GPS tracking can be used to track children and help ensure their safety. Using GPS tracking for children can help with peace of mind and security. You may want to use GPS to make sure they get to school safely, keep track of them while you are away, or while they are in the care of someone else.
Here are some reasons that people track their kids:
• Tracking them to and from school
• Tracking children with special needs
• Knowing their location while they play outside
• Keeping track of them on vacations or trips
• Peace of mind when they are in someone else’s care
• Reduce the risk of abductions
• Contingency in case of emergency
An ideal personal tracker would be a small, portable one. The trade-off for a smaller size is a smaller battery life. Another useful feature is an S.O.S. button that could call out in case of an emergency, using two-way calling. Having the device being able to call out at the press of a button provides another recourse in case of emergency. If you are interested in a tracker that has all theses features, check out our Qbit and the Micro-410.
You can put the tracker in a backpack or a purse. We have several GPS trackers for kids that are small enough to fit comfortably in a pocket.
Providing your child with a GPS tracker can nurture a healthy sense of independence. They may be able to go certain places without supervision, while you still maintain confidence that you know where they are and that they are safe. It is worth considering being open with your child about tracking them, as a GPS tracker can be an empowerment for both the parent and the child.