December 2013

A seasonal reminder : The Snowball Effect

December 20, 2013

    The dangers of drink driving   It has come to that time of year. The most wonderful time of the year, according to the song that rings around every pub and bar in the land. But for some, the effects of drink driving can leave cars up lampposts, drivers in intensive care, and [...]

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An easier job for Fleet Managers? Will you miss the tax disc?

December 17, 2013

Tax disc abolished in Autumn Statement   There were many items in George Osborne’s financial Statement that were relevant to Fleet Managers financially, but here’s one that also seemed to catch the attention of the news and media emotionally  - the abolition of the paper tax disc. As the BBC reported - Car tax disc to [...]

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Electric vehicles – Jeremy Clarkson in favour of the new hybrids

December 17, 2013

  Top 100 cars 2013   The Sunday Times’ motoring section, Driving, recently announced its list of the Top 100 Cars of 2013. I love end-of-year lists like these, and not just for cars. News stories, albums, BBC Sports Personality of the year; all these lists give us a chance to sit back and take [...]

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Drink Driving – The Snowball Effect. Losing your job

December 4, 2013

Don’t drink and drive   The government has launched this year’s drink driving campaign, called “The Snowball Effect” Losing their jobs through drink driving Millions of people risk losing their job or face difficulty getting work if they drink and drive this Christmas, the government’s latest THINK! drink drive campaign has revealed The campaign highlights [...]

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