As we all know, the roads become more hazardous during winter. As a fleet manager, it is your duty to make sure your employees are driving safely and economically. Here are five top tips for successful fleet management this winter:
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We are well and truly on our way into winter; with night’s drawing in and the air getting ever cooler, there has never been a better time to have your lorries tracked. Here are a number of business benefits for GPS lorry tracking:
Based out of Leeds, James brings to the table over 18 years of experience working in the automotive industry. During this time, James has excelled in supporting business growth and development thanks to effective strategic planning.
Last week, some of the RAM Tracking team exhibited at The Build Show as part of UK Construction Week. Over 40,000 trade professionals visited over the three days, as well as more than 400 exhibitors. Our team consisted of Marketing Executive Dan, Business Development Managers; Steve and Stuart, and our golf caddies; Holly and Rachael.
With Halloween just around the corner, we’ve been thinking about how GPS tracking devices could seriously improve your chances of survival during a zombie apocalypse.
New research figures from RAC Business show that 88% of company car drivers admit to speeding on motorways. This is a figure that has actually increased since last year by 7%. The majority of these people admitted to breaking the limit regularly, this is nearly double the percentage of private motorists who admitted to going over the speed limit often. A worrying 7% of company car drivers actually admitted to driving at 90mph.
On Friday 30th September, it’s the ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’ which if you don’t know is a Macmillan Cancer Support fundraiser. The event has been around since 1990 and has grown exponentially – it raised a huge £25 million last year and hopes to top it again this year!
We are delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Build Show on Stand B3/419. The show is part of UK Construction Week and is taking place at the Birmingham NEC on 18th – 20th October 2016.
GPS Tracking devices are a huge part of our everyday lives and in some case, we don’t even realise it! Some people don’t even know what GPS stands for – Global Positioning System. Although it is a bit of mouthful (hence the initials being used) it does just about sum up what it does.
As of 1st September 2016, there will be a change to Advisory Fuel Rates. These can be really confusing for business owners, fleet managers and company car drivers. Let us try and make it as simple as possible. See our table below for all the figures and engine bands and how these have been affected by the recent change.
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