Localised franchise dealer networks are “likely to remain important to fleets” says fleet software specialist FleetCheck following news that more are to close. Peter Golding, managing director at FleetCheck, said that a long-term situation was being created where many businesses were having to travel further for routine servicing, maintenance and repair. “We’re not picking out any particular manufacturer here because it is effecting a number but this is something that appears to be happening without
Two appointments have been made this week to the software development team at fleet management software specialist FleetCheck. Simon Kelly has been named as IT team leader. He has an 18-year track record in the IT sector and will line manage the core software team of three developers and one tester, reporting to IT director Neil Avent. His role will include facilitating collaboration and communication with other teams within the company, leading the prioritisation of
The two millionth inspection using a FleetCheck app designed to increase fleet safety for cars, vans, HGVs, buses and coaches has taken place this week. The Vehicle Inspection App was introduced in April 2017 and creates the means for drivers and fleet managers to schedule, carry out, confirm, follow-up and audit all kinds of legally-required inspections from daily walkarounds to weekly or monthly checks. It has been continually enhanced, notably to incorporate a range of
Fleets of all sizes will need support through a potential “sudden 2020 influx” of electric vehicles that is likely to create a vacuum of expertise, says FleetCheck. The fleet software specialist says that the new zero per cent benefit-in-kind tax rate, the availability of a wider range of models and the momentum created by the Government’s 2035 announcement are all creating a dramatic upsurge in enthusiasm. Peter Golding, managing director at FleetCheck, said: “The changes