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Our top ten tips for reducing on the road costs

For most of us, it’s not getting any easier to make ends meet, especially when running a business as a courier. With fuel prices predicted to remain flat for the next 3 years, having hit an all-time high in 20221, goods in shops still being more expensive than they were 2 years ago,2 and car […]

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What is GAP Insurance?

If you are unfortunate enough to write-off your vehicle completely, or it is stolen, you could be left out of pocket when it comes to making an insurance claim. Fortunately, there is insurance cover that can help.  GAP Insurance is an acronym for ‘Guaranteed Asset Protection’ and it covers the financial gap between the actual […]

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How to make a car insurance claim

Needing to make a car insurance claim, for whatever reason, is a hassle you could do without! Our helpful claims service aims to get you back on the road (and earning again!) as quickly and painlessly as possible.Our knowledgeable UK based call centre is on hand 24/7 to help you during a stressful time. Why […]

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Tread carefully during Tyre Safety Month

If your tyres don’t stop you, what will? That is the message being promoted during tyre safety month this October. Tyre safety is of vital importance each and every day, and this is specifically highlighted during the month of October for the Tyre Safety Month campaign run by tyresafe.org. According to statistics from Tyre Safe, […]

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Motor Fleet Risk Management

Managing a motor fleet can be exhausting work. Whether your fleet consists of three or more vehicles, managing their collective risk can feel like a thankless task. While you’re addressing one specific risk, different risks can arise which also demand your attention. It is a constant juggling act. However, instead of addressing risks as they […]

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DRIVING IN THE EU AFTER 1st JANUARY 2021

Last Updated 19th October 2021 The United Kingdom left the EU on 31st January 2020 and entered a transition period which ended on 31st December 2020. The UK Government agreed a trade agreement prior to the end of the transition period so a no deal scenario was avoided. Motorists were still required to carry a […]

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Winter Is Coming!

Our top tips for staying safe and on the road this winter. It looks like it’s going to be a busy time for courier drivers and indeed HGV’s too this winter, boosted by locked down shoppers hitting the internet in a frenzy of online purchasing. But as winter sets in, you need to be prepared […]

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Everyone should be aware of Road Safety Week

Road safety is everyone’s responsibility, because for the majority of people living in Great Britain the car is an inherent part of their daily lives. But as drivers who make their living by being on the road, (1 in 10 British workers use a van for their livelihood) you should be even more committed to […]

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