Monday, 02 July 2018 / Published in News

Mr Farrugia was invited to give a Master Class during the recent international conference organised by the Mediterranean Tourism Foundation. The subject of his presentation was on how RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology can be used in the tourism sector to improve the tourist’s experience and increase the operator’s efficiency – both those working in hotels and restaurants and in the sector of tourist accommodation.

The Master Class was well attended, and Mr Farrugia received valuable feedback. Among those who attended the conference was the King of Ghana, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. Since HandsOn Systems have strong business interests in Ghana, they took the opportunity to present a portrait of the King, executed by local artists Maris Zammit. “This helped to show that we want to continue to strengthen our presence and dedication towards the Ghana market,” Mr Farrugia said.

In fact, HandsOn Systems have recently attracted investment from a Ghana businessman, Nicky Wilson of Cape3, in their subsidiary company in Ghana. “In this way, we are continuing to strengthen our presence and persist in our efforts to succeed in Ghana. Through this conference, we strengthened both the cultural aspect of Ghana in Malta and the commercial relations our company has with Ghana,” Mr Farrugia said.

Monday, 05 February 2018 / Published in News
Up-and-coming, dynamic IOT company HandsOn Systems has just launched their corporate website at, a clean, user-friendly platform that enables it to portray its current focus and penetration of the market.

This focus revolves around three key areas: GPS tracking and fleet management solutions; its user-based insurance solutions product, Aktuaris; and its RFID-based asset tracking and inventory management systems. HandsOn Systems CEO Geoffrey Farrugia said the company deployed its internal resources to develop the site, which links to several micro-sites that in turn put the spotlight on its individual product lines.

The site’s tag-line is: ‘We provide connected solutions for tomorrow’s world, today.’ Users can easily navigate the site either by scrolling down the page or accessing the buttons at the top. This is a minimalistic site that is in line with current trends to clearly indicate the areas of focus and encourage deeper dives, if necessary.

The site is mobile-friendly and can be accessed via various browsers. Visitors can register for the company’s newsletter and get all the information needed to establish that HandsOn Systems delivers every time.

Monday, 05 February 2018 / Published in News

As from last month, the system of driving licence penalty points has been applied to all drivers in Malta and not just for those who recently obtained their licence. By accumulating 12 penalty points over the period of a year for various traffic contraventions a driver will lose his licence for a period of two months. The suspension will be lengthened if a further 12 penalty points are accumulated over another period of 12 months. At the start of each year, the 12-points system will start anew.

Many fleet owners have multiple vehicles registered in their name. Fleet owners are ending up with 12 points because of their drivers. HandsOn Systems has the solution to keep track of who was driving a particular vehicle at any specific time.

HandsOn Fleet GPS Tracking and Fleet Management Solution offers a driver identification system through Ibutton or RFID technology. Through our driver identification, the vehicle can be immobilized until the driver presents his Ibutton or RFID card system.

Get in touch to learn more about how your company can benefit from our driver identification solution.