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New Associates pages offer latest updates from key fleet companies

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Fleet World’s newest innovation, Fleet World Associates, has launched with the support of Chevin, Franklin and Ensto.

Brake to run Pledge at-work road safety training courses

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Brake is to deliver a series of one-day Pledge training course to help provide UK fleets with tools to address at-work road safety.

Uber to expand electric car presence in London

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Uber is to deploy a number of initiatives intended to expand the number of fully electric vehicles available on its app in London as a new Energy Saving Trust report uncovers major potential for … Read More »

Mobile network providers urged to help fleets prevent driver distraction

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UK mobile network providers could play a vital role in helping fleets minimise driver distraction by banning mobile phone use behind the wheel.

Skoda previews electric crossover

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Skoda has provided an insight into its forthcoming electric vehicle plans, unveiling a five-door crossover coupe concept named Vision E.  Skoda’s Vision E concept gives an insight into its electric vehicle plans. Making its ... Read More »

London clean air zone charges to use real-world emissions data

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A website detailing real-world vehicle emissions figures is to launch this autumn in London and Paris, providing a basis for the forthcoming clean air zone charges.

Online savings calculator shows benefits of fuel cards for SMEs

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FuelGenie has launched an online savings calculator to help SMEs identify the benefits of switching to a fuel card.

TCH Leasing drives fleet cost saving with accident management scheme

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TCH Leasing has reported significant cost savings for customers using its accident management solution.

Tax changes not denting salary sacrifice interest, says Tusker

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Fleet take-up of salary sacrifice continues to rise, with drivers continuing to benefit from such schemes despite imminent changes to their tax treatment.

Urgent action needed to meet EU road safety targets

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EU road safety stakeholders, including national and local authorities, are being urged to take bold action to ensure targets to halve road fatalities are met.

Car clubs and digital technology could clean up London’s air, says think tank

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Harnessing the best of digital and char sharing technology could help with London’s air pollution issues but only if Mayor Sadiq Khan seizes opportunities.

EU member states urged to step up EV infrastructure plans

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A joined-up and accessible network of charging stations is essential if Europeans are to benefit from the huge strides in e-mobility technologies.

A90 to get average speed cameras between Dundee and Stonehaven

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Average speed cameras are to go live on the A90 between Dundee and Stonehaven from this autumn.

Councils call for pavement ban to be rolled out across the country

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Laws allowing local authorities to ban pavement parking in London should be rolled out across the country to help save lives, councils say.

Government urged to probe pump pricing amid £6bn ‘rip-off’ claims

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Theresa May is being urged to investigate fuel pump pricing as the fuel supply chain is accused of holding back wholesale changes amounting to at least £6bn in the last 12 months.

Car benefit schemes to retain value but tax compliance to cause challenges  

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Car salary sacrifice schemes and cash or car programmes will continue to have a key role to play within wide-ranging employee benefit packages but policy compliance with new rules will be “a real challenge”.

Europcar unveils flagship mobility station ahead of network rollout

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Europcar is to roll out a new multi-modal mobility platform across its network, including an enhanced focus on digital technology.

LeasePlan and Uber sign pan-European partnership 

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LeasePlan and Uber have signed a new partnership that will provide Uber partner-drivers across Europe with a full operational leasing solution.

Electrical retailer switches to contract hire to cut costs and enhance choice

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One of the UK’s largest electrical retailers is to set to make significant financial savings and enhance employee car choice after switching to contract hire with Activa Contracts.

BCA underpins digital plans with new appointment 

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BCA has appointed Fiona Hall as head of online products in line with its ongoing digital ambitions.