16/05/2023We are pleased to announce our latest release of Insight, 2.10.30, packed with an array of exciting new features and improvements. Our development team has been hard at work, improving the user interface, user experience, and boosting the efficiency of the Insight platform.
21/03/2023Welcome to the release notes for our latest release of Insight, 2.10.0. In this article, you'll find details about the new features and improvements that we've included in this release.
24/01/2023Insight 2.9.63 is now available with new features and enhancements, such as improved performance, bug fixes, and more.
19/12/2022December and January are traditionally periods of peak pressure for delivery businesses, with Christmas and the accompanying New Year sales driving a surge in consumer demand.
13/12/2022Driving safely in wintry conditions requires a mix of common sense, attention to detail, and proper preparation. Whether you're dealing with snow, ice, or sleet, there are a few key things you can do to make sure you stay safe on the road.
23/11/2022Insight 2.9.33 is now live for all customers. Our development team has added several new features and enhancements.
20/11/2022Vehicle tracking is widely used by businesses that use vehicles in their day-to-day operations. Many varieties of vehicle tracking technology are now available, with the growth of the industry bringing new features and greater accessibility.
20/11/2022Vehicle tracking is a technology tool commonly used by all kinds of organisations that rely on vehicles. However, different vehicle tracking systems can have a range of features going far beyond simply tracking a vehicle’s location.
20/11/2022Vehicle tracking has become an indispensable tool for any business that uses vehicles on a regular basis. But with a wide range of tracking solutions on the market, it can be tough to know where to begin.
15/11/2022Poorly maintained vehicles are one of the leading causes of road traffic accidents in the UK. Indeed, a recent report from the AA found that up 1,700 deaths or serious injuries on British roads last year were directly attributable to subpar vehicle maintenance.
07/11/2022With vehicle tracking, there are enormous quantities of data being collected. With this inevitably come concerns about privacy and the use of the data. Read this article to find out more about driver privacy.
31/10/2022Insight 2.9.1 is now live for all customers. Our development team has added several new features and enhancements.
10/10/2022Commercial vehicle tracking can cost businesses as little as £5.99+VAT per vehicle, per month for a self-fit vehicle tracking device.
10/10/2022While businesses will understandably be looking at where they can reduce spend across their operations, Trakm8 is urging those with a fleet division not to scrimp on vehicle maintenance.
10/10/2022Trakm8 has renewed its membership with Made in Britain as it continues to support and promote manufacturing in the UK, allowing customers to identify British-made products.
20/09/2022If you are considering protecting your commercial vehicle fleet using vehicle tracking systems, you’re probably wondering how the technology that powers everything works. In this article, we discuss how vehicle tracking works.
15/09/2022Trakm8 has commissioned a new national driver survey to gain insights into how drivers purchase insurance and what they expect from future policies.
07/09/2022The latest version of Insight (2.8.66), this is now live for all Insight customers. Our development team has been busy adding several new features and enhancements in this release.
06/09/2022With many businesses increasing the size of their fleets in the wake of the post-pandemic recovery, fleet managers are facing pressure from bosses to efficiently and successfully keep track of their vehicles.
05/09/2022Vehicle tracking is an excellent cost-saving method for businesses that operate a fleet of commercial vehicles.
11/08/2022In this handy guide to fleet tracking in 2023, we take a look at how fleet tracking has the power to change the way you approach fleet management, with a view to helping you decide if it’s worth the investment to implement or upgrade a fleet tracking system.
11/08/2022Electric vehicles cost more to purchase and repair due to the specialist parts required, such as Lithium-ion batteries, and ongoing supply-chain issues which means insuring an EV is currently more expensive than traditional insurance.
11/08/2022The automotive industry is currently the second-most data-driven industry in the world so it shouldn’t be a surprise that technology such as driver and vehicle data are impacting the insurance sector and how insurance is being sold.
28/07/2022Fleet tracking is a powerful technology that can greatly simplify the process of fleet management. Various forms of fleet tracking systems are used by countless businesses worldwide to help monitor vehicle fleets.
27/07/2022We've recently launched the latest version of Insight (2.8.32), this is now live for all Insight customers. Our development team has been busy adding several new features and enhancements in this release.
22/07/2022With transport representing the largest source of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the UK, we’ve all got to play our part in reducing carbon emissions from road transport.
22/07/2022There are many things that a fleet manager needs to consider when it comes to choosing the right fleet vehicles. Value, comfort, functionality, and environmental impacts are just a few of what might be factored into the decision-making process.
22/07/2022Fleet tracking and fleet telematics have become a vital part of fleet management for businesses around the world.
22/07/2022For all fleet managers and businesses, the time is now to begin the transition to electric vehicles (EVs), and their thoughts should be focused on how rather than when.
22/07/2022EV telematics systems use a combination of GPS, telecommunications, onboard diagnostics, vehicle technologies, and the Internet of Things (IoT) to do this, and they provide powerful insights.
12/07/2022Fleet tracking is used by companies all over the world to simplify fleet management, save time, cut costs, and more. The technology behind fleet tracking has advanced in recent years, and the devices and software used in fleet tracking can be highly complex.
06/07/2022Fleet tracking technology is an indispensable tool for many businesses with vehicle fleets. But the term ‘fleet tracking’ can describe a range of systems used to monitor vehicle use and location.
22/06/2022The market for electric vehicles (EVs) has grown at an extraordinary pace in just a few years, and they’re set to define the future of the automotive industry.
22/06/2022If your business uses vehicles as part of its operations and you’re considering implementing fleet tracking and fleet telematics, it can be difficult to know where to start.
22/06/2022According to a recent BP survey of UK fleet managers, over half (52%) of businesses already have EVs in their fleets, and of those that haven’t, 54% plan to switch within the next five years.
22/06/2022Fleet tracking is an extremely useful tool for any company that uses vehicles as part of its operations. While various forms of fleet tracking exist, huge leaps in technology in recent years have led to a new generation of fleet tracking software and equipment.
22/06/2022There’s a lot more to electric vehicle telematics than just knowing where your vehicles are. With the right EV telematics solution supporting their fleet operations, fleet managers can take advantage of a whole range of benefits.
22/06/2022Fleet tracking and fleet telematics software can be powerful tools for businesses to boost operational efficiency, improve safety, and cut costs.
21/06/2022Since the UK Government brought forward its plans to end the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered vehicles to 2030, and hybrids to 2035, the demand for electric vehicle fleets has grown even stronger.
20/06/2022In the modern marketplace, delivery businesses must work harder than ever to meet the high expectation of customers in a busy and competitive field.
15/06/2022We've recently launched the latest version of Insight (2.8.2), this is now live for all Insight customers. We’ve been busy adding several exciting new features and enhancements in this release.
18/05/2022Are you thinking about implementing a fleet tracking system or fleet telematics into your operations?
11/05/2022An engine that is left running while a vehicle is stationary (known as engine idling) impacts both the vehicle owner’s finances and the environment.
10/05/2022With our latest release of Insight, 2.7.91, we have been busy making improvements and adding new features. Here’s a breakdown of the highlights.
05/05/2022In this article, we look at what ePOD is, how it is being used, and the wide-ranging benefits organisations can expect when implementing it.
26/04/2022Even the most efficient petrol and diesel engines emit high levels of harmful emissions. These are of great concern not only due to their impact on the environment but also on public health. Enter electric vehicles (EVs)—the saviours of the modern automotive industry.
25/03/2022In our latest release of Insight, 2.7.65, our team of developers have been busy creating several new and exciting features to our evergreen fleet management platform. Here’s a breakdown of the features.
23/02/2022Retaining customers has historically been difficult for insurance companies as many policyholders focus purely on price and will turn to price comparison sites for the best deal when their current policy is up for renewal.
23/02/2022We understand the importance that data and analytics can have for both insurers and their policyholders and at Trakm8 we offer market-leading driver and vehicle data insights.
15/02/2022Our teams have been busy working to improve your Insight experience, here's a summary of what's changed in 2.7.33.
09/12/2021We're constantly working to improve your Insight experience, here's a summary of what's changed in 2.7.1.
01/12/2021If you are using a dash cam in your own vehicle for personal use, you will be exempt from GDPR requirements. Any business use will need to be regulated however, to avoid extensive fines.
11/11/2021Fleet Management KPIs are an integral part of any fleet strategy for transport & fleet managers. Find out what areas to focus on & how Trakm8 telematics will help
28/10/2021We've recently launched the latest version of Insight (2.6.4), this is now live for all Insight customers. We’ve been busy adding several exciting new features and enhancements in this release.
25/10/2021Telematics, used in the automotive industry, allows fleet operation data to be transmitted remotely, aiming to reduce accident risk, costs & improve productivity
29/09/2021The Direct Vision Standard (DVS) is a government scheme that issues HGV safety permits to protect the safety of road users. Get your fleet DVS compliant today!
07/09/2021The Direct Vision Standard (DVS) is a government scheme that issues HGV safety permits to protect the safety of road users. Get your fleet DVS compliant today!
16/08/2021We've recently launched the latest version of Insight (2.5.65), this is now live for all Insight customers. We’ve been busy adding several exciting new features and enhancements in this release, here’s a rundown on what’s new.
28/07/2021How reliable PAYG technology with enhanced data can attract new business and increase sales.
23/07/2021The onset of the pandemic has indelibly changed how – and when – we drive for business, in some cases forcing organisations to make significant changes to their fleet offering overnight.
22/07/2021This guide explains everything you need to know about fleet management software and the benefits that it can bring to your business.
14/07/2021Here at Trakm8, we have developed a guide which explains everything you need to know about fleet management and the benefits that it can bring to your business.
11/06/2021We're constantly developing and enhancing our Insight platform, the 360-degree view of your vehicles and assets. We've recently launched the latest version of Insight (2.5.42), this is now live for all Insight customers.
20/05/2021Trakm8 are sponsoring the upcoming Global Fleet Champions webinar about planning safer journeys by focusing on driver behaviour.
20/05/2021Multifleet, one of the UK’s largest fleet management and leasing companies, has partnered with Trakm8 to launch Run Your Fleet Connect, enabling a more proactive approach to vehicle maintenance.
19/05/2021Trakm8 is urging the fleet industry to act on the perils of driver fatigue, after a recent report by road safety charity Brake! found it to be as dangerous as drink-driving.
04/05/2021The latest version of Insight (2.5.20) is now live for all Insight customers. We’ve added several exciting new features and enhancements in this release, here’s a rundown on what’s new.
26/02/2021Our latest version of Insight (2.5.5) is now live for all Insight customers. The first major release of 2021, it's packed with exciting new features and enhancements, here is a rundown on what's new in this latest release.
21/01/2021From March 2021, Transport for London’s Direct Vision Standard (DVS) will finally be rolled out across the Capital. While this is a major step forward for road safety in the UK’s largest city, does this legislation go far enough?
02/12/2020Our latest version of Insight (2.4.80) is now live for all Insight customers. Packed with exciting features, here is a rundown on what's new in this latest release.
05/11/2020Peter Mansfield, Group Sales and Marketing Director at Trakm8, explores the implications of the Direct Vision Standard, the latest regulation to affect fleets.
02/11/2020Coronavirus and its subsequent lockdown saw a quick and long-lasting change to how people shop increasing supermarket food delivery demand.
02/11/2020Since the beginning of the pandemic home delivery, especially in the grocery sector, has seen unimaginable growth.
25/06/2020Innovations in connected car technology can now help prevent breakdowns and non-starts; enhance residual values; and improve service and maintenance regimes.
25/06/2020One in eight (13%) of drivers in the UK admit to falling asleep at the wheel, according to the latest research by the AA Charitable Trust.
25/06/2020Tailgating is the second-highest cause of a road traffic incident involving a light commercial vehicle (LCV), according to Department for Transport (DfT) figures.
25/06/2020Poorly-maintained tyres can increase both your costs and the risk of a road traffic incident, so correctly inflated tyres are vital to safe and efficient fleet operations.
25/06/2020Part two looks at further innovations which create a unique value-add proposition for fleet management, leasing and hire companies.
25/06/2020What should you look for when selecting a vehicle tracking supplier? Here are some of the key points to consider.
25/06/2020The UK Government has announced proposals to crack down on engine idling – the act of a driver leaving the engine running while their vehicle is stationary.
25/06/2020Here are some of the tried and tested ways that telematics can make your organisation even more efficient:
25/06/2020A study of 11,000 drivers found that one in six had succumbed to distractions such as talking on a phone, to a passenger, or smoking.
25/06/2020Many fleets now use vehicle cameras and vehicle tracking to help improve road safety and efficiency.
25/06/2020Three key benefits are the automation of timesheets, providing accurate estimated arrival times to customers, and faster responses to client emergencies.
25/06/2020Trakm8 is the largest manufacturer of telematics devices in the UK - and is proud to hold the Made in Britain marque.
25/06/2020Route optimisation is proven to help improve productivity for retailers, as well as cutting fuel consumption.
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