The hunt for the UK’s best HGV driver has begun, with Microlise set to analyse more than 200,000 drivers’ records to identify the best of the best. The Microlise Driver of the Year award is based on analysis of Microlise telematics data and will reveal the best short, medium and long distance drivers of 2018, before an overall winner is announced. The awards are also open for five nomination-based categories including Young Driver, Most Improved, Lifetime Achievement, HGV Hero and […]
The final session of the conference saw a panel of representatives from four major truck manufacturers debate the future of truck design.
Telematics market leader Microlise became a PLC when it listed on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM at 8am on 22 July. The privately-owned group sold £61.2m of shares to investors at 135p per share, valuing the company at £156.5m. The shares opened at 137.5p and quickly rose to 146.5p in early trading.
At an Innovation Workshop held ahead of the conference delegates heard some truly frightening statistics on the potential number of dangerously drivers at risk of sleep disorders – and some ways of detecting and solving the problem.