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Natalie Middleton

TomTom to offer tachograph services under DAKO partnership

5 years ago / 0 comments

The remote download, which will be available using the standard in vehicle on-board unit TomTom LINK 510, forms part of TomTom’s new partnership with DAKO, a European provider of solutions for regulatory worktime and … Read More »

ACFO highlights "cradle to grave" best practice at 2013 Conference

5 years ago / 0 comments

The event takes place on Thursday 16th May at Rockingham Motor Speedway, Corby, Northamptonshire and is being sponsored by EDF Energy. Experts who will be speaking on the theme of “A Day in the … Read More »

Fleets invited to enter EuroTra Safety Award 2013

5 years ago / 0 comments

The award is sponsored by Volvo Truck Corporation of Sweden and is designed to recognise excellence through practices, techniques or procedures that directly relate to improving safety in the European road freight industry. The … Read More »

New Citroen Contract Motoring fuel card to offer major savings to SMEs

5 years ago / 0 comments

The new CCM fuel card is tailored to suit the individual requirements of each business and is expected to be of particular interest to SMEs. The card has no annual fee in the first … Read More »

Sanctuary Group slashes costs by a third with TomTom tracking

5 years ago / 0 comments

Sanctuary Maintenance, part of Sanctuary Group, has slashed fuel bills by a third across 80 vehicles after using TomTom fleet management technology to encourage a safer, more fuel-efficient driving style among staff. LINK in-vehicle … Read More »

Addison Lee sold to Carlyle Group

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Founded in 1975 with one car, Addison Lee has grown to a fleet of over 4,500 vehicles.  Today, the private hire giant works across London carrying over 10 million passengers and couriering 1 million … Read More »

10% of van drivers don't have commercial insurance cover

5 years ago / 0 comments

The survey of van drivers – which included builders, plumbers, mobile hairdressers, dog walkers, florists, window cleaners and more – found that one in 10 select “social only” as the class of use for … Read More »

Automotive Leasing gains place on Procurement for Housing framework

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Procurement for Housing, the purchasing consortium for the social housing sector, provides services to 800 members from around the UK. Automotive Leasing was awarded ‘first ranked’ supplier status for “Lot  1 – Vehicle Lease, … Read More »

New video shows danger of blind spots on CVs

5 years ago / 0 comments

It highlights the shocking fact that serious accidents and fatalities are caused by blind spots on machines and vehicles. The video also shows how such incidents can be eliminated with Spillard’s real-time all-round Optronics … Read More »

Biofuels "worse than fossil fuels", finds new report

5 years ago / 0 comments

That’s the finding of a new report by Chatham House, which adds that biodiesel from vegetable oils is found to be worse for the climate than fossil diesel. The report, dubbed “The Trouble with … Read More »

Microlise to host entertaining and informative Transport Conference 2013

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This year’s event is being held at the East Midlands Conference Centre on 14 May 2013 and will feature governing bodies such as VOSA, RHA, Department for Transport and CILT. Geoff Dunning, CEO of … Read More »

ECWVTA changes are prime time to review mods, says Venson

5 years ago / 0 comments

That’s the message from Venson Automotive Solutions, which says that although the introduction of the Van Enhancement Scheme N1 reduces some of the approval burden for vehicle modifications – such as shelving or ply-lining … Read More »

European Commission proposes safer & greener lorry design rules

5 years ago / 0 comments

The changes include the introduction of a more rounded cabin at the front and aerodynamic flaps at the back, helping to save the lives of 300-500 pedestrians and cyclists each year. Introducing the changes, … Read More »

Isotrak introduces Remote Driver Card & Vehicle Data Download at CV Show

5 years ago / 0 comments

The Remote Driver Card & Vehicle Data Download is the latest addition to the ATMS solution portfolio and provides fleets with the ability to remotely download driver card and vehicle data information. The company … Read More »

Most fleet operators unaffected by bank holidays

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The vehicle tracking website, which represents more than 50 tracking and telematics companies across a wide range of technologies, surveyed 100 car, van and HGV fleet operators in the week commencing 1st April and … Read More »

Agility Fleet launches "Specialist Van Leasing" division

5 years ago / 0 comments

Dubbed Specialist Van Leasing, the new division manages the bespoke build and customisation of light commercial vehicles, up to a maximum weight of 3.5 tonnes. The company says its highly skilled team has a … Read More »

NR Evans report fuel economy savings with New Actros

5 years ago / 0 comments

Supplied by South Wales dealer Euro Commercials, all are New Actros 2542 models with 420hp straight-six engines and StreamSpace cabs. NR Evans, a leading temperature-controlled distribution specialist, operates from a network of six depots … Read More »