Established in 1982 Shentongroup have been supplying and maintaining all aspects of combined heat and power systems and critical power continuity, to both public and private organisations for over 30 years. One of their main company objectives is ‘to provide the highest level of customer service through their corporate philosophy of commitment, innovation and integrity,’ so with this in mind they wanted a vehicle tracking system that was going to go above and beyond to help improve their efficiency and in turn, maximise their customer satisfaction.
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Here at RAM Tracking, our innovation is very much fueled by our customers so it’s vital to us to build maintain a good relationship with them throughout their contracts – not just at the point of sale. We spoke with Isabel Doyle, Purchasing Co Coordinator at TRAC Engineering, a leading supplier of infrastructure engineering services - and one of our many valued customers - to gain a deeper insight into TRAC Engineering’s experience with our products and services.
Over the last 5 years, more and more business have seen first-hand the benefits of using dash cams on their fleet vehicles. Not only do dash cams allow fleet managers to record and review driving behaviour, they are all invaluable for reducing insurance premiums and helping resolve accident blame disputes. Many businesses however, are using dash cams that are designer for consumers and therefore not getting the most out of their dash cams when it comes to business vehicle use.
Employers have a duty of care to their employees, which means that they are legally obligated to take all the steps reasonably possible to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of their employees in the workplace. This includes driving in a work-related capacity.
Many people assume that the roads will be busier during the summer holiday period as families battle to make their way to their hard-earned breaks away. However, we gathered customer data and compared traffic volumes 6 weeks before the 2017 school holidays, and during the summer break and found that for business’ out on the road generating revenue, this period is actually much quieter! So how can your business benefit from the quieter roads during this time?
With the hottest summer in 40 years on the horizon it is important to understand the hazards that can arise with your vehicle.
There are contests and results for “the best” vehicles posted, almost daily, throughout the UK and Europe. Each company is constantly attempting to stay ahead of the curve and prove that they are one of the top: “Most Reliable,” “Cheapest Option,” “Best Value…” the list goes on and on. It can be a challenging finding the most reliable vehicles to hire for an organisation in the UK when establishing a fleet, and in this article, we will dive deeper into an understanding of what options are available to hire for a business and which options can be considered the most reliable vehicles to hire in the UK.
Dash cams are an increasingly popular addition to vehicles all over the country, growing in volume at an astonishing rate. Since 2015 sales of these devices have risen by over 700%, suggesting that any car that you may pass on the road may be sporting one. Just why are dash cams now so omnipresent, and how could any business owner that runs a fleet of vehicles benefit from usage?
When it comes to cost management and decisions for business performance, the importance of historical analysis and projections can never be understated. Referring to fuel costs for business fleet management, the projections and analysis based on the coming year will help to make vital decisions for business and fleet managers today, for optimal results “tomorrow.”
By developing a fleet of vehicles, your business is likely to face the challenging decision of who will be there to assist when you have a driver stranded on the side of a busy motorway, with lost time and the ability to stay calm rapidly decreasing. The degree of panic that may or may not occur as a business will depend directly on whether the appropriate breakdown and recovery plan has been put in place.
- Q&A with Shentongroup
- Q&A with TRAC Engineering
- Introducing RAM Live – Our 3G live-streaming dash cam for fleet vehicles
- How dash cams can be used to enhance corporate duty of care
- How does the summer holidays impact fleet management?
- How to Stay Safe in Your Vehicle in the Summer
- The Most Reliable Vehicles to Hire for Business | RAM Tracking UK
- How Dash Cams Can Help Reduce Insurance Premiums
- Fuel costs - historic analysis and projections for 2018
- How to pick the right breakdown and recovery provider for your business