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Descartes acquires Airclic

Posted by AndrewT on 7th Jan 2015

Vertically-Focused Mobile Capabilities to Strengthen Descartes' Fleet Management Platform Descartes Systems Group has acquired Airclic, a leading provider of mobile solutions that reduce the cost of d … Read more
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Dig deeper into unaccounted distance

Posted by AndrewT on 19th Nov 2014

Smartanalysis users can now dig deeper into unaccounted distance with a brand new Tachograph Analysis Report. In response to requests from customers the existing Descartes Smartanalysis DTCO Vehicle … Read more
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National speed limit for HGVs to be increased

Posted by AndrewT on 25th Jul 2014

The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, Claire Perry, announced yesterday that the government is proposing to increase the national speed limit for HGVs over 7.5 tonnes on single car … Read more
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Transport Manager disqualified for 5 years

Posted by AndrewT on 8th Jul 2014

Stephen Drever-Marshall, the nominated Transport Manager on two licences - in the North of England was disqualified by North East Traffic Commissioner Kevin Rooney for five years after making a false … Read more
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Driver CPC information is now in one place

Posted by AndrewT on 18th Jun 2014

DVSA  has now collected all the information regarding Driver CPC in one place on GOV.UK. No need to navigate through several different pages to find what you need. Simply go to the Driver CPC collecti … Read more
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HGV Road User Levy Act starts 1 April 2014

Posted by AndrewT on 31st Mar 2014

The HGV Road User Levy Act 2013 imposes charges for vehicles over 12 tonnes gross vehicle weight for using UK roads.  The act applies to UK and non-UK registered vehicles. The charges vary from £85 to … Read more
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Address to be removed from Digital Driver Card

Posted by AndrewT on 21st Nov 2013

From December 2013 new Digital Driver Cards (Tachograph) issued by DVLA will no longer display an address. DVLA is simplifying the process for commercial drivers changing the address on their driving … Read more