Entries by Simplytrak Marketing

FORS: Safer and smarter

What is FORS? FORS stands for Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme. It is a voluntary accreditation scheme aiming to raise the quality level within fleet operations. The scheme makes sure companies manage their work-related road risk – exceeding the industry standard. What are the benefits for fleet operators? Being accredited helps transform a business by helping […]

Now is the time.

Now is the time. Earlier this week Simplytrak has asked all employees to work from their home.    Why? Because keeping our team and associates safe is our number one priority during the Coronavirus pandemic.    What does the new situation mean? We’re 100% committed to continue delivering the best service for our clients. Being a […]

Protect your commercial vans from theft

In 2018 we have seen an increase of 27% in commercial van theft, the highest affected areas around the UK were Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Hampshire and South Yorkshire. 2850 vans were reported stolen during 2018 – 2019, this works out around 55 vans per week. In line with commercial van thefts were 3513 reported tool thefts. […]

Most common causes for road accidents in Britain 

Using the latest statistics from the Department for Transport, RegTransfers has researched the top causes of road accidents and come up with the top 10 that occur in a year throughout Britain. Using the latest statistics from the Department for Transport, RegTransfers has researched the top causes of road accidents. The most common cause of […]

How to minimise the risk of vehicle theft

January is the most common time for car crime. Car thefts and incidents of vehicle crime increases throughout January to become the most dangerous month for offences. Winter car insurance scams such as frosting and keyless car thefts can be blamed for the seasonal rise. Car crime soared in the opening month of the year […]

The Connected Car 2020

Our CEO Andrew Johnson was asked by Fleet World Magazine about his views on the the biggest Connected Car developments in 2020. What do you think will be the biggest connected car developments in 2020? In short, more of the same. We have had connected cars at the top of manufacturers ranges for a while now. Tesla is at […]

“AI is the ‘new black'”

Simplytrak’s MD Ian Wood is featured in this month’s Fleet World Magazine. Read below what Ian has to say on the arrival of artificial intelligence in telematics solutions. The phrases Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and algorithms are very often used interchangeably. However, it is important not to get caught up in the hype […]