Category: Automotive

driver fatigue

Is Driver Fatigue a Business Risk?

New research from the Department for Transport has found that driver fatigue contributes to more road accidents in the UK than...

better driving for fleet businesses

Can Better Driver Habits Improve Fleet Businesses?

For many fleet businesses, there is a constant squeeze on margins from costs that are inherent to how they are run.  Alongside these...

clean air zones - exhaust

Will Clean Air Zones Affect Future Fleet Business?

The UK Government’s air quality plan is controversial. It is inflaming opinion from different sides. Environmental lawyers are accusing...

fleet managers - vehicle repairs

Fleet Managers: How Important is Preventative Maintenance?

Fleet Managers need to maximise fleet performance and vehicle availability.  One key way to do this is to undertake preventative...

telematics - fleet management

How Can Telematics Aid Effective Fleet Management?

Telematics are a well-established means for recording data about vehicles.  Principally, their location and how long they have taken to...

alternative fuels to diesel

Fleet Managers: Should You Be Reliant on Diesel?

Corporate vehicle fleets in the UK currently rely on diesel fuel to power 86% of their vehicles on average, according to Arval’s 2016...

brexit and the UK car industry

How Could Brexit Dent the Automotive Sector’s Skillset?

During 2015, the UK car industry turned over £71.6bn, contributed £15.5bn to the economy.  It also saw the number of people dependent on...

driverless vehicles

Driverless Vehicles: Will They Improve Your Business?

Some American states such as Nevada allow driverless car trials to be conducted on their public roads. Google has particularly had great...

Vehicle technology

How Will Vehicle Technology Assist Business Drivers?

According to Lex Autolease’s Report on Company Motoring 2015, 11% of the 1,041 company drivers surveyed have one-way commutes typically...

Fleet management: fuel

Which Fuel is Good For Your Fleet?

Volkswagen and diesel engines did not have a great 2015. But has the scandal left some fleet managers wondering whether it may be time to...