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Vehicle Tracking: 3 Ways To Prevent Fuel Theft Using Telematics - a knol by iBox Technology

Vehicle Tracking: 3 Ways To Prevent Fuel Theft Using Telematics - a knol by iBox Technology | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
With fuel theft soaring, fleet managers need all the help they can get. This knol explains how telematics and fuel-tracking...
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UK-wide logistics consortium to be launched this month - Road Transport

UK-wide logistics consortium to be launched this month - Road Transport | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
UK-wide logistics consortium to be launched this month. A new transport consortium, pulling together some of the most well-known names in UK haulage, will be launched this month by the man who created Jigsaw Solutions.
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US Car Theft at Lowest Level in Over 40 Years

US Car Theft at Lowest Level in Over 40 Years | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
CNET (blog)Car Theft at Lowest Level in Over 40 YearsCars.com (blog)Many of these rings cause the bulk of vehicle thefts within metropolitan areas.
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The iBox Technology Blog: BBC Hails Tracking Devices For Helping 'To Win War On UK Vehicle Crime'

The iBox Technology Blog: BBC Hails Tracking Devices For Helping 'To Win War On UK Vehicle Crime' | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
It's not often the telematics industry gets mentioned in the mainstream media. So this morning's BBC Breakfast news report on how tracking devices are helping the UK motor industry to 'win the war against vehicle theft' was a really important moment.
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The iBox Technology Blog: Inspector Gadget! - How Telematics Can Help Track Down The Truth

The iBox Technology Blog: Inspector Gadget! - How Telematics Can Help Track Down The Truth | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Modern telematics and tracking devices offer much more than simple messages about a vehicle’s location, speed and travel routes. They can also act as digital detectives, as Steve Green explains.
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EU parliament tells hauliers: polluters should pay

EU parliament tells hauliers: polluters should pay | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Cash-strapped European governments can press ahead with charging trucks for the damage they do to infrastructure, air quality and human health, the European Parliament agreed on Tuesday.
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Vehicle Tracking: The iBox Technology 'Mates' Range - a knol by iBox Technology

Vehicle Tracking: The iBox Technology 'Mates' Range - a knol by iBox Technology | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Modern fleet managers face a range problems - from managing staff and vehicles to controlling and cutting fuel and other costs. iBox technology's innovative range of 'Mates' offer solutions to each of these problems. This knol offers a brief introduction.
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Vehicle Tracking: Cab-to-Controller Communication Devices - a knol by iBox Technology

Vehicle Tracking: Cab-to-Controller Communication Devices - a knol by iBox Technology | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Two-way communication devices don't just help fleet managers improve staff efficiency and customer care, they also protect truck, van and lorry drivers' health and safety in dangerous road conditions.
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The iBox Technology Blog: Won't Get Fuelled Again: 3 Key Ways That Transport Telematics Can Fight Fuel Thieves

The iBox Technology Blog: Won't Get Fuelled Again: 3 Key Ways That Transport Telematics Can Fight Fuel Thieves | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Vehicle Tracking: 3 Ways To Stop Fuel Thieves Stealing Your Profits
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The iBox Technology Blog: Trixi Of The Trade: New Cycling Code Shows Truckers How To Avoid Accidents

The iBox Technology Blog: Trixi Of The Trade: New Cycling Code Shows Truckers How To Avoid Accidents | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Ask a professional truck, lorry or van driver his or her opinion of cyclists and you are 100 per cent certain to get, how shall we put it, a strongly-worded reply. Some, it's fair to say, regard them as the bane of their day-to-day lives, but most are professional enough to recognise they have as much right to be on the road as them.

There's no question, however, that driving on roads where cyclists are prevalent does present real challenges to heavy transport drivers. It is all too easy to miss or misjudge their presence - and before you know it a tragedy has occurred.
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State of Logistics: Slow growth, ‘elusive’ recovery - Article from Logistics Management

Business logistics costs rose 10.4 percent last year, totaling $1.21 trillion, which is about what American businesses paid for freight transport in 2010, according to the authoritative 22nd annual State of Logistics report released Wednesday.
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Park and Deliver!: New Roadside Fines Remind Fleet Managers Why They Need Tracking And Telematics

Park and Deliver!: New Roadside Fines Remind Fleet Managers Why They Need Tracking And Telematics | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Breaking transport laws became a lot more expensive this week as haulage companies started to be be hit by new, £80 release fees to get back vehicles seized under VOSA immobilisation notices. Read how the development reinforces the importance of telematics and tracking.
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Vehicle Tracking Devices: A Guide For Fleet Managers - a collection by iBox Technology

Vehicle Tracking Devices: A Guide For Fleet Managers - a collection by iBox Technology | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
what telematics is and highlight some of the main pieces of technology that enable transport professionals to improve customer service and efficiently manage their trucks, vans, lorries and other vehicles.
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Volvo Offers LNG, Methane Gas Truck for Longhaul Fuel Savings in Europe | Transport Topics Online | Trucking, Freight Transportation and Logistics News

Truck maker Volvo AB, based in Sweden, said it has launched its first longhaul truck in Europe powered by up to 75% liquefied natural gas or methane gas.
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Hauliers will have to pay £80 VOSA release fee for immobilised trucks - 6/8/2011 - Road Transport

Hauliers will have to pay £80 VOSA release fee for immobilised trucks - 6/8/2011 - Road Transport | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Haulage companies will have to pay an £80 release fee from today (8 June) to get back vehicles seized under VOSA immobilisation notices.
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Vehicle Tracking: Fuel Efficiency Devices - a knol by iBox Technology

Vehicle Tracking: Fuel Efficiency Devices - a knol by iBox Technology | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
With fuel costs soaring fleet managers need all the help they can get in controlling fuel efficiency. This knol explains how telematics and eco-tracking can provide a vital tool in the transport manager's armoury.
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Vehicle Tracking: Drivers' Health & Safety - a knol by iBox Technology

Vehicle Tracking: Drivers' Health & Safety - a knol by iBox Technology | Vehicle Tracking News | Scoop.it
Telematics devices can play a hugely significant part in protecting your staff's safety - and even their long-term health. Read more at Google knol.
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