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New Study Names The UK’s Top Crash-For-Cash Spots

Posted on 13th Oct, 2017 by Ben Earnshaw

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We’ve talked about crash for cash schemes a few times before, but just in case you’re not familiar with the term, we’ll bring you up to speed quickly. Sometimes known as an induced accident, crash for cash schemes involve scammers deliberately forcing a crash on unsuspecting motorists – often by suddenly pulling out in front of them – and then making a personal injury claim, usually for whiplash or similar injuries.

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Live demonstrations at the CV Show 2017

Posted on 4th Apr, 2017 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques will be attending the CV Show again this year and for the first time ever will have a vehicle on stand demonstrating all of their systems. They will be on stand 4H76 with BrakeSafe, TurnAware, and VT Record being highlighted this year.

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What Are The Advantages Of In-Vehicle Cameras?

Posted on 31st Mar, 2017 by Dominic Benabda

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Whether it’s an in-cab DVR like VT Record or a driver CCTV system like VT TurnAware, due to their sheer versatility there are numerous benefits that HGVs vehicle cameras can provide. These benefits are many and varied – extending not just to you as a fleet manager, but also to your drivers themselves and other road users at large.

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Changing Navigation Techniques For HGVs

Posted on 6th Feb, 2017 by Jonathan Peach

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Heavy Goods Vehicles have been making headlines again recently, and unfortunately it’s not always been in a positive light. A rise in HGV collisions, blockages and other awkward immobilisations on public roads are being attributed to drivers using satnavs that are intended for smaller vehicles. Frequently, these incidents are leading to miles-long tailbacks, making local officials increasingly vocal in demanding a solution.

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How To Keep Cyclists Safe: Avoiding HGV Collisions

Posted on 30th Jan, 2017 by Jonathan Peach

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Cyclist safety is a massive national concern, especially for those in urban environments, and is a big issue for us at Vision Techniques. Between 2000 and 2012, the number of cyclists killed or seriously injured on our roads went up by 59%, which is an unnerving figure to say the least, and current London mayor Sadiq Khan made it a focal point of his campaign. HGVs were involved in the vast majority of these accidents, despite making up a tiny proportion of normal road traffic.

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How has vehicle recording technology advanced?

Posted on 19th Oct, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

How has vehicle recording technology advanced

Dashcams have been available for a while now, but it’s only in recent years that we have seen major advances. Improvements in dashcams have allowed vehicle operators and fleet managers to get a lot more out of the technology – from better coverage to clearer, crisper pictures. At Vision Techniques, we lead the way in vehicle technology – offering the best solutions on the market. One newest vehicle recording technology, VT Record, shows just how far this technology has come and what today’s modern technology can offer.

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What are the benefits of real time vehicle tracking?

Posted on 15th Aug, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

What are the benefits of real time vehicle tracking?

If you want to improve operational costs and the productivity and safety of your fleet, we’ve got the perfect solution. Real time vehicle tracking, used in VT Live, our 360 degree real-time vehicle CCTV system, allows you to closely monitor your fleet and make those all-important decisions to improve your business.

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VT Crashcam Plus: For fully secured footage

Posted on 25th Aug, 2015 by Jonathan Peach

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Vehicle safety is key to the Vision Techniques business. We want to help all users of the road by enhancing road safety and ensuring drivers get all the help and assistance they need to do their job well. As a result of this, we’re constantly developing new products and innovating current products to give our customers exactly what they need. The CrashCAM PLUS is the latest addition to our Driving Event Recorder range. Supporting up to 32GB of memory, the CrashCAM PLUS is the best in dashboard technology for ensuring and enhancing driver and cyclist safety.

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Collisions with cyclists on UK roads to be prevented with VT Overview™

Posted on 12th May, 2014 by Jonathan Peach

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How many times have you seen a cyclist come out of nowhere? You are turning your vehicle and within a split second a cyclist has appeared within your turning circle. With human error and distractions it’s so easy to miss incidents like this.

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Another Cash for Crash scam bites the dust; Vision Techniques reminds drivers to be vigilant

Posted on 28th Apr, 2014 by Jonathan Peach

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It’s good news for motorists as the ringleaders of a Huddersfield-based ‘Cash for Crash’ scam were jailed recently at Leeds Crown Court.

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