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Christian Payne

November 18, 2015
Trailer tracked

Why Wouldn’t You?

Telematics smartphone tracking APP from Pay as you Track. Despite the lower fuel costs we have enjoyed this year there has never been a better time to look for ways of reducing the cost of your fleet, or improving its efficiency. For most companies the costs and inefficiencies of running a fleet are high and create additional management headaches and distractions from your core business. A myriad of software promises to ‘manage’ the fleet for you but overselling, complexity and […]
October 28, 2015

New EU ‘Working Time’ Regulation – businesses must know mobile workforce’s journey times

Time spent travelling to and from first and last appointments by workers without a fixed office should be regarded as working time, the European Court of Justice has ruled making it essential to record drivers working time in vehicle. Thousands of British businesses could be forced to change their working arrangements following a significant ruling from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on travelling hours. The court ruled that workers without a fixed office who travel to appointments should have […]
October 26, 2015

Vehicle tracking has been a “game changer” for Truck & Trailer Services

Truck and Trailer Services (TTS Telford) move to Pay as you Truck vehicle tracking. Truck and Trailer Services (TTS Telford) is a family-owned-and-operated business providing 365 days a year truck and trailer breakdown, maintenance and support services across Shropshire and the West Midlands. With clients such as TIP Trailer Services, Dawson Vehicle Rentals, Ryder, Cadbury, Argos, Bibby Distribution, DHL, Lyreco, Culina Logistics and the Ministry of Defence, their focus is on making sure all customers receive the best quality work, […]
September 28, 2015
Battery powered tracking feature

New feature: Integration of battery powered tracking

New Feature: PAY AS YOU TRACK have integrated battery powered tracking into their flexible tracking software. This feature is ideal for businesses where time to deliver has a critical impact on the value of the delivered goods and is particularly suited to trailers or pallets where power is not available. Integrated into PAY AS YOU TRACK’s own software, with powerful reporting showing where the product is at any time, journey time, the route taken, stopovers and any delays. With the […]
September 3, 2015
Fleet telematics

Fleets seek telematics-based discounts

Business fleets are looking to reduce insurance costs by using telematics / vehicle tracking. Technology is being deployed more and more frequently as a tool in the truck insurance market for generating more accurate and timely data concerning the risk profiles of carriers. But now more fleets are also recognising technology as a way to lower their insurance premiums. Surveys conducted by LexisNexis Risk Solutions have backed this up as it determined that consumers and fleet managers alike are more […]
July 31, 2015
Trailer tracked

Using telematics data to reduce fleet incidents

An article by Commercial Fleet magazine poses the question, “Will you see a reduction in incidents if your fleet adopts telematics?” It’s a key question fleets need to answer and the figures from operators and suppliers suggest that yes, you definitely can. Speakers at the recent Brake Fleet Safety Conference cited concrete evidence of improved safety and reduced accidents since adopting telematics, with one company experiencing a drop in incidents of approximately 80% and a noticeable reduction in the severity of these […]