5 Challenges for the Bus and Coach industry and how to solve them


Demand: Cheaper Costs Cut-price companies like Megabus are popular for one reason – they cut prices. With public spending still low, people are more willing than ever to look for the cheapest deals around. Campaigns like the Fight for Fair Fares team have begun to demand cheaper options for...

 

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5 Common Fleet Operation Challenges and How to Solve Them


With mounting responsibility on Operators and Managers, these challenges can often seem unsolvable. Here are our top 5 problems that we feel fleet operators are facing today: Insurance premiums are on the rise Theft and vandalism of company assets is sky-rocketing Industry Compliance and standards schemes are constantly changing. ...

 

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10 Reasons Why: Telematics is the ultimate tool for Fleet Operators


Vehicle Telematics is one of the few time-saving and cost-effective solutions with a relatively short payback period. It is a system which provides you with the information you need to improve the efficiency, performance and profitability of your fleet. Telematics provides fleet operators with the data they need to...

 

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Coach & Bus UK Returns for 2017


Coach and Bus UK is must-attend for operators and suppliers of all sizes. The show features leading industry suppliers, key purchasing figures and a line-up of fantastic speakers and innovators. It is is a real chance to experience the latest in new vehicles, cutting edge technology, passenger convenience developments and...

 

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CNG Powered Vehicles: The Way Forward?


Back in February 2017, Waitrose announced the launch of its new 10-vehicle CNG powered fleet. They had teamed up with CNG Fuel, Scania and Agility Fuel solutions to develop the new trucks, which are used to make deliveries to stores in the UK. The trucks were the first in...

 

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10 Reasons Why: Dash-cams are the perfect solution for Commercial Fleets.


What are Dash-Cams?Dash cameras are a form of on-board camera, used to continuously record the driver's view as seen through the vehicle’s windscreen. With basic models attached via suction-cup or adhesive-tape mounts, Dash-Cams can also be permanently fixed and hardwired into the vehicles.HistoryDash-Cams were first introduced for use in...

 

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5 Ways the new Clean Air Plan will affect the Haulage industry.


Recently the British Government announced a plan to ban all new petrol and diesel vehicles as of 2040, to combat rising nitrogen oxide levels in the UK.The announcement is a new step in the government’s clean air plan. The UK's poor air quality is believed to be the largest...

 

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DVSA Earned Recognition Scheme – Another Compliance Step in the Right Direction


Another Compliance Step in the Right DirectionEarlier this year the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) announced their new voluntary Earned Recognition Scheme (ERS) for Operating-Licence holders; a compliance scheme designed to raise operating standards. In its pilot programme, companies who met the correct criteria were invited to undergo...

 

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