Month: March 2015

Duty of Care for fleet drivers article in the Financial Director Magazine featuring comments from Licence Bureau

Risk assessment starts with checking drivers’ licences. From June this year, the Financial Director magazine paper counterpart goes digital, making it more difficult to inspect. “The biggest risk to a company is not having in place a solution to check driving licences because a driver will not be able to produce a document without going […]

The ADLV of which Licence Bureau is a member reveals a last quarter increase in commercial electronic checking of licences by fleets.

Freedom of Information statistics obtained by the ADLV (Association for Driving Licence Verification) from the DVLA, reveal that there has been a considerable increase in commercial electronic checking of licenses by fleets. The figures record the volume of licence checks made through members of the DVLA’s EDECS Electronic Driver Entitlement Checking Service, the vast majority […]

Taking employee driving licence verification to a new level. Article from Truck and Track the Haulage and Logistics buyers magazine

In 2014 Licence Bureau Ltd of Hemel Hempstead launched Compliance Managed Services (CMS), an online portal which proactively keeps tabs on a company’s drivers, highlighting any potential risks or non-compliance issues. Licence Bureau’s system flags these up according to the level of risk – critical, high, medium or low – and provides an auditable Health-and-Safety […]

Fleets shouldn’t wait for the paper counterpart abolition says Licence Bureau

Licence Bureau is advising fleet managers to remain wary of any obstacles when moving licence checking online, as the three month countdown has started to the abolishment of the paper counterpart on June 8th. The licence checking and compliance company is advising fleets they should already be in the process of moving licence checking online […]

Robust Licence Checking System leads to drivers self policing

Pimlico Plumbers George Lusham highlights how having a robust licence checking system leads to drivers self policing. All vans are fitted with telematics, enhancing the robust-ness of Pimlicos’ occupational road risk policy, while also ensuring its operations team can simultaneously monitor the location of tradesmen so new jobs can be allocated efficiently. Since joining the […]

Licence Bureau exhibiting to 600 operators the FTA Driver Crisis Summit : Ricoh Arena, Coventry on Thursday 12 March 2015

The logistics industry has yet again delivered a fantastic Christmas but this year not without its biggest challenge – of having enough drivers. The shortage of qualified and experienced HGV drivers is now a chronic problem for road freight operators and the problems experienced in the run-up to this Christmas will persist into 2015 and […]

Alphabet partners with Licence Bureau to introduce all-inclusive compliance management service

Alphabet, a leader in Business Mobility services has partnered with leading driver licence compliance company Licence Bureau, as part of its expanding driver compliance Risk Management offering. Alphabet will be using Licence Bureau’s online Compliance Managed Services (CMS) portal, giving them access to a wide range of compliance and licence checking tools. Licence Bureau’s CMS […]

BRAKE FLEET SURVEY 2015 sponsored by Licence Bureau

Please help Brake promote fleet safety by answering this survey on your fleet, company or organisation. This will help with benchmarking of the technology available to vehicles in fleets and help Brake promote road safety. Click here to take the BRAKE Fleet Safety Survey Everyone who completes the survey will receive two free Brake guidance […]