WALES: 20mph Speed Limits

In September 2023, the Welsh Government implemented 20mph speed limits on all residential streets throughout Wales. This move is part of the Welsh Assembly’s ‘Go Safe’ campaign and aims to reduce road casualties, enhance road safety, and increase walking and cycling activity. In addition to introducing new speed limits, the Welsh Government is investing in cycling infrastructure, […]

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January 5, 2024

Is your Driving Licence Card Valid?

Check your Driving Licence now to avoid a possible £1000 fine HUNDREDS of driving licences could have expired which could mean you may face a fine of up to £1,000. How can you renew your licence? The process is similar, whether you’re renewing a driving licence or replacing a lost or stolen one. There are […]

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December 1, 2023

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Stay Safe This Christmas

Driving for Better Business, in collaboration with the National Highways Commercial Vehicle Incident Prevention Team, has created a free Drink Driving Guide. The guide aims to raise awareness about safe driving, vehicle roadworthiness, and fitness to drive. Safedrive, a Risk Management and Driver Training company, is a delivery partner in this initiative.

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November 27, 2023

Drive Carefully this Winter

To stay safe in poor weather, ensure vehicle readiness, check the weather forecast, and navigate road conditions carefully. Fines can be imposed for failure to adhere to the Highway Code. Safedrive offers a winter driving course to further enhance driving skills.

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November 24, 2023

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Five Safety Tips for Drivers: Back-to-School Traffic

School buses stop and start in front of you as they pick up and drop off pupils. Kids on bikes race to reach their classrooms before the bell rings. And harassed parents rush to deliver their little ones to school before work. When school’s out in the afternoons, it’s the same in reverse. To help […]

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September 15, 2023

SHEDDING LIGHT ON A GREY AREA

SAFEDRIVE’S ‘COMPLETE’ GREY FLEET MANAGEMENT SOLUTION ‘A grey fleet vehicle is one owned and driven by an employee for business purposes. The employee is reimbursed on a pence per mile basis for using their private vehicle on business journeys. Vehicles used by employees under cash allowance schemes are considered grey fleet too’ British Vehicle Rental […]

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July 19, 2023

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Electric Vehicle Awareness Sessions

For many business fleets and individuals, making the transition to electric vehicles could bring major cost savings, enable drivers to travel through Clean Air Zones without worry, and support your environmental aims. Not all drivers are familiar with the technology and its capabilities and may be resistant to making the switch.  By attending Safedrive’s EV […]

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February 10, 2023

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Driving for Better Business

Safedrive is now officially a Delivery Partner with Driving for Better Business, the Government-backed National Highways programme helping employers reduce Work-Related Road Risk. Working with the National Highways Commercial Vehicle Incident Prevention Team, Driving for Better Business has produced a series of driver information online modules to assist van drivers and fleet operators in dispelling […]

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November 23, 2022

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