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Nearly a Fifth of Glasses-Wearing Drivers are Overdue an Eyetest – Venson Survey Reveals Cost-of-living Pressures Could Be to Blame

Fleet operators are being encouraged to ensure their drivers meet the required standards of vision for driving, as a survey[1] by Venson Automotive Solutions reveals that nearly a fifth of motorists (18%) who already need glasses for driving have not had their eyes tested for three years or more, and the pressures of the cost-of-living …

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Motorists Urge the Chancellor to Consider a Road-use Pricing Scheme for Battery-powered Cars. 23% of UK Motorists Favour this Solution as the Government Considers Introducing Vehicle Excise Duty for Electric Vehicles

The Government has announced in today’s Autumn Statement (17th November) that electric vehicles will no longer be exempt from Vehicle Excise Duty from April 2025 to make the motoring tax system ‘fairer’. A surveyi of 500 motorists conducted by Venson Automotive Solutions found that 23% believe a road-use pricing scheme, like those successfully introduced in …

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Safe Roads for All This Road Safety Week? Three Out of Four Motorists Disagree that Cyclists Should Have Priority, Warns Venson

As the 2022 Brake Road Safety Week launches, focussing on SAFE ROADS FOR ALL, Venson Automotive Solutions raises concerns about the number of road users who have revealed they don’t have everyone’s safety in mind. A survey by Venson* has shown that the changes to the Highway Code, which put a greater focus on road …

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Coming soon to a car near you…

A staggering 95% of motorists express concerns about a new rule which allows drivers of autonomous vehicles to watch a movie when the vehicle is in self-drive mode Venson says fleet managers need to be prepared for an autonomous future August 25, 2022 – Self-driving vehicles could be on Britain’s roads as soon as next …

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Don’t Shy Away From A Green Fleet

By embracing simple initiatives SMEs can benefit from greener motoring and enviable CSR credentials says Venson Small-to-medium enterprises (SME’s) accounted for 61% of employment in the UK last year[i], and collectively should be a key driver in reducing the UK’s carbon footprint. However, says Venson Automotive Solutions, the majority lack time and resources to commit …

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Is Your Fleet Summer Holiday Ready?

Venson urges fleet managers to check company car drivers are fully covered to drive to Europe to avoid flight chaos With holiday chaos hitting the headlines almost daily, company car drivers may be considering driving to find the sun without risking cancelled flights. However, Venson Automotive Solutions is reminding fleet managers to make sure their …

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Smart Technology Not So Smart for Company Car and Van Drivers

Employers urged to include smartwatches and wearables guidance in fleet policies  19th May, 2022 – Changes to the Highway Code introduced this Spring includes an on-the-spot £200 fixed penalty notice and six points on a licence for motorists caught using a hand-held device that can send and receive data whilst driving, including smartphones, sat-navs and …

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