to customers' specific requests and can provide information on anything you may need. If particular information is needed, you can get it on request. It can be set it into system so you have access to your own tailored bespoke report, which makes it easy to meet your business targets and measure the information that is relevant to your business.<< Return to Features
You can check your fleet's carbon emissions and set goals for how your business can become greener by spending less time on the road. The feature provides a set of measurements and reports solely targeted at carbon emissions and making your fleet greener. For example, the information can be analysed to determine if you are under utilising the fleet which contributes to a high fuel consumption. These measurements are provided online and through reports and allows you to take appropriate action.<< Return to Features
This area contains both a written and a video support guide which will answer many, if not all, of the questions which you may have. Additionally, you can submit comments and ideas for system enhancements etc., and request training for users.<< Return to Features
Allows you to set permissions as to which users can view what type of information within the system. You can customise the system as required, create new drivers, users etc. As such, you can customise what each individual user of the system has access to. This is based on an hierarchal system which maintains the high security and allows people in your organisation to only view information relevant to them and their job.<< Return to Features
This facility allows you to view the details of specific users and easily manage the information you require. You can message other users with key information and the comprehensive email system can generate warnings, receive messages from other users, and allows you to change the system access permissions as well as fully customise the different areas within the system.<< Return to Features