Tag : COVID-19
UK petrol prices fell by their largest margin in 12 years in March, triggered by a complete collapse in the world oil price.
A new white paper intended to help fleets address the issue of ‘How to Recruit Safe Drivers’ is now available for free.
Mobile mechanics have an important role to play at the moment in supporting those on the frontline.
Ford has confirmed that the temporary suspension of vehicle and engine production at most of its European manufacturing sites is now expected to run at least … Read More »
Cars and vans left unattended and without proper security could attract theft and vandalism during the lockdown.
Ford is ramping up its work to support the coronavirus response effort with two new schemes to help employees join in the fight against the outbreak.
Groupe PSA is extending the free roadside assistance programme for its vehicles to provide continued support to essential services and key workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Vauxhall is extending its Roadside Assistance programme to all NHS workers who drive a Vauxhall vehicle, and do not already have mechanical breakdown cover.
TrustFord is using its mobile service fleet to support NHS staff and essential workers.
RED Driver Training is offering fleet driver training online as demand for delivery drivers rises during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Licence Check has issued latest advice to fleets regarding vital licence checking services, covering the latest changes in regulations under coronavirus.
The United Nations’ COP26 climate change conference due to take place in Glasgow in November has been postponed due to Covid-19.
The AA is to keep NHS workers on the move for free during the Covid-19 crisis, backed by a dedicated hotline.
Professor Colin Tourick FICFM on how fleets can best spend the coming weeks and months in lockdown to good effect.
Volkswagen has suspended production for a further five working days at its German plants as it responds to the continued fall in car demand.
The Government should explore the impact of the lockdown on company car and van Benefit-in-Kind taxation with a view to suspending BiK during the crisis.
The law covering the minimum legal tread depth for tyres is still in force despite vehicle owners being given exemption on MOTs.
Many fuel stations, particularly in rural areas, will have to close over the coming weeks as sales dry up.
Fleet Source has deployed an interactive TV-based training solution across its Driver CPC classroom course offering to help its customers maintain training.
Rivus Fleet Solutions is maintaining its usual levels of service as it works to keep both new and existing customers on the road during the pandemic.
A fantastic public response to Addison Lee’s Donate a Ride’ has seen funds break through the £100k mark in just over 12 hours.
The AA is providing essential support to help the London Ambulance Service keep its clinicians on the road; part of a range of actions it’s taking … Read More »
FleetCheck’s Vehicle Inspection App has accelerated past the three million milestone in the last week, driven by an “explosion in checks”.
Jaguar Land Rover is playing its role in supporting the fight against coronavirus, providing more than 160 vehicles to emergency response organisations.
Carmakers across the globe have outlined how they’re putting their production capabilities to use with producing respirators and ventilators in response to urgent medical needs.
Air pollution around the world is reducing due to Covid-19’s impact on the global economy, but the eventual recovery could leave our environment worse off and … Read More »
MG is working to keep customers mobile during the coronavirus pandemic by offering a free-of-charge extension to all qualifying MG Roadside Assistance packages.
DriveTech is offering a free online course to help fleet operators manage risk, especially where ‘other than normal business drivers’ are being called into essential action.
Extra MSA has opened a ‘next-generation’ £64m motorway service area (MSA) at Junction 45 of the M1 to provide vital facilities for key workers, emergency services … Read More »