Fleet lease costs rise but study reveals procurement failings

July 20, 2016 – Only one in ten companies (11 per cent) take total cost of ownership (TCO) into account when procuring vehicles, according to latest research. Purchase price or lease cost ranked as the biggest consideration, selected by 64 per cent of companies, with vehicle reliability a priority for just a third (33 per … Continue reading “Fleet lease costs rise but study reveals procurement failings”

What to do when your car aquaplanes

Over the past few weeks, we’ve had a considerable amount of rain causing serious flooding in many parts of the UK. Driving in these conditions increases the risk of your car aquaplaning, which can be potentially dangerous if you’re unsure how to retain control of your vehicle. To ensure you and your passengers are safe … Continue reading “What to do when your car aquaplanes”

7 New Year’s resolutions for your vehicle

The New Year is traditionally the time for resolutions. However, rather than (or as well as) creating them for yourself, we have some vehicle/fleet related recommendations that you may also find useful. Tyre Management Ensure you don’t neglect your tyres and check the condition of them on a regular basis. The condition of your tyres … Continue reading “7 New Year’s resolutions for your vehicle”

Driving whilst tired

Whether you’re in an industry that requires you to drive long distances on a regular basis or you lacked sleep the previous night, driving when tired can endanger you and other motorists. Many drivers underestimate how it can affect your driving, unaware that it is just as dangerous as driving under the influence of drugs … Continue reading “Driving whilst tired”

Winter driving advice

To assist you and any additional passengers to stay safe whilst driving in winter conditions it’s important that you prepare appropriately and take extra precautions. During the winter months we encourage drivers to anticipate icy roads, snow (light and heavy) and rain. Below are a range of simple but useful tips that will help you … Continue reading “Winter driving advice”