Haulier C&D South West is incentivising its drivers to improve their driving style using data from a Quartix telematics system. The operators, which runs a fleet of 35 vehicles from its base in Chard, Somerset and is a Palletforce founder member, uses Driving Style Monitoring in combination with other core features of the Quartix system to drive down fuel consumption and accident rates. “With the Driving Style Monitoring suite we are able to identify problematic drivers and issues which need addressing,” said Darren Hammond, […]
Goldstar Heathrow is to install Microlise telematics products across its fleet in a bid to lower costs and boost efficiency.
Chesterfield-based home delivery specialist Home Delivery Solutions (HDS) has cut its insurance premium by £80,000 and estimates it is saving £10,000 a year on fuel costs after installing a Mandata telematics system 18 months ago.
Chaired by the ubiquitous Quentin Willson, who spoke with passion and humour on behalf of FairFuelUK, Microlise’s transport conference earlier this month saw eight keynote speakers agreeing on two things. Firstly, that driver training is not just nice to have, it is essential; and secondly, the scope of telematics provision is almost too great. And the selection of industry heavyweights behind the lectern revealed that they all had different priorities and the benefits of a good telematics product lie in […]