Fleet Guides

4 things to consider when setting up a private hire taxi firm

Setting up your own private hire taxi firm sounds relatively simple but there are quite a few hoops to jump through before you can begin trading. Once you have all the correct equipment, fleet and paperwork however, you can almost guarantee that your venture will be a...

Ways to Save Money on Truck Insurance

If you manage a fleet of trucks then you'll know that one of the biggest challenges is cutting down costs. There are multiple ways to do this, including being smart about how you acquire new vehicles and also keeping a close truck of fuel expenditure. However one of...

Taxi Fleet Insurance FAQs

How many vehicles can you insure on a taxi fleet policy? There is usually no limit on the amount of vehicles you can insure on a taxi fleet insurance policy. This means you're able to get cover for all the vehicles in your fleet under one easy-to-manage policy. What...

Managing a Fleet of Business Vehicles

Managing a fleet of business vehicles can be a challenge. To help you, below is a guide that covers everything from fleet maintenance to getting the right fleet insurance policy. Fleet insurance An essential part of managing a fleet is to deal with the insurance side...

Effective Ways of Reducing Fleet Costs

If you manage a fleet then you'll want to take any steps you can in order to reduce costs. Managing a large number of vehicles means you're expenditure each month is going to be significant but there are some very effective ways of saving money. Below are some of the...

Insurance Terms Jargon Buster

Below is a glossary of some of the most common insurance terms that are used to help making the process of getting fleet insurance that much easier - Any driver policy - An any driver policy will enable any of your drivers to drive any of your vehicles. This is an...

Motoring Jargon Buster

When you're looking to buy a new vehicle, there are certain terms that can cause confusion if you haven't encountered them before (some can save you money on your fleet insurance cost) With this in mind, below is a handy A-Z jargon buster to get rid of any confusion....

Why Fleet Claims Experience is Important

What is fleet claims experience? When it comes to fleet insurance cover, there is a key difference in how premiums are calculated. With a regular motor insurance policy, where just a single vehicle is being insured, the policy holder is generally rewarded with a no...

Who Can Benefit From Fleet Insurance?

Fleet insurance is a special type of motor insurance that enables you to insurance multiple vehicles, including different types of vehicles, under one easy-to-manage policy. When compared to insuring vehicles separately, fleet insurance often works out cheaper and is...

Things to Consider When Taking Out a Fleet Policy

The level of cover you need One of the first things to think about when taking out a fleet insurance policy is the level of cover you need. When it comes to fleet insurance, the main cover options are mostly the same as with regular motor insurance. If you only need...

Fleet Insurance FAQ’s

Who needs fleet insurance? Fleet insurance is a special type of motor insurance policy that's designed for people who have multiple vehicles that they need to insure. Common types of businesses that take out fleet insurance policies include trucking firms, taxi and...

Motor Insurance Database (MID)

If you have a motor fleet insurance policy then you're obligated to ensure that the Motor Insurance Database (MID) has all the correct and up-to-date information about the vehicles covered by your policy. It's easy to assume that as long as you have got insurance to...

Reduce the costs of your Insurance by Managing your Risk

In addition to your fleet insurance, you should consider fleet risk management. The team at Driver Risk Management (DRM) experts Automotional has been helping their clients reduce the costs of running their fleets for nearly 30 years. Its clients range from Utility...