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How Can A Camera System Help Reduce HGV Insurance Costs?

Running and managing large or small commercial fleets is an expensive and detail focused task.  Fleet operators are under constant pressure to minimise operational costs whilst ensuring performance targets are met.  In-vehicle camera systems can help to reduce HGV insurance premiums. How Does CCTV Reduce Insurance Costs? CCTV can not only reduce insurance premiums but…

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HGV Driver Daily Walkaround Checks

Whether you are a Vehicle Operator, Transport Manager, Fleet Manager or HGV driver, there is a collective legal responsibility to ensure that the vehicle being operated is roadworthy and safe to drive.  HGV drivers are not only responsible for the safe transportation of goods and cargo, they are also in control of large and powerful…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): MOT extensions for HGV’s

Coronavirus (COVID-19): MOT extensions for HGV’s Isis Insurance have recently written about the temporary pausing of MOT’s during lockdown. MOT’s are now back in place for HGV’s, buses and coaches but with changes to MOT tests because of coronavirus. How this affects you depends on when your MOT is due to expire. HGVs and buses…

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Department for Transport (DfT) – results from consultation about proposed amends to Driver CPC Directive

Department for Transport (DfT) – results from consultation about proposed amends to Driver CPC Directive Following on from Isis Insurance’s articles about relaxation of HGV driving hours during Covid-19 (relaxation of hours has now ended), we are now updating you on the results of a recent consultation from the DfT / DVSA about potential amends…

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HGV Driving Rules Relaxation (due to Covid-19) has now ended

HGV Driving Rules Relaxation (due to Covid-19) has now ended In March, Isis Insurance published an article outlining the following 2 important points for drivers and operators of HGV vehicles. These temporary measures came into place from the Government to help Haulage operators provide vital transportation during the lock-down period during COVID-19. This covered: 1)…

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Business Bounce Back Loans launched by HM Treasury this week – and available for Hauliers

Business Bounce Back Loans launched by HM Treasury this week – and available for Hauliers On Monday 4th May 2020, HM Treasury launched what they have termed “bounce back loans” which are quick and easy to apply for. Loans are available between £2,000 and £50,000 and all small businesses can apply, including Haulage companies. If…

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