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is an American automotive company providing services to their customers in the United States, Australia, and Canada. The company offers solutions through which intoxicated drivers can be prevented from operating a car or any other type of vehicle. The main headquarters of the organization is situated in Irvine, Texas, United States. According to the company’s reports, they have installed more than 200,000 ignition interlock device since their foundation that prevents over 7 million drivers to start their vehicle because of the higher alcohol amount. The majority of company’s devices are used in countries, like Australia, Canada,and the United States.
Smart Start Operations
The company is mainly involved in the manufacturing, installing, monitoring, and servicing operations of the ignition interlock devices.
This type of devices is installed in the majority of the cases due to the orders of the court as we have seen lots of DWI or DUI violations. Presently, they have a workforce of more than 100 employees through which they control all their operations. As per company’s latest reports, the estimated revenue generated by them was US$ 6 million.
Smart Start History
The company started its operations in 1993 by Bettye and Jay Rodgers with a small setup in Irving, Texas. The Minnesota DPS was sued by the Smart Start in 2016.