Friday, September 18, 2020
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Businesses advised to focus on ‘road-health’

As businesses start to ramp-up operations and road traffic volumes rise, Licence Bureau is advising fleet managers to continue to enact on the ‘new norms’ of social distancing and increased awareness surrounding mental health.
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How will pandemic affect mobility solutions?

Car-share and ride-share have hit the buffers in the face of social distancing. Could single-seaters like the Renault Twizy be the future?
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How to manage your fleet during lockdown

The lockdown has meant daily life is far from business as usual even if your fleet is still operating regularly, and because of this, extra measures are needed to ensure the safety of your workforce.
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Coronavirus – effect on BiK, tax and salary sacrifice

Now could be an ideal time to review fleet policy to look at introducing a number of new, tax-efficient vehicles to choice lists for drivers to consider when we come out of lockdown.

Europcar launches programme to support emergency workers

Europcar Mobility Group will make thousands of vehicles available from £5 per day to Emergency services staff including NHS workers, armed forces, police, paramedics, ambulance workers, fire services, social care workers and those working in education and childcare.
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Car tax and the Budget: A fuel tax hike needs to go hand in...

An increase in fuel duty for conventional internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles of 2p per litre could raise £4bn over the next five years, whereas a continued freeze on fuel duty could cost the Treasury £1bn a year.

Audi A6 Saloon 45 TFSI – Premium class

The A6 has never been the most dynamic of the German premium execs but has generally made up for it with the brand’s expertise when it comes to interiors.
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Charging network inter-operability beneficial to EV fleet operators

Within the overall growth of the public network, the number of ultra-rapid charge points has grown from 300 units to 800, and contactless bank card accessible charge points also rose from 300 to approximately 1,000 through 2019

Company car insurance – are you covered?

ANYONE driving a car for business, whether it's their own or a company vehicles, will to to be covered for business car insurance.This can cover a wide range of uses, such...

Company car tracker privacy law – are you compliant?

It is important to monitor employee driving and provide live feedback where necessary. These days, there is a wide range of safety features available which can monitor drivers and send live reports and alerts to business owners.

Are you getting the best out of your business mileage allowance?

Mileage Allowance Relief allows employees to claim the difference between what they receive in business mileage or fuel costs from their employer and what is approved by HMRC.

How do fuel cards work?

Cash payments, reimbursing driver expenses or paying by company credit cards is not really the most efficient way and can leave you open to potential fraud or security risks for your drivers.
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How to negotiate the best business car lease deal

Business Car Leasing has many advantages for small businesses although it depends on the company’s financial circumstances and the specific requirements of the business.
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Think ahead when heading abroad

Britain may still – for now – be part of the European Union, but there are still plenty of little-known rules which could catch drivers out, said the AA's Business Services.
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Avoid the pitfalls at the end of your lease

WHETHER you have a small fleet of vehicles or you are a single owner-operator you may well have taken the decision to lease vehicles.Great, it can be a very effective and...
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How much pain are your travel expenses causing?

 A disproportionate number of hours are being spent on managing expenses per week, which is time that could be better spent on important business activities or even an improved work/life balance.
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How much CO2 is your fleet producing?

Emissions Calculator uses data on more than 15,000 different cars to give an accurate estimate of how many grams of CO2 a particular model can be expected to produce, both in a day’s worth of driving and over a year or more.
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FleetEurope strengthens customer service team with new appointments

Recruitment drive follows a significant period of growth last year for the business, which offers a range of vehicle rental, vehicle leasing and fleet management services.
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Fuel Card Services’ new online SMR portal uses epyx technology

MyService.Expert will provide a single point of access to a network of thousands of garages nationwide and deliver typical savings of up to 30%. 
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Branston shortlisted for transport and logistics award

The everywoman awards, now in their 12th year, recognise the efforts of woman within the transport and logistics sector in the UK.