Business

Fleet compliance a ‘very different place’ claims Licence Bureau

Twelve months on since Palatine-backed TTC Group completed its bolt-on acquisition and the landscape for fleet driver compliance is a ‘very different place’ according to Licence Bureau. Less than a week on from the strategic acquisition (11 March 2020) which saw TTC Group broaden its corporate fleet customer base and further strengthen its compliance capability […]

Licence Bureau hits five million Driver Licence check milestone in record time

Licence Bureau, part of TTC Group, has surpassed the five million Driver Licence checks milestone – processing its latest million checks in record time. The UK’s number one provider of Driver Licence validation services hit the four million mark only 14 months ago in September 2019. Its previous million checks had taken 20 months. The […]

Matthew Hammond of ALTRAD is named 2020 ‘Road Risk Manager of the Year’ at the recent Brake Fleet Safety Awards

The national road safety charity’s annual ceremony, which was held virtually this year, recognises the achievements of fleet operators and suppliers who are working hard to reduce road crashes involving at-work drivers. The Road Risk Manager of the Year Award as sponsored by Licence Bureau, is awarded for the risk or fleet manager who has […]

TTC Group (Licence Bureau’s parent company) and Collision Management Systems deliver breakthrough in fleet driver safety

TTC Group (Licence Bureau’s parent company) and Collision Management Systems Ltd (CMS) have partnered to create a world-first for fleet driver safety. Combining CMS’s telematics data aggregation technology with TTC’s driver risk management solution via its new Continuum Dynamic Data Engine, the initiative provides managers and users with a real-time, personalised driver risk management programme. […]

‘New norm’ posing new driving for business challenges

The ‘new norm’ of home working and the human behavioural trends that may bring about is creating a whole host of new driving for business challenges according to Licence Bureau. With home working now an established part of day-to-day business in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, and many organisations recognising its potential benefits long […]

Interesting Electric Vehicles Charging Device Statistics

This release presents experimental statistics on the number of publicly available electric vehicle charging devices in the UK, broken down by Local Authority. Key findings: At 1 April 2020, there were 17,947 public electric vehicle charging devices available in the UK. Of these, 3,107 were rapid devices. Since 2015, the number of public charging devices […]

What are the different types of Electric Vehicle Powertrain Technologies?

There are three main types of electric vehicles (EVs). BEVs, or battery electric vehicles, PHEVs of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, and HEVs, or hybrid electric vehicles. BEV. Battery electric vehicles (BEVs) are powered solely by batteries. They use an electric motor to turn the wheels and produce zero emissions. Since April 2020, zero emission EVs […]

Returning to the Road

Licence Bureau’s training manager Martin Starkey advises employers and employees on these key aspects of “Returning to the road“. Do I need to be driving? Checking the vehicle Cleanliness Refuelling Speed awareness Planning for your journey Click here or on the graphic below to watch the advice in a short presentation.