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Blogs and Comment
15 Dec 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 15 December: Driverless vehicles
Recently, I was chatting with some friends and the subject of autonomous technology came up. We had a long and interesting conversation about its pros...
14 Dec 16
Kevin O'Keeffe's blog: 14 November - Shining a light on winter driving
A new study claims the danger of a road accident increases by 30% for motorists driving between 5pm and 8pm, in the month following the clocks going b...
06 Dec 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 6 December - A 'Nice' try - but the same old debates will perpetuate
While some view the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence's (Nice) very existence with cynicism, the motoring guidelines the body has just...
01 Dec 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 1 December - The Christmas lights are switched on, but are yours?
Fully autonomous cars won't become the norm for a good while yet, due to factors such as legislation, infrastructure, insurance and cost, but plenty o...
01 Dec 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 24 November: Extreme delivery targets compromises safety
If, like me, you're not an enthusiastic devotee of the retail experience, then the development of online home shopping has probably been something of ...
28 Nov 16
Joe Howick's blog: 28 November - Avoid the 'morning after' drink driving risk this Christmas
With December just around corner the festive party season is about to kick-off, along with the increased risk of drink-driving.
22 Nov 16
Penny Searles' blog - 22 November: Robo-bullying; The Problem with driverless cars
Recently in the press there were reports that the first wave of driverless cars in the UK will be left unmarked out of fear that other road users will...
21 Nov 16
Simon Henstock's blog: 21 November - The motor industry goes mobile when sourcing stock
Like nearly every industry sector, the motor trade is increasingly reliant on mobile devices as a business enabler.
17 Nov 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 17 November - Posthumous whole life costs could pinpoint where the problems lie
Whole life costs, which include a vehicle's depreciation, service, maintenance and repair, fuel and road fund tax, are commonplace in establishing com...
16 Nov 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 16 November - Brake's Pledge is particularly apt now winter is here
Promoted by Brake, Road Safety Week is an excellent initiative aiming to change driver and passenger behaviour to make communities safer. This year th...
14 Nov 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 14 November - Tesla ownership update
Regular readers will recall that I have promised to write regular updates on driving for business with my electric company vehicle, the Tesla Model S.
10 Nov 16
Nick Walker's blog: 10 November - Don't DIY for telematics
Telematics is a fast-growing area right now, with more and more businesses and fleet managers seeing the benefits of investing in the technology, whic...
08 Nov 16
Colin O'Keefe's blog: 8 November - It's on my to do list
The saying goes.don't put off tomorrow what you can do today.and checking your employees' licenses' should definitely be on the top of the list.
03 Nov 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 3 November - Raise the motorway speed limit? Or raise awareness of safe stopping distances?
Nine out of ten (88%) company car drivers admit to speeding on motorways, according to research, which represents a 7% increase on figures from last y...
02 Nov 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 2 November - useful tech
At Chevin, we are greatly focused on technology as something that can minimise fleet running costs, increase utilisation and enhance safety.
01 Nov 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 1 November: A different animal
We have many customers who operate a mixed fleet of vehicles - cars and vans. Even for business fleets predominantly made up of cars, there is often a...
27 Oct 16
Joe Howick's blog: 27 October - Driver education is key to reducing rental damage charges
Joe Howick lists several tips fleet managers should pass on to their drivers in the battle against damage costs
24 Oct 16
Kevin O'Keeffe's blog: 24 October - Watch out for grey fleet 'creep'
According to figures from the British Vehicle Rental & Leasing Association, grey fleet usage is rising in the UK.
18 Oct 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 18 October - Tips for fleet drivers as winter approaches
Fleet managers are under the cosh these days, their roles having become increasingly complex with issues like diesel particulate filters and emissions...
17 Oct 16
Richard Hipkiss' blog - 17 October: Tackling the SME knowledge gap
Leasing companies, brokers, dealers and fleet management companies are increasingly competing for SME customers, with differing propositions, sales ta...
13 Oct 16
Colin O'Keefe's blog: 13 October - Licensed to drive?
12 Oct 16
Andrew Brown-Allan's blog - 12 October: Paris points to exciting future
11 Oct 16
Penny Searles' blog - 11 October: Are we failing young drivers?
4 Oct 16
Glass's BusinessCar Used Car Spotlight - October 2016
3 Oct 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 3 October - Are drivers playing Russian Roulette at work?
27 Sep 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 17 September: A gradual transition
26 Sep 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 26 September - talking tax
22 Sep 16
Nick Walker's blog: 22 September - A great leap forward in telematics for business
21 Sep 16
Matt Dyer's blog: 21 September - Preparing your fleet for change
20 Sep 16
Paul Barker's blog - 20 September: Too much power to the people?
19 Sep 16
Colin O'Keefe's blog: 19 September - Driver licence checking - what you need to know
15 Sep 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 15 September - Extra effort needed as figures show rise in road casualties
13 Sep 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 13 September - Right car, wrong time. I hope they bring it back.
12 Sep 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 12 September: A longer cycle
8 Sep 16
Paul Hollick's blog: 8 September - An age of innovation
7 Sep 16
Andrew Brown-Allan's blog - 7 September: The rise of autonomous humans
6 Sep 16
Paul Barker's blog - 6 September: The problem with pollution
24 Aug 16
Penny Searles' blog - 24 August: The Brexit effect and how to escape it
23 Aug 16
Paul Barker's blog - 23 August: Positive talks
18 Aug 16
Glass's BusinessCar used car spotlight: August 2016
15 Aug 16
Richard Hipkiss' blog - 15 August: All that glitters
11 Aug 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 11 August - Taking the EV plunge
10 Aug 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 10 August: The end of an era?
9 Aug 16
Paul Barker's blog - 9 August: Smoke & mirrors
8 Aug 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 8 August - Inefficient driving habits are largely unsurprising
4 Aug 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 4 August - We can drive safely - we're just choosing not to!
2 Aug 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 2 August - Making commuters accident aware
1 Aug 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 1 August - Forget driving abroad, we don't even know our own Highway Code
27 Jul 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 27 July - I want more ULEV incentives!
26 Jul 16
Paul Barker's blog - 26 July: Cars shouldn't be a grey area
25 Jul 16
Shaun Sadlier's blog - 25 July: Not such a leap of faith
21 Jul 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 21 July - Is it time to look at Maslow's hierarchy regarding your vehicle fleet?
13 Jul 16
Glass's BusinessCar used car spotlight: July 2016
12 Jul 16
Paul Barker's blog - 12 July: NOx and the issue of uncertainty
30 Jun 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 28 June - Why do drivers rarely learn from their mistakes?
30 Jun 16
Simon Henstock's blog: 30 June - Get the remarketing blend right
27 Jun 16
Nick Walker's blog: 27 June - Driverless cars and telematics go 'hand-in-hand'
21 Jun 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 21 June - Plug in, turn on, head out
20 Jun 16
Simon Henstock's blog: 20 June - The times they are a-changing
16 Jun 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 16 June - Fleet managers, company car drivers and mental health
15 Jun 16
Matt Dyer's blog: 15 June - NO2 emissions: A rising concern
14 Jun 16
Paul Barker's blog - 14 June: No diesel smoke without fire
13 Jun 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 13 June - New research reveals the dangers of hands-free mobile phone calls
31 May 16
Paul Barker's blog - 31 May: Over-exposed on RVs?
26 May 16
Lee Wolstenholme's blog: 26 May - Go get 'em, tiger-nose
24 May 16
Ashley Sowerby's blog: 24 May - What can we learn from NGO fleets?
19 May 16
Mike Waters' blog: 19 May - Never too old to learn
16 May 16
Paul Barker's blog - 16 May: Low-key London
12 May 16
Graham Hurdle's blog: 12 May - Is data protection more important than life protection
11 May 16
Nick Walker's blog: 11 May - Telematics turns your fleet 'green'
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