Three quarters of car drivers don’t want connected car services that monitor their driving, according a new study from Parkers.co.uk.
Telematics can provide fleets with numerous benefits, but significant cost savings are only possible when data is used to enact real change within a business.
Licence Check is warning fleet operators many drivers will need to renew permissions to access licence details with the DVLA.
A new data service, which can provide access to telematics data from any data source in real time, including OEM-embedded hardware, has been launched.
Auto Data Solutions is offering fleets a free audit of their data and systems to identify savings and help platforms work together more effectively.
Automotive business intelligence company, Autofutura, has acquired Chrysalis, a supplier of loyalty solutions for manufacturers, finance companies and retailers.
UK businesses are being presented with a wealth of data to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their fleet operations.
New data suggests car users across the UK are happy and increasingly willing to share vehicle data, as long as their anonymity is maintained.
A legal firm claims that a data breach at Sandicliffe Motor Group could affect “thousands” of staff and customers.
The ADLV (Association for Driving Licence Verification & Vehicles) has broadened its remit to include driver insurance, training accreditation and more.
Cyber security agency Vehicle Data Clear says fleets should start treating cars like phones by removing personal data at the end of contract.
By Martin Evans, managing director, Jaama
New data protection rules are driving interest in fleet management software, with employers keen to use it to promote compliance, reports FleetCheck,
BVRLA has published the latest Fleet Technology Report, providing new insight into the status of the connected vehicle market and the impact it is having on the vehicle rental and leasing industry.
Masternaut has launched a new strategy to focus on software rather than hardware, as the fleet industry becomes increasingly data focused.
Jaama has called GDPR, which comes into effect on May 25, “the most important change in data privacy regulations in 20 years”.
By Rupert Pontin director of valuations at Cazana.com
Key issues confronting the fleet industry include, the continuing ‘demonisation’ of diesel and the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation.
BCA has appointed digital marketing specialist Dene Jones as chief marketing and data officer. He will commence his new role in February 2018.
Fleet managers have been warned to be wary of signing up to long-term telematics contracts that require the technology to be plugged into a vehicle's onboard diagnostic-II port.
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