legislation

Privacy at the forefront as DVLA portal goe...

Nov 12, 2014Comments off

An offence will be committed if a driver’s personal records are accessed unlawfully New online ‘View Driving Licence’ service allows drivers to check personal records

Mileage expenses and HMRC compliance –...

Oct 29, 2014Comments off

Penalties can be as high as £30k per vehicle It’s no secret that the HMRC are cracking down on business mileage expenses among the fleet

FTA question timescale for Ultra-Low Emissi...

Oct 27, 2014Comments off

FTA want action before 2020 “Why wait until 2020 to reap the benefits of the Ultra-Low Emission Zone?” This is the question being asked by

Over 20,000 overseas drivers escaping speed...

Oct 09, 2014Comments off

Overseas drivers getting away with it Equivalent to £2.3m worth of speeding tickets Leading road safety charity, the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has revealed

Up to four fifths of fleets not meeting leg...

Sep 26, 2014Comments off

Is your fleet fully compliant? A report from Applied Driving Techniques shows car and van fleets aren’t compliant Despite increasing awareness of risk management following

No tax on display doesn’t mean it can...

Sep 23, 2014Comments off

Taxing times ahead Taxing times ahead Drivers need to be fully aware of the new vehicle tax disc changes that come into effect 1 October

Technology to combat car crime as businesse...

Sep 10, 2014Comments off

Technology to combat car crime? Technology to combat police retreat on car crime as business prepares to count the cost In a follow up to

Greener public sector vehicles on the way f...

Sep 09, 2014Comments off

Greener bus Government funding will cut pollution from over 1,000 public sector vehicles. Over 1,000 local authority vehicles from buses to fire engines will be

Rental industry wants tougher action on veh...

Sep 05, 2014Comments off

Familiar scene? 1,500 rental vehicles stolen each year The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) has welcomed a new report outlining the ‘Postcode Lottery’

Prescription drug driver labelling ‘n...

Oct 16, 2013Comments off

Road safety charity urge government to introduce a traffic light warning system to highlight risks