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Weekly News Roundup August 28

Campaign Director Simon Turner’s round up of the previous week’s stories that business owners and fleet risk managers should be reading.


Company car and van drivers rack up £2m in parking penalties

21/08/2017 Fleet News

Private parking penalties incurred by company car and van drivers cost £2.21 million in the first half of the year, according to new figures from Lex Autolease.


Fleet Management Live to offer fleets more than 150 exhibitors to review

21/08/2017 Fleet News

Fleet Management Live has moved to a new, larger hall at the Birmingham NEC as part of a record-breaking year for the event.


Electrical retailer improves driver behaviour with Lightfoot

23/08/17 Fleet World

Specialist electrical retailer Hughes has rolled out driver coaching technology from Lightfoot across its fleet after seeing a dramatic improvement in driver behaviour during trials.


A quarter of businesses do not conduct regular vehicle safety checks

25/08/2017 Fleet News

A quarter of UK businesses do not conduct regular safety checks on vehicles used for business purposes, research from TomTom Telematics has found.