How GDPR affects fleet management

Here is how the GDPR regulations could impact the day-to-day running of your fleet. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force in 2018 and is the primary law regulating how companies protect EU citizens’ personal data. However, many fleet managers and business owners are still a little unsure of how GDPR affects the day-to-day running of their businesses. Here is an overview of the key points regarding how GDPR affects fleet management; in […]

What is the HGV medical test?

Here is everything you need to know about HGV medical tests, which ensure drivers are fit to drive lorries. The HGV medical test is a medical examination designed to ensure a driver is medically fit to drive a heavy goods vehicle. With the safety of the driver and other road users at stake when the driver is behind the wheel of an HGV, it’s essential that every effort is made to ensure everyone’s safety. A […]

How many 15 hour days can a HGV driver do?

FleetCheck clarifies how many 15-hour days HGV drivers can legally drive in a week. The laws around how many hours HGV drivers can legally do in a day, week, or month, can be confusing and challenging to understand at first. Once you get a good understanding of what the UK’s driver’s laws are and why they’re set out the way they are, it all starts to make sense. There is a lot more to consider […]

What does a fleet manager do?

Fleet managers play a vital role in any organisation with a fleet of vehicles. FleetCheck explains their role. Fleet managers, also known as transportation managers, play a vital role in any organisation with a fleet of vehicles. A well-managed fleet means logistics being carried out on time, savings being made, and company safety and compliance are met. What does a fleet manager do? Fleet managers are responsible for handling all facets of fleet activities within […]