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Venson Achieves FTA Van Excellence Accreditation For Fourth Year


Commitment to safety and enhancing fleet standards recognised Venson Automotive Solutions has gained accreditation for the Freight Transport As...

Read full news item Date Posted: 16/08/2018
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Getting Fleets Ready For WLTP


Venson Automotive Solutions launches white paper, examining the impact of WLTP for businesses https://www.venson.com/media/ViewWhitePaper/31 ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 01/08/2018
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The ‘Road to Zero’ could be a bumpy ride says Venson Automotive Solutions


UK motorists remain cautious – if not stubborn - on making the switch to EV As the UK government unveils its Road to Zero plan to reduce ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 24/07/2018
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Pop Goes The Weasel


Venson highlights the everyday items that could spontaneously combust if left in a vehicle on a hot day As the heatwave continues to sweep the...

Read full news item Date Posted: 16/07/2018
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Blurred Vision Over Driver Eyesight Rules


Venson Automotive Solutions encourages fleet managers to update driver vision policies to better protect their employees and their business 7...

Read full news item Date Posted: 18/06/2018
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Clean Air Initiatives Driving Demand For EV And Hybrid Vehicles


Venson Automotive Solutions urges businesses to back ‘Clean Air Day’ to help tackle air pollution https://www.cleanairday.org.uk ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 08/06/2018
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Don’t Confuse Value For Money...


...With ‘Price’ On Fleet Procurement Venson Automotive Solutions recommends taking a ‘full balanced score card approach&rsquo...

Read full news item Date Posted: 29/05/2018
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Venson Urges Procurement Departments To Turn Their Back On A ‘Golden Hello’


And says a signing on fee will be a false economy Paying a sum to win business is commonplace in today’s vehicle leasing and fleet manage...

Read full news item Date Posted: 24/04/2018
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Fleet Managers Weigh Up The Risks Of Overloaded Vans


New 2018 dates set for Venson and FTA training seminars Venson Automotive Solutions reminds businesses that overloaded vans can be one of the m...

Read full news item Date Posted: 15/03/2018
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44% Of People Back A Code To Bring Civility To UK Roads


Venson urges businesses to instil greater responsible road use amongst fleet drivers The latest survey from Venson Automotive Solutions reveals...

Read full news item Date Posted: 28/02/2018
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As Sales In EV And Alternative Fuel Vehicles Rise


VENSON URGES VAN FLEET MANAGERS TO RIDE THE REVOLUTION and dispels the myth that the UK’s charging infrastructure is a barrier for busine...

Read full news item Date Posted: 15/02/2018
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British Cyclists, Joggers and Smokers Lack Civility


Venson reveals that motorists are not the public’s biggest highway grievance The latest survey from Venson Automotive Solutions reveals t...

Read full news item Date Posted: 29/01/2018
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Autumn Budget 2017


Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond delivered his second Budget speech on Wednesday, November 22, 2017.Below we highlight the Chancellor&rsq...

Read full news item Date Posted: 23/11/2017
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Time Is Of The Essence: Speed Down Save Lives


Over a quarter of people driving on business related trips speed because they set off too late The latest survey* from Venson Automotive Solu...

Read full news item Date Posted: 22/11/2017
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LCV Fleet Owners Could Drive Down Whole Life Costs


Make the switch and ‘plug in’ says Venson Automotive Solutions With more than 96% of commercial vehicles on the road being diesel, ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 09/11/2017
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Motorists Call For Cheaper And Better Public Transport To Help Reduce Reliance On Cars


Venson survey reveals driver concerns over future commuting options As the toxic fuel charges and a ban on petrol and diesel vehicles from some...

Read full news item Date Posted: 07/11/2017
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Preparation Vital For Safer Driving


AS THE NUMBER OF UK ROAD TRAFFICFATALITIES RISE, VENSON URGES MOTORISTS TO GET THEIR CARS ‘WINTER READY’ Preparation vital for safe...

Read full news item Date Posted: 31/10/2017
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Are You Ready?


Venson Provides Advice To Fleet Managers On Preparing Fleets For Winter Winter weather in the UK can be unpredictable. In recent years there h...

Read full news item Date Posted: 31/10/2017
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Diesel No Longer The Default Option For Corporate Travel


But it does have its place alongside future newer alternatives, says Venson The Future of Diesel for Fleets: White Paper Venson Automotive ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 29/09/2017
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Commercial Fleet Operators Applaud Venson And The FTA’s Van Fleet Certificate Of Excellence


Arming individuals with the knowledge needed to ensure best practice Venson Automotive Solutions and the Freight Transport Association (FTA) ha...

Read full news item Date Posted: 05/09/2017
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Plugging In To Savings With Electric Vehicles


Venson Automotive Solutions highlights the cost benefits for fleet managers andcompany car drivers Electric Vehicles: A guide to spark your int...

Read full news item Date Posted: 15/08/2017
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Venson Signs Contract With r2c Online


Delivering benefits in the management of commercial vehicle downtime Independent contract hire and fleet management company, Venson Automotive ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 24/07/2017
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69% Of Motorists Don't Know...


...The Minimum Legal UK Tyre Tread Depth Venson Automotive Solutions urges businesses to help their employeesfocus on tyre safety A new sur...

Read full news item Date Posted: 19/07/2017
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69% Of Motorists Don't Know...


...The Minimum Legal UK Tyre Tread Depth Which puts themselves and fellow road users at risk, warns Venson Automotive Solutions A new surve...

Read full news item Date Posted: 19/07/2017
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How To Tackle ‘Range Anxiety’ In Electric Vehicles


Venson Automotive Solutions offers advice to drivers of electric vehicles According to Venson Automotive Solutions research, the lack of chargi...

Read full news item Date Posted: 05/07/2017
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Venson Supports Introduction Of Electric Vehicles Bill In Queen's Speech


Lack of electric charging points acts as key deterrent in adoption of electric vehicles Yesterday’s Queen’s Speech introduced the A...

Read full news item Date Posted: 23/06/2017
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Venson Spark's Electric Vehicle Interest With Guide To Educate Business Drivers


As news of the Government’s plans to expand the number of Clean Air Zones in England to 27 hits the headlines, Venson Automotive Solutions ha...

Read full news item Date Posted: 06/06/2017
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“Is this your car Sir?”


Venson reminds company car drivers to be aware of currentEuropean motoring laws this summer Driving abroad poses a number of risks and not ju...

Read full news item Date Posted: 23/05/2017
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The Final Countdown For Diesel Fleets


Venson Automotive Solutions urges fleet managers to review their reliance on diesel vehicles Hot off the heels of the government’s confir...

Read full news item Date Posted: 08/05/2017
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What the BIK Changes Might Mean for Company Car Drivers


Venson Automotive Solutions offers advice to fleet managers compilingcompany car choice lists In the Spring Budget, the Chancellor announced re...

Read full news item Date Posted: 31/03/2017
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Connected Cars and the Myth of ‘Big Brother’


Venson Automotive Solutions applauds the fleet industry for dispelling fears of having a ‘spy in the cab’ as technology advances Wi...

Read full news item Date Posted: 24/03/2017
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Venson News - March 2017


Welcome to the latest edition of Venson News. Venson News is our regular newsletter written to keep fleet managers informed of relevant and top...

Read full news item Date Posted: 21/03/2017
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Spring Budget 2017


Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond delivered his first Budget speech on March 8, 2017. To find out what the Budget means for fleet oper...

Read full news item Date Posted: 10/03/2017
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Motorists Applaud Plans To Install Electric Vehicle Charging Points At Petrol Stations


Venson reveals 85% of motorists would now seriously consider buying an electric vehicle A new survey from Venson Automotive Solutions reveals ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 01/03/2017
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Work Related Driving Accidents


Work Related Driving Accidents Kill 541 People In 2016 Venson Automotive Solutions offers safety advice to SMEs operating vans According to...

Read full news item Date Posted: 23/02/2017
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Preparing For The Future Of Driverless Cars


Venson supports industry calls to collect data and set a liability framework for autonomous vehicles By 2025, it is envisaged that cars wi...

Read full news item Date Posted: 04/01/2017
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Over Half Of People Think Road Laws Will Have To Change When Driverless Cars Take To The Roads


Venson survey looks at road safety attitudes towards autonomous vehicles to support Brake Road Safety Week 2016 The latest survey* from Ve...

Read full news item Date Posted: 21/11/2016
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Focus On Safety When Managing & Equipping Fleet Vehicles


Venson highlights best practice at the UTILITYFleetForum 16 Vehicles operated by utility companies and contractors need to ensure the...

Read full news item Date Posted: 08/11/2016
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Venson Hosting FTA Seminars Tailored To Public Sector Needs


Helping housing association staff operate the UK’s safest van fleets Venson Automotive Solutions continues to focus on safety, with ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 31/10/2016
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Venson Partners With EO Charging


Venson Partners With EO Charging To Launch CleanFleet At Fleet Management LIVE 2016 Providing fleet managers with a simple end-to-end...

Read full news item Date Posted: 18/10/2016
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Venson Urges The Fleet Industry To Collaborate To Tackle Cyber Security Fears


VENSON URGES THE FLEET INDUSTRY TO COLLABORATE TO TACKLE CYBER SECURITY FEARS As autonomous cars promise to transform fleet management and...

Read full news item Date Posted: 12/10/2016
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Automated Customer Service Lines Waste Time and Money for Fleet Managers and their Drivers


Venson Automotive Solutions focuses on delivering direct access to an accountable customer service team to radically reduce call times. Venson ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 08/09/2016
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Venson Adds Car Salary Sacrifice Function To Interactive Portal


Helping employers reduce costs and meet duty of care commitments by eliminating grey fleet risk Venson Automotive Solutions has added a ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 12/08/2016
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Venson Welcomes BVRLA Report


Urging UK Businesses To Reduce “Grey Fleet” Mileage By 50% By 2020 And adds salary sacrifice schemes could offer a solution if...

Read full news item Date Posted: 27/07/2016
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Venson Invests In Its Management Team


The appointment of Miles Cooke, Will Wastell and John Mason renews focus on delivering customer service excellence Venson Automotive Solut...

Read full news item Date Posted: 27/07/2016
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FTA Van Excellence Certification Renewal


Venson Automotive Solutions continues to focus on the safety of its staff whilst delivering the highest level of customer service, as it renews its...

Read full news item Date Posted: 19/07/2016
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Low Demand For Alternative-fuel Cars Continues


Venson Automotive Solutions reveals that diesel remains the fuel of choice, but hybrid vehicles perform well According to the latest ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 21/06/2016
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SME’s Must Focus On Safety When Equipping Fleet Vehicles


88% of businesses overload vans, posing a risk to drivers and other road users With new figures from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Age...

Read full news item Date Posted: 06/06/2016
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Focus On Safety When Equipping Fleet Vehicles


Venson highlights best practice for ensuring vehicles are safe and fit for work Venson Automotive Solutions reminds fleet managers to ensu...

Read full news item Date Posted: 03/05/2016
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Diesel Still King Of The Road


Venson figures show demand for diesel vehicles still strong post-emissions scandal According to the latest figures from Venson Automotive ...

Read full news item Date Posted: 24/03/2016
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Venson Survey


VENSON SURVEY REVEALS 28% OF UK MOTORISTS WELCOME GEORGE OSBORNE’S GO-AHEAD ON DRIVERLESS CAR TESTING ‘Truck Platooning’...

Read full news item Date Posted: 22/03/2016
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The Government’s Spring Statement 2016


Following The Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Budget speech yesterday please find the below attachment for our overview from his annual economi...

Read full news item Date Posted: 17/03/2016
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Venson Launches SPEEDLINER Van Service For Businesses Within M25


Tough, durable and watertight spray-on seal for fleet vans, 4x4s and pick-ups Venson Automotive Solutions is helping businesses operating withi...

Read full news item Date Posted: 15/02/2016
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Venson Launches LINE-X Van Service In Yorkshire


Tough, durable and watertight spray on seal for fleet vans, 4x4s and pick-ups Venson Automotive Solutions is helping Yorkshire businesses prote...

Read full news item Date Posted: 15/02/2016

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