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November 22, 2021
Fleet Management System

How Much Vehicle Tracking Costs

Vehicle Tracking is an essential investment for many businesses. A vehicle tracking system not only provides protection against theft but makes fleet management easier. Integrated software reports aid fleet managers in running vehicles efficiently and managing driver behaviour. In an effort to reduce emissions and make roads greener, vehicle tracking has proven invaluable in reducing fuel usage and making roads safer for greener forms of transport. With many businesses facing new difficulties due to the global pandemic, it’s important to […]
November 18, 2021
Petrol Pump during high cost for petrol period

The Cost of Petrol for Individuals and Small Businesses

The cost of petrol has reached the highest level on record with it predicted to rise. As a result, the average daily price for a litre reached 142.94p, a whole 28p per litre more than a year ago. With most larger vans and lorries using diesel, it’s the smaller vans and cars that will be affected the most. As a consequence, the increased cost of fuel will cause further financial pressure for smaller businesses and households. Even though a lot […]
November 5, 2021
Cut Road Risk with DVR System

Cut Road Accidents with a Multi-Camera DVR System

  Last week the World Health Organisation and the United Nations launched a new road safety initiative. The initiative has been termed The Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030. The launch sets the ambitious target of preventing at least 50% of all road traffic deaths and injuries by 2030. Currently, road crashes cause over 1.3 million preventable deaths globally. Additionally, road accidents cause over 50 million injuries each year. This makes road accidents the leading killer of children and […]
September 30, 2021
Filling up car with fuel

7 Ways to Reduce Fuel Consumption in 2021

It’s hard to miss all the news reports about the UK fuel shortages and you’ve likely seen the long lines at your local petrol station. Lots of people have even found their local petrol stations have had to close due to panic buying. The result has been that those in need of fuel such as the emergency services, commuters and fleets have been unable to work. Reducing fuel consumption not only saves you money but also makes your fuel last […]
June 28, 2021

RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki 2021 – Oulton Park

The season kicked off at Oulton Park last weekend with a great show from Lee Hardy’s RAF Regular & Reserve Kawasaki race team. Ryan Vickers started the season in what proved to be a tight race. The race team states, “with riders lap times extremely close, overtaking was no easy task, and ninth place was the outcome but with the seventh fastest lap of the race.” Vickers’ great show on Friday left him in a great starting position for Sunday’s opening […]
January 15, 2021

Releasing Pay as you Track’s Finance Solution

Pay as you Track is now offering finance solutions to our customer to spread the investment of your hardware. The past year has left many companies financially vulnerable and unable to commit to large one-off payments. Autovista Group states “As countries went into lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the toll on the automotive industry was enormous.” Therefore, we have created a finance solution that is available to limited companies regarding our trackers, dashcams, and DVS units. Our finance […]
November 30, 2020
Motorbike in Snow

Are Your Assets Safe This Winter?

Covid 19 has made 2020 a difficult and unpredictable year for many of us. Many UK counties are remaining in a state of restriction or lockdown. Therefore, it’s important to think about how you’ll keep your assets safe as Christmas approaches. Despite roads being up to 70% quieter during the lockdown periods, vehicle crime has stayed consistently high. In fact, some areas such as Lincolnshire have shown vehicle crime rates increasing 35% during the lockdown. Many of these crimes have […]
October 26, 2020

Become a Greener Fleet in 2021 with Pay as you Track

Global warming is an issue we have to face together. By 2025 the government has vowed to reduce the UK’s CO2 emissions by 80% compared to 1990 levels. With more than a quarter of the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions coming from the transport sector, it is the responsibility of fleet owners to implement a solution to lower these figures. The transport sector is an integral part of our economy, generating 20% of the EU’s GDP and supporting 16 million jobs. […]
October 7, 2020

5 Ways to Save Money with Our Dashcam

  Dashcams are becoming increasingly popular amongst UK drivers, with ownership growing from 1% to 15% in just 4 years. What’s more, 30% of drivers are planning to get one in the near future. For those on the fence about the payoff of owning a dashcam, this article will simply break down the benefits into five reasons. 1) Save money on your insurance For young drivers fresh out on the road, insurance can be a daunting amount of money to […]
June 11, 2020

Own your client?

Cross Sell / Upsell  – Own your client! Finding new clients costs money, time, effort and it’s not easy! Selling more to your existing clients is a better option. You have already established trust, a relationship and understanding of their business and they like working with you, trust works both ways and so does reduced risk! Its first marketing principles and you own your client. The Pay as you Track model works well  for all sorts of different product and […]
June 2, 2020

What’s the Cost of Vehicle Tracking now?

Do you pay for your electricity/gas on a fixed rate whether you use it or not? Do you match your mobile phone tariff to its use? Why should the cost of vehicle tracking be any different? If you research the cost of vehicle tracking today, you’ll find lots of websites, most of them offering you the chance to enter your details and someone will get back to you. Price comparison websites will often offer quotes that span from 3-5 years. […]
May 25, 2020
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Do I Need to be DVS ready and have my fleet meeting the Direct Vision Standard?

Contents What is DVS? Do you need DVS? How do I know what DVS rating my vehicles are? Permit duration What vehicles are exempt from DVS? Failure to comply with DVS standards incurs fines When does DVS come into operation? New DVS update – Postponement of new DVS rules in London due to Covid 19   What is DVS? A ‘standard’ to determine the visual capability of an HGV driver from his cab. It follows that adopting DVS must result […]