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To prevent fatigue from affecting your driving you should…

If you spend a lot of time driving, it’s all too easy to fall into a comfortable place of driving while fatigued. The problem is, no matter how in control and road aware you feel when you’re not operating at your best you present a danger to yourself and other road users. According to ROSPA, it’s estimated that driver fatigue is responsible for as many as 20% of all road accidents. If you are aware […]

How Often Should I Check My Employee’s Driving Licence?

You should check an employee’s driving licence at least once a year. Best practice is to file a signed copy when an employee starts working for your organisation, then update the file every time you check their licence. Managing a fleet is potentially hazardous. Safety legislation is getting tougher and tougher all the time, and rightly so. It’s not just the drivers that will be held responsible for their actions should they end up in […]

What is FORS?

The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme designed to help fleet operators improve fleet standards within their organisation. FORS offers a range of tools that help drivers, fleet managers, and organisations measure and improve performance across all aspects of their fleet operations, and demonstrate best practice. Here at FleetCheck we’re proud to be accredited by FORS. We have been working with FORS since 2018, providing its members with a dedicated fleet […]

What Is Fleet Management Software?

If you have a fleet of vehicles within your organisation you should be using some form of fleet management software. Managing a fleet of vehicles is challenging, no matter how many vehicles you are responsible for. If you’re trying to do it without robust software, you’re leaving yourself open to legal penalties, and are certainly incurring additional time and financial costs. What is fleet management software? Fleet management software is computer software designed to make […]