More than half (52%) of European transport companies had their offices inspected or audited for drivers’ hours compliance in the past year, says TomTom Telematics.
Nigel Hargreaves was named LGV Driver of the Year based on his performance over the past 12 months.
James Frew has awarded a five-year contract extension to Ctrack for the provision of an advanced telematics system.
Mercedes-Benz has launched a telematics system – the Pro Adapter – to provide access to vehicle information for fleet managers.
The number of active fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicle fleets in Europe was 6.6 million in Q4 2016.
Teletrac Navman has secured a contract with Penta Foods to enable it to track and monitor deliveries across the UK.
A road-user charging scheme based on miles driven could be introduced in London to improve air quality and to cut congestion.
Hubio Fleet will be at this year’s Commercial Vehicle Show with its telematics experts on hand to talk to fleet managers.
TomTom Telematics will demonstrate its latest developments in connected fleet management systems at this year’s CV Show.
Teletrac Navman has published a checklist to help companies assess if their fleets are compliant, in partnership with Fleetcheck.
Argos is implementing a new transport management tool from Microlise to give transport teams live visibility of vehicles and expected estimated times of arrival.
Cape Industrial Services has turned to FMG to introduce driver behaviour telematics to improve driver safety for its van fleet.
PIB Insurance has launched a fleet insurance product that uses telemetry data and focused risk management in order to reduce costs for the fleet operator.
Stolen vehicle recovery (SVR) expert Tracker is urging owners of vans to ensure their vehicles are better protected.
BD Living has selected Paragon’s routing and scheduling software to manage the delivery and fitting of built-in and freestanding furniture and accessories.
Two-thirds of motorists are less inclined to do business with companies whose drivers are unsafe or discourteous, according to research from TomTom Telematics.
Anglian Water is fitting Ctrack telematics to a further 500 vans having seen a 14% reduction in the number of road accidents and a 10% improvement in fuel efficiency after fitting the system to 750 vehicles.
Rexel has deployed Microlise Fleet Performance telematics across its UK fleet of more than 350 light commercial vehicles.
Improving visibility over commercial fleets could save businesses over £800 per vehicle every year, In-Car Cleverness has claimed.
Gas distribution company SGN is expecting to save around £1 million by implementing a driver performance improvement programme across its 2,000-strong fleet.