Archive for Author: Dean Coleman

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New Ultra-Low Emissions Zones

New Ultra-Low Emissions Zones

April 8 2019 will see the start of London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), in a move which is likely to increase costs for many commercial vehicle operators and drivers of cars which are four or more years old. Are any other cities affected? The new ULEZ charge will...
The rise and rise of electric vehicles

The rise and rise of electric vehicles

There are currently over 120,000 electric vehicles on UK roads and, according to some estimates, this is likely to increase to over 200,000 by the end of 2018. Research shows that there is also a rapidly growing acceptance that electric vehicles are the only viable...
Tougher penalties for speeding offences

Tougher penalties for speeding offences

The last five years has seen the number of speeding offences rise by 44%. So it’s no surprise that the government has decided to get even tougher on drivers who break the limits. Whilst most drivers will readily agree that ‘speed kills’, few of us have a completely...
Speed related safety tips

Speed related safety tips

Excessive, or inappropriate, speed is one of the main factors in thousands of accidents every year. Following these simple rules will help everyone stay safe on the roads. It’s a maximum not a minimum Speed limits are set based on average road conditions and should...
Employers and mobile devices

Employers and mobile devices

Any driver caught using a handheld device when behind the wheel must take responsibility for their actions. However, they may not be the only one at fault. Employers need to remember that it is an offence to cause or permit someone to use a handheld device whilst...