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New Year, new goals for courier drivers

Make 2022 the year you keep your resolutions Seven weeks; this is the average length of time New Year’s Resolutions last. Research shows that 95% of New Year’s Resolutions are fitness related1, In the UK, 23 million people resolved to make 2021 healthier and happier1. What will your New Year’s Resolution be for the coming […]

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Be in the driving seat for this year’s delivery demand

What delivery demand? Over the coming weeks, Christmas shopping will escalate, especially during the Black Friday weekend (26th – 28th November). Black Friday is considered by consumers as one of the best times to shop. With great discounts and extended product ranges, it has proved to be a retail frenzy over the last couple of […]

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Preparing your fleet drivers for winter driving

With the Met Office predicting ‘colder than average conditions’ during this winter and the threat of associated wintry hazards, such as frost and fog hitting the UK, it is a timely reminder to prepare your fleet business for the driving conditions ahead. Not only can winter weather cause severe disruption to the normal running of […]

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Our award-winning team is at your service

We are thrilled to announce that Business Choice Direct was awarded Commercial Lines Broker of the year 2021 at the prestigious, National Insurance Awards last month. This award is a testament to the hard work we put in day in and day out and establishes us as leaders within the insurance industry, which means that […]

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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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Using Technology for Fleet Performance and Safety

We touched on using technology in our article on Driver Performance. Here we explore in more detail how technology can support you in running your fleet. As technology has developed, become more intuitive, cheaper (and hence more accessible), it has increasingly been adopted by fleets of vehicles up and down the country. The range of […]

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Your health matters, so it matters to us too!

Covid-19 and multiple lockdowns has demonstrated the need for physical, mental and social wellbeing support for everyone, no matter who you are. With lockdown restrictions lifting and the pressures of daily life, we understand it’s not always easy to take the time to look after yourself, your family and your friends, in the way that […]

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What is Courier and Goods in Transit cover

What is courier insurance? Most drivers know they need insurance, but do you know exactly what you need? There can often be confusion with the term ‘Courier Insurance’. Some consider it to relate to the vehicle and others, the goods in the vehicle. The reality is that both apply, however, one is legally required and […]

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