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Sam Sterry's blog: Car sharing puts the wheels in motion for greater flexibility and cost saving for SMEs
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Blogs and Comment
18 Dec 13
Mike Waters' blog: 18 December 2013 - The end of an era
Last week was the Chancellor's Autumn Statement, and while I have to mention the freeze on fuel duty for the remainder of this Parliament (which is we...
17 Dec 13
Mike Waters' blog: 17 December 2013 - Intelligent technology
More and more we rely on and get used to technology within our vehicles, be it ABS braking to digital radio or cruise control.
16 Dec 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 16 December 2013 - Should we prosecute or educate drink drivers?
December is well underway and that means the police will be into their month-long drink driving campaign.
13 Dec 13
Mike Waters' blog: 13 December 2013 - Education, education, education
12 Dec 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 12 December 2013 - Should all road users be responsible for their own actions?
A survey was reported in The Times recently where 600 cabbies were asked for their opinions on road signs, among other things.
11 Dec 13
Mike Waters' blog: 11 December 2013 - Upbeat about the CO2 target shift
There is a level of uncertainty at the moment around new car emission targets.
10 Dec 13
Paul Barker's blog: 10 December 2013 - Few, but welcome, announcements in 2013 Autumn Statement
The chancellor's Autumn Statement wasn't what you'd call the most monumental tug at the country's limited purse strings in either direction - at leas...
05 Dec 13
Mike Water's blog: 5 December 2013 - Bad for your health in more ways than one
It's bad for your health, it's expensive, it's antisocial and it's against the law in enclosed public places; so as a logical next step, should smokin...
05 Dec 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 6 December 2013 - Can your company cars portray a bad company image?
Image is everything in business, its importance reflected in the huge amounts of money firms invest in their PR and marketing.
03 Dec 13
Graham Hurdle's Blog: 3 December 2013 - We're only human, you know
I met a middle aged lady the other day who was due to attend a speed awareness course. She said she had been caught doing 37mph in a 30 limit.
02 Dec 13
Mike Water's blog: 2 December 2013 - A nice surprise for now
In recent years, we have become so used to fuel prices climbing that we expect this to always be the case.
28 Nov 13
Paul Barker's blog: 27 November 2013 - Birmingham plan offers much-needed transparency
The big thing for business mobility, especially with long-term planning of business car fleets, is having as much information as possible about what's...
21 Nov 13
Simon Marsh's guest blog: 21 November 2013 - The problem with tackling whiplash
I went to Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi recently and had a go on Rosso, the world's fastest roller coaster.
18 Nov 13
Paul Barker's blog: 18 November 2013 - Allstar's parent firm says it's learned from the past
It was interesting to have a candid interview with the MD of Fleetcor, Allstar's parent firm.
13 Nov 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 13 November 2013 - Plug in to the grid
The first electric car to really make its mark was the Nissan Leaf.
12 Nov 13
Richard Schooling's blog: 12 November 2013 - Scotland switches on to electric fleet potential
The Scots have long seen themselves as practical, inventive people.
05 Nov 13
Paul Barker's blog: 5 November 2013 - The move towards ultra low-emission vehicles
Alphabet has taken a lead in the plug-in vehicle market, offering a comprehensive array of services designed to help business car fleets that aren't y...
01 Nov 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 1 November 2013 - The four 'E's of road safety
Engineering, enforcement, emergency medical services and education! These are the four 'E's of road safety and, to give a quick overview, they are:
30 Oct 13
Mike Waters' blog: 30 October 2013 - Multimedia motoring
I have spoken a great deal in the past about advancements in vehicle technology, but what I have not spoken about so much are the changing expectation...
29 Oct 13
Matt Dyer's blog: 29 October 2013 - Decarbonise the UK and make the move to ULEVs
Reducing the UK's carbon footprint is high on the political agenda. With approximately a quarter of UK domestic carbon emissions coming from transport...
25 Oct 13
Simon Best's blog: 25 October 2013 - Responding to emergency vehicles
23 Oct 13
Mike Waters' blog: 23 October 2013 - Driver limitations
22 Oct 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 22 October 2013 - How can we all be above average drivers?
18 Oct 13
Mike Waters' blog: 18 October 2013 - Make the right decisions before the 'horse has bolted'
16 Oct 13
Paul Barker's blog: 16 October 2013 - Carbon emissions reporting standards
15 Oct 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 15 October 2013 - More cash, more crash
4 Oct 13
Mike Waters' blog: 4 October 2013 - Bright is best
2 Oct 13
Jack Carfrae's blog: 2 October 2013 - Leasing's heavy hitters open their doors
1 Oct 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 1 October 2013 - Business mileage is on the decline
24 Sep 13
Mike Waters' blog: 24 September 2013 - Think about what you need
20 Sep 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 20 September 2013 - Never has a survey summed up a problem for fleet operators better
18 Sep 13
Mike Waters' blog: 18 September 2013 - You need to be streetwise
17 Sep 13
Paul Barker's blog: 17 September 2013 - Motor show offers more future than present
13 Sep 13
Mike Waters' blog: 13 September 2013 - Glimpse into the future
12 Sep 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 12 September 2013 - Fleets should be ready for autonomous cars
10 Sep 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 10 September 2013 - Jailed driver is a warning to all who text at the wheel
6 Sep 13
Paul Barker's blog: 6 September 2013 - Almost impossible to guard against 'flash crash' fraud
3 Sep 13
Mike Waters' blog: 3 September 2013 - Fit for market
30 Aug 13
Mike Waters' blog: 30 August 2013 - Fit for market
27 Aug 13
Mike Waters' blog: 27 August 2013 - Practicality or principle?
23 Aug 13
Paul Barker's blog: 23 August 2013 - Looking back, and to the future, with ACFO
16 Aug 13
Mike Waters' blog: 16 August 2013 - Attached to auto
14 Aug 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 14 August 2013 - drink driving and warning lights
13 Aug 13
Mike Waters' blog: 13 August 2013 - Road to the future
9 Aug 13
Paul Barker's blog: 9 August 2013 - Is electric BMW a game changer?
7 Aug 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 7 August 2013 - Beware the drivers who pigeonhole others
6 Aug 13
Matt Dyer's blog: 6 August 2013 - On the move to a digital and productive future
2 Aug 13
Mike Waters' blog: 2 August 2013 - Don't knock it until you've tried it
31 Jul 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 31 July 2013 - The ultimate list of courses to keep drivers safe
30 Jul 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 30 July 2013 - About time for new drug drive laws
26 Jul 13
Paul Barker's blog: 26 July 2013 - Cost is the big question mark with hydrogen's future
24 Jul 13
Mike Waters' blog: 24 July 2013 - Swift punishment plan to alter bad behaviour
23 Jul 13
Ian Thomson's blog: 23 July 2013 - What staff must check before motoring abroad
16 Jul 13
Mike Waters' blog: 16 July 2013 - A changing market
12 Jul 13
Mike Waters' blog: 12 July 2013 - Tread carefully
10 Jul 13
Paul Barker's blog: 10th July 2013 - Increasing awareness of technological innovation
9 Jul 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 9 July 2013 - Hazard perception: the fleet manager's solution to rising accident costs
3 Jul 13
Mike Waters' blog: 3 July 2013 - A high price for a heavy foot
28 Jun 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 28 June 2013 - Spend road tax on roads
26 Jun 13
Jack Carfrae's blog: 26 June 2013 - New blood at ACFO helm and mods on the rise
25 Jun 13
Mike Waters' blog: 25 June 2013 - CO2 regulation headache
20 Jun 13
Mike Waters' blog: 20 June 2013 - Some information is worth sharing
18 Jun 13
Ian Thomson's blog: 18 June 2012 - Managers race to comply with new congestion charge
17 Jun 13
Graham Hurdle's blog: 17 June 2013 - Is the Corporate Manslaughter Act worth the paper it's written on?
13 Jun 13
Paul Barker's blog: 13 June 2013 - Celebrate technological help and achievement
12 Jun 13
Mike Waters' blog: 12 June 2013 - Location, location, location
6 Jun 13
Matt Dyer's blog: 6 June 2013 - The reality of driverless fleets
4 Jun 13
Mike Waters' blog: 4 June 2013 - Practicality is key
3 Jun 13
Simon Best's blog: 3 June 2013 - Combatting fatigue
31 May 13
Roddy Graham's blog: 31st May 2013 - Noughts and crosses
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