Tracking Devices for Cars: Know Where Your Kids Really Are GPS tracking devices for cars used to be seen as fancy automobile accessories, but they have become necessities these days. In fact, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) just recently announced new requirements for school bus service franchises, including GPS on the list. This way, parents and schools can have peace of mind and confidence that they are entrusting their children to reliable school bus service companies. Of course, you can also install a GPS vehicle tracker on your private vehicle. This device will help you monitor your kids as well as your teenagers. Here are some of the ways a GPS tracking device for cars can help you. Monitor kids real-time Installing a GPS device in the private car used for fetching your kids is a great way to monitor their whereabouts in real-time. The tracker will inform you of the exact location of the vehicle at any time. Some models will even send notifications when they have arrived or left the school. If ever the driver went somewhere that is outside the geofence zone, you will also be notified in an instant. View travel history Want to know where your teenagers are really going? Not a problemâ€”you can monitor them in real-time. You can even find out where your teens went last night or the other week by viewing the location history. It will provide details of all the destinations where your kids stopped and lingered. Moreover, a GPS vehicle tracker also lets you know if your car was used without your permission. Be notified about your kid's driving habits GPS trackers can be programmed to monitor a vehicleâ€™s speed. If your teens (or drivers) go beyond the speed limit, the tracker sends alerts or email to you. You can remind them immediately and help them avoid getting into accidents.