SmartAnalysis is the industry leading tachograph analysis software for road transport operators of all sizes.

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SmartLicence is a comprehensive online tool for companies to manage driving licences of their employees and verify the licence details with the DVLA.

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SmartCheck replaces the traditional paper-based book used to record walk-around checks and gives transport operators confidence that checks are conducted effectively.

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Thousands of road transport operators across the UK and Europe trust SmartCompliance to keep them legal and on the road. Join them, and you’ll find that our solutions are not only faster, safer and smarter but will also save you time, money and potential headaches. With legislation becoming ever more complex and with penalties for non-compliance that could ruin a business, the real question is: can you afford not to?

Smartanalysis is Descartes’ industry leading tachograph analysis software. It is used to analyse over 1.3 million tachograph records each and every month. Descartes is a DVSA earned recognition validated IT supplier for KPIs for drivers’ hours with Smartanalysis. Sign-up to SmartAnalysis Pre-pay and save yourself time and money. Existing Smartanalysis tachograph analysis users can log in to the service here.

Ensure your drivers hold a valid driving licence with our automated online driving licence verification solution – SmartLicence.

Ensure walkaround vehicle safety checks are completed to minimise roadside prohibitions with SmartCheck, mobile driver vehicle safety check.

Browse our online shop to buy tachograph consumables, digital tachograph download devices, driver card readers, SoloPlus digital tachograph download software and much more. All in-stock goods are despatched the same day and orders of £100 or more benefit from free delivery in the UK.

Sign-up to SmartAnalysis, tachograph analysis for just £40 per driver per year and get 14 months subscription for the price of 12 months at SmartAnalysis Pre-pay. If you have more than 10 drivers you can create a Pay-As-You-Go account for Smartanalysis tachograph analysis or SmartLicence licence verification.

If you only want to download your tachograph data and do your own analysis try a FREE 30 day trial of Soloplus digital tachograph download software and discover just how easy it is to use.

Use of SmartCompliance services is subject to Descartes’ master terms and conditions of service, a current copy is available here. Descartes is the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, connecting the people and technology that move the world. Find out more at


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“Descartes’ SmartAnalysis tachograph analysis service is like having your own PA for compliance management and reporting. As a busy Transport Manager SmartAnalysis makes my task of running a compliant and safe road transport operation easier.”

Jeff Keating, Transport Manager


Claybank Transport Ltd first signed up to SmartAnalysis with the Pre-pay program in March 2020.

“We’ve always been very impressed by the service level Descartes has offered us in the many years we have worked with them. Descartes can’t be beaten when it comes to its solutions, service and costs.”

John Burbridge, Group Quality and Compliance Manager


Turners is one of the largest haulage companies in the UK operating over 1000 vehicles and 1400 trailers from 32 locations.