Transpotec Logitec, the leading event in Italy for road transport and logistics, will be back at the Fair Centre in Milan from 12 to 15 May 2022. Viasat could not miss the event and will be present with its own stand (Pav. 24P/C12) to present all the latest news of the TMS – Transport Management Solutions suite. Transpotec Logitec will also host an important event, organised by Viasat and moderated by journalist Michele La Torre: “The tachograph is simple… with the lawyer at the forefront”.
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The Viasat Group was not affected by the hacker attack
The digital sabotage of the broadband satellite service that affected the KA-SAT network on 24 February did not affect our company. The partial communication blackout for customers in Ukraine and other European countries affected the US satellite connection company of the same name, ViaSat. Viasat Italia and the other Group companies present in Europe are completely unrelated to this cyber-attack, which has also created many inconveniences for Italian users of the American company’s Internet and TV services.
Viasat Report 2022: motorbike, scooter and moped thefts in Italy
Motorbike theft is an emergency in Italy. In 2021, 26,707 motorbikes, scooters and mopeds were stolen (6% more than the previous year). That’s more than 2,000 a month, 74 a day, and three every hour. This figure shows that theft in this sector is still a growing phenomenon in Italy. On the recovery front, the news is not good: in fact, only almost 10 thousand have been recovered, 36% of those stolen. In order to prevent thieves, sometimes well-organised gangs, satellite telematics is now a fundamental tool.
Viasat Group 2022 Survey: Thefts of Trucks and Commercial Vans in Italy
The Viasat Group Guida alla Sicurezza 2022 , soon to be published, shows that in our country – according to the latest unconsolidated estimates from the Polizia di Stato – 2,194 heavy goods vehicles disappeared in 2021 (almost 10% less than the previous year). To these must then be added the 5,628 vans stolen (9% less). Every year, therefore, 7,822 heavy and light transport vehicles are stolen (652 per month, almost 22 per day, practically 1 every hour), resulting in high economic losses for companies. The decisive role of telematics in combating crime
VIASAT JOINS AIPARK: parking management becomes smart
Viasat joins AIPARK – Associazione Italiana Operatori Sosta e Mobilità (Italian Association of Parking and Mobility Operators), one of the most important networks for national and local, public and private service sector operators, competent in the management of parking structures and on-street parking tariffs.
Viasat presents the invisible BluTrack 7.0
The BluTrack 7.0 is as small as a bar of soap, invisible to thieves, has no cables, wires or antennas, requires no installation and is equipped with a very long-lasting internal battery (up to 3 years of autonomy). It is designed to provide daily information, via a web map, on the position of trucks, vans, containers, agricultural vehicles and construction machinery, as well as being an effective system for protection and tracking in the event of theft. In fact, at the Customer’s request, the Viasat 24/7 Operations Centre can activate the continuous tracking mode, locating the position of the asset and coordinating the intervention of the Police to facilitate its prompt recovery
PROGRAM chooses VIASAT and its BUDDY anti-abandonment device: AND ITS BUDDY ANTI-ABANDONMENT DEVICE: safety for adults and children alike
Program Autonoleggio and Viasat S.p.A. strengthened the relationship of mutual collaboration and trust established for many years, starting a new important partnership in the safety area. The aim is to promote the Buddy by Viasat device to prevent children from being left in the car.
Viasat and Zurich Italia together for safer driving
Specifically, Viasat customers who choose one of the three Sicuri & Protetti packages (Basic, Safety or Security) can insure their vehicle at an advantageous price with the ZuriGò solution, which includes the mandatory automobile third party liability cover with a 10% discount, optional theft cover with a 60% discount, protection against driver accidents with a 50% discount, as well as fire and legal protection coverage.