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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Eyes on the road: How dashcams are deterring false claims

Posted on 30th Dec, 2016 by Ben Earnshaw

Eyes on the road: How dashcams are deterring false claims

Car insurance fraud – including  “crash for cash” scams – costs the insurance industry almost £400 million a year. Motorists, however, are beginning to make a stand – investing in vehicle technology to protect themselves. Dashboard cameras are one of the technologies on the rise – with commercial and municipal vehicles already seeing a decline in “crash for cash” claims against them thanks to their use.

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Maintaining the lead: Why UK roads are the safest in Europe

Posted on 23rd Dec, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

Maintaining the lead: Why UK roads are the safest in Europe

Britain’s roads have famously been called amongst the safest in Europe, and even the safest in the world. According to a number of reports this year, Britain has performed consistently well. However, there is a concern that we could be doing much better than we are, cutting accidents and roads deaths by more.

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The UK is Europe’s most congested country

Posted on 19th Dec, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

the uk is europes most congested country

A new report suggests that Britain has the highest traffic hotspot count in Europe. This not only impacts productivity and journey times, it also impacts the safety of Britain’s roads. As a rule, more traffic means a higher risk of accidents as traffic becomes more concentrated and concentration levels slip. However, with vehicle safety technology, you can minimise the risks and improve the safe operation of any vehicle.

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BrakeSafe Breaks Record with 5th Award Win of the Year

Posted on 14th Dec, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vehicle safety experts Vision Techniques have concluded the year with yet another award win for their rollaway preventing system VT BrakeSafe – which brings the award total to five wins across a variety of transport award ceremonies.

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The five biggest types of incident involving HGVs

Posted on 5th Dec, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

the five biggest types of incident involving hgvs

Unfortunately, HGVs often sit in the high-risk category when it comes to vehicles on Britain’s roads. Incidents are far too frequent and when they do occur they’re often fatal or serious, which is why it pays to invest in additional safety technology. With this in mind, we’re giving you a run down of the biggest types of HGV incident and sharing our top Vision Techniques solutions.

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Vision Techniques wins 5th Award of the Year with BrakeSafe

Posted on 2nd Dec, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vehicle safety experts Vision Techniques have ended 2016 with yet another award win for BrakeSafe, which takes the rollaway preventing system to a total of five awards across multiple industries this year. The most recent award was won at the Commercial Fleet Safety Awards in November.

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