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Fleet Profiles Features - Page 29

 
  • OGC Internal Health and Safety Audit recommended tighter control over employees using their own vehicles to make business journeys, including implementing driver licence and insurance checks and changing policy to mandate use of hire cars for journeys over 100m.

  • The UK based organisation is a leading international project and cost consultancy, providing managed solutions for clients investing in infrastructure, property and construction – with environmental management a key focus.

  • Rok's company’s strategy was to reduce CO2 emissions by a target of 30 per cent over the next 3 years. At the time of the review, the company were operating a fleet of 1,739 light commercial vehicles (LCVs) and had 1,194 car allowance drivers.

  • Processes for issuing fuel and monitoring fuel use were very different at Flintshire County Councils' four main depots. This caused difficulties in controlling and accurately measuring fuel usage.

  • The Green Fleet Review drew attention to grey fleet and the need to gain control over private car usage in order to improve health and safety. This will be brought to the attention of senior management as part of a Council-wide review of occupational road risk issues.

  • Arval has decided that all new company cars must have ESC fitted as standard or, if not, it will be fitted as an additional extra. Arval recognises the significance of this life-saving technology.

  • Work-related driving risk in Atkins is characterised by the involvement of a wide population of drivers, undertaking a variety of journey types using an extensive fleet of company-provided and privately-owned vehicles.

  • An internal focus on environmental protection and a commitment to sustainable transport policies is behind The Royal Parks membership of the Energy Saving Trust’s Motorvate scheme.

  • The filling station uses locally-produced sustainable biodiesel produced from waste oil in various blends, which will reduce emissions by up to 80 per cent, as well as enabling greater control over fuel usage.