November 26, 2013 by Giles Margerison
Should commercial vans be regulated in the same way as larger vehicles above 3.5 tonnes? It’s a debate that’s boiling over within the fleet industry right now, where there’s a split between those who believe self-regulation is the way forward and those who think government regulation is the only way to ensure van fleets adhere to best practice.
November 20, 2013 by Giles Margerison
Van safety is a priority for fleet managers. But what kind of technology will be introduced to vehicles in the future, to increase driver safety and fleet efficiency? Find out in our latest post.
November 7, 2013 by TomTom Telematics
Whether you’re looking at replacing old vehicles in your fleet or expanding your business, the question as to whether to buy or lease your vehicles is always present and there are many factors when deciding which route to follow. We take a look at some of the issues at hand.
October 25, 2013 by TomTom Telematics
The Commercial Vehicle Forum 2013 included a talk from new Under Secretary for Transport, Robert Goodwill, and a lively debate from industry experts and commentators. Find out more about what was said at this week’s event in our latest post.
October 15, 2013 by Giles Margerison
When you are trying to keep down the cost of your fleet, insurance premiums might not be an area where you feel you have much control. But actually, you can get a good reduction in the amount you pay out – if you are willing to put in the time and effort. Nick List from Zurich Insurance Group tells us how fleet managers can work with insurers to reduce their premiums.
October 8, 2013 by Giles Margerison
With so many factors coming into play, it can be hard to visualise all of the things you need to do to maintain a safe working environment for your drivers. Are you doing all you can to keep your workforce safe on the road?
September 24, 2013 by Giles Margerison
With the government cracking down on bad driving habits, tracking your business vehicles is even more important than ever. So why are more than two-thirds of small fleets failing to monitor driver speed? And what can be done?
September 20, 2013 by Giles Margerison
Tracking does not have to be a big problem. Privacy is at forefront of everyone’s minds – you just need to show that you care about it as much as your staff do. Find some common driver objections and ways to resolve them in our latest visual guide for fleet managers and business owners.
September 12, 2013 by TomTom Telematics
Improving driving behaviour is key to controlling fuel, maintenance and insurance costs, but are your van drivers taking risks on the road and costing you money? Find out more from our research findings revealing all in our latest post.
September 6, 2013 by Giles Margerison
There’s a lot we can’t control when it comes to the price of fuel. But we can control the fuel efficiency of our machinery and vehicles, the routes that are taken and job allocation. Find out exactly how to make your fleet more fuel efficient, save time and cut costs.