Wednesday 1 April 2020

Hauliers: help us rise to the coronavirus challenge

British transport and logistics representatives are seeking to assure customers and the wider public that the UK supply chain is capable of overcoming the obstacles posed by Covid-19…

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Prepare for higher wage costs to beat driver shortage

Recruitment agency Driver Require has warned that agency rates and driver salaries are set to rise steeply, as a combination of an HMRC clampdown on agency drivers working…

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Hauliers brace for diesel van ban

Government proposals now under consultation to bring forward a ban on the sale of new diesel and petrol vans and cars to 2035 or before have sparked a…

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Lytx reveals riskiest driving trends

Video telematics specialist Lytx reports that it has identified the top risky driving trends for fleets in the UK – as evidenced by data from its entire UK-based…

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Smart Graphics: make the most of ‘mobile billboard’ fleets

Progressive fleet owners are increasingly recognising their vehicles’ potential as marketing tools, and transforming their trucks into cost-effective carriers of media as well as goods, according to livery…

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Fargo TOPS is ‘game-changer’ for MacIntyre

Container specialist MacIntyre Transport has installed the TOPS… on the go mobile telematics system from Fargo Systems across all of its vehicles, after deployment across part of the…

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Trakm8 Connectedcare helps keep fleets moving

Chris Horbowyj, channel sales director at telematics solutions specialist Trakm8, explains how its technology can be used to safeguard against vehicle health problems Unexpected vehicle downtime for commercial…

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Brandon Hire Station boosts driver performance with Lytx

Tool and plant hire company Brandon Hire Station has reported significantly improved driver safety records after installing video telematics and analytics solutions from video telematics specialist Lytx. Collisions…

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AS24 low-power tracker helps tackle trailer theft

AS24, which specialises in services for HGVs such as the provision of toll boxes and fuel cards, has launched a new tracking service to combat trailer theft. The…

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Truck-makers gear up for CV Show launches

Preparations are now well underway for the 2020 Commercial Vehicle Show, which returns to the NEC Birmingham from 28-30 April. More than 400 exhibitors will be showcasing their…

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