Are most parents aware of the differences between Radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags and Global Positioning Systems (GPS)? There are major differences between an RFID chip and a GPS tracking device.
Tonight is Halloween which is a busy night for child safety companies. In this article the author writes about Brickhouse Technology which offers various kinds of child locators.
As “scary” as the little witches and goblins scurrying around on Halloween may be, what’s really frightening for parents is the thought of losing track of their children as they make the trick-or-treat rounds this Wednesday evening.
At their site, by clicking on the Child Safety link you can read about different technologies used to locate a missing child.
- Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Based Devices
- Simple Audio Alert Units
- GPS Logging Devices
- GPS Real Time Tracking Systems