There are different transportation models being used in transit today. Some of the models are efficient and some are inefficient transportation management systems.
Stakeholders of government public transportation programs, non-profit transit services, and for-profit transportation companies all need strong transportation management systems to ensure the safety and well-being of their riders.
Here’s what transportation management systems can do for your business.
1. Online scheduling reduces the risk of stranded passengers.
Paper-based schedules create room for human error—and that means your passenger could be left stranded in a dangerous situation. Implementing comprehensive transportation management software as a part of your business model allows for complete business monitoring. You’ll no longer have to worry about passenger safety concerns—or poor customer service—due to a misplaced driver schedule or inefficient route. Plus, a transportation management system stores all of your business information in one place.
2. Flexible system offers pre-scheduling options for added safety.
It can be dangerous for a passenger to stand on the side of the road and aimlessly hail a cab at 2 a.m. On the other hand, by enabling a comprehensive transportation management systems, your passengers will have the opportunity to customize their travel arrangements. Scheduling transportation prevents passengers from being forced into dangerous situations while waiting for their transportation.
3. Cashless transactions prevent passengers from being robbed.
Not only do cashless transportation management systems offer an environmentally friendlier transaction process—they also protect passengers from fraud and criminal activity by removing cash transactions from the equation. With a prepaid, tracking, or reusable stored-value card, such as TaxiCard®, riders will no longer risk getting robbed while fumbling for loose change in their wallets or pockets.
Transportation Management Systems from MJM Innovations
MJM Innovations provides all-inclusive transportation management software that handles auditing; billing and reconciliation; customer service; compliance monitoring; project management; training; and more.
For more information about transportation management systems, call MJM Innovations today at 866-664-1277 or contact us online.