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New Associates pages offer latest updates from key fleet companies

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

Tax changes not denting salary sacrifice interest, says Tusker

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

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

1 month ago / 0 comments

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  

1 month ago / 0 comments

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

1 month ago / 0 comments

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

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

1 month ago / 0 comments

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 

1 month ago / 0 comments

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

One in five drivers admit to tailgating

1 month ago / 0 comments

Drivers are still not getting the message about the dangers of tailgating nearly four years after the police gained new powers to tackle the issue, new research suggests.

Drivers increasingly expecting advanced automation tech as standard

1 month ago / 0 comments

UK driver interest in vehicle automation is increasing but drivers increasingly expect advanced automation technology in vehicles as standard, new research indicates.

SEAT to launch seven-seater SUV in 2018

1 month ago / 0 comments

SEAT has confirmed plans to launch a large SUV from 2018.

Tax treatment of car benefit schemes likely to erode low-emission vehicle take-up

1 month ago / 0 comments

Changes to the tax treatment of car benefit schemes are likely to undermine government efforts to drive take-up of low-emission vehicles. 

New Ctrack app to help enforce driver safety

1 month ago / 0 comments

Ctrack has introduced a driver app that can be used alongside its range of tracking solutions to improve driver behaviour and increase risk awareness.

VED changes likely to push up rental prices

1 month ago / 0 comments

The Government is being urged again to rethink the 1 April changes to Vehicle Excise Duty, which are likely to bring higher rental prices for fleet operators.

Updates to DriveNow app to streamline service

1 month ago / 0 comments

The DriveNow car sharing service in London has introduced a new rental process for its app and vehicles to streamline the service.

Brake to run free fleet webinar on risks of poor driver eyesight

1 month ago / 0 comments

Brake is offering a free webinar for fleets on the risks of poor driver eyesight.


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