Gatekeeper and United Safety Announce Pilot Program with Toronto Student Transportation Group
Abbotsford, BC – May 3, 2021 – Gatekeeper Systems Inc. (‘Gatekeeper’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: GSI) (OTC: GKPRF) (FSE: 1GK) a video and data solutions provider for public transportation and smart cities, is pleased to announce, together with United Safety & Survivability Corporation, a pilot program with Toronto Student Transportation Group for improving student safety on school buses.
The pilot program will be conducted on three buses at consortium member, Wheelchair Accessible Transit. It will integrate video and data solutions by Gatekeeper, and child safety and air purification solutions by United Safety.
“The Toronto Student Transportation Group is fortunate to work with partners who are invested in providing technologies that will further support student safety while using the school bus,” commented Kevin Hodgkinson, General Manager of Toronto Student Transportation Group.
The Toronto Student Transportation Group is an initiative between both the Toronto Catholic District School Board and the Toronto District School Board whose goal is to ensure the health and safety of students through various modes of transportation and to help families make informed decisions regarding their transportation choices when accessing education in Toronto. The Transportation Consortium services over 50,000 students using over 1,800 school purpose vehicles on a daily basis.
About United Safety & Survivability Corporation
United Safety and Survivability Corporation is committed to delivering the most innovative and reliable safety and survivability solutions that our customers can trust to protect life and property. As a global leader in the design and engineering of world-class safety, survivability and technology solutions across a variety of industries and categories, our portfolio of products includes seating for commercial buses, fire trucks, ambulances, military vehicles, motor coaches, rail cars and locomotives. We design and build specialty soldier survivability systems for military vehicles and our revolutionary fire suppression systems are used in school buses, public transit, heavy machinery and more. Active Air Purification and AEGIS® Microbial Surface Treatment help to protect the public and operators by eliminating bacteria and viruses from air and surfaces.
About Gatekeeper Systems Inc.
Gatekeeper is a leading provider of intelligent video and data solutions designed to provide a safer transportation environment for children, passengers, and public safety personnel on multiple transportation modes. The Company uses AI, video analytics, thermal cameras, and mobile data collectors to inter-connect public transit assets as part of intelligent transportation systems in a Smart City ecosystem. The Company’s Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) business model is an enabling transformation to a video and data solutions provider for intelligent transit and Smart Cities.
President & CEO
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