Yearly Archives: 2018

Potholes – The Great Scourge of British Roads

Motorists, traders and insurers are paying out millions in repair costs due to the poor standard of UK roads. The widespread problem of potholes has caused frustration and anger among many British drivers and motor traders. But what’s the solution? Potholes have been a recurring problem of Britain’s roads for many years. However, with tighter Read the full article…

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How to get the best self-employed courier insurance

Couriers are in high demand today and many individuals are moving into the profession to profit from this growing market. While this is beneficial both for couriers and the businesses that rely on them, it’s essential that all self-employed couriers are covered by effective courier insurance. Are you thinking of becoming a self-employed courier? It Read the full article…

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Choosing the Right Courier Fleet Insurance

The demand for couriers has increased massively in recent years, and many new courier companies and service providers now benefit from this thriving market. But running a courier firm means you need the right insurance to cover all your operatives and vehicles in the field. Read on to learn more. As a business owner with Read the full article…

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How have the New MOT Rules Affected the Motor Trade Business?

New MOT rules were introduced in May 2018 to improve vehicle technology and maintenance across Europe. However, there is still confusion among drivers and garages alike. With potentially higher costs and more rigorous assessments, are you confident your team of mechanics have all the facts? Back in May 2018, the UK implemented a set of Read the full article…

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What’s the controversy with diesel cars?

Recently, diesel car sales have been falling considerably. There are several reasons for this – the motor trade has been affected considerably with scares around resale values and emission regulations with MOTs, making people more reluctant than ever before to purchase a diesel vehicle. So why did diesel rise? Diesel vehicles are generally more fuel Read the full article…

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Is it the End of the Road for Petrol and Diesel Cars?

Consumers are showing increasing interest in alternative-powered vehicles (APVs), with growing hesitancy towards traditional combustion-powered cars. But where is all this leading? With a trend towards electric across Europe, could this potentially be the end of the road for petrol and diesel cars? Is the motor trade industry as we know it disappearing? With the Read the full article…

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Why Does the UK Need More Couriers?

Many sectors in the UK grapple with a lack of skilled workers today, including the road transport sector, which has been hit hard by a dwindling workforce. Read on to find out more and discover why effective courier insurance and goods in transit cover is essential for your business. The road transport and haulage business Read the full article…