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‘Crash for Cash’ Scammers

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has warned commercial vehicle drivers to watch out for ‘crash for cash’ criminals, and is also encouraging fleet operators to take measures to protect their business, as reports of “cash for crash” incidents increase by 50% over the past year Read more

Why you should use Vehicle CCTV in your business transport

Vehicle CCTV has come a long way in the last 5 years.  CCTV used day to day has moved a stage further and become mobile.  With roads becoming busier and more congested vehicle CCTV will help any company reduce costs, helps the driver and saves lives.

The normal setup is 1 x forward facing camera, 2 x side cameras and 1 x rear.  All 4 cameras will be recording to 2 x SD cards.  These will record up to 5 days’ worth of recording before over writing themselves.

We fit a 7” in cab monitor which for added safety shows the driver the near side (for cyclists) then the rear when placed into reverse.

With traffic as it is today I would want my drivers to have as many driver aids as possible. This is why you should use Vehicle CCTV.

Black Friday 10%

Black Friday is coming! Grab yourself 10% off at the Vine Online shop on all products! All you need to do is use the coupon code.

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New Website

Its been almost two years since we last gave our website a major new look! What do you think?

Vine have decided to update its website due to feedback from our existing customers, so thank you and I hope you like the changes. Obviously there was other reasons to the changes but please give us feedback on the look and feel, especially the new prices and tutorial videos to demonstrate areas of the tracking system that you may not know about or wish to upgrade too.

With regards to the feedback we had, we feel its very important to have two way communication with existing customers and new ones! The new website is just another platform to allow us to offer new products and solutions and fulfill the communication process. It also allows for us to listen to you, our customers!

Also please keep any eye out for new offers!

New GPS Tracking iPhone App – coming soon…

Recently we have been developing an iPhone app allowing our clients to view their vehicles from their iPhones.

you can see the preview shots below. We’ll add more as soon as the app is ready.

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Pay as you go vehicle tracking for SME Businesses

I think we can all agree that times are hard now. Businesses are finding it harder and harder to expand their businesses or simply improve their businesses due to the lack of cash flow. The banks are not lending to the SME businesses as no one wants to take on the risk. It is a crying shame that SME businesses are being pushed into liquidation by banks not funding their cash flow or large businesses and their excessive payment terms. We have all experienced the bank refusing us a temporary overdraft or a loan due to not enough banking history with a SME business.

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Pimlico Plumbers

Pimlico Plumbers had their units upgraded last night, we completed them successfully and there are more to follow tonight. Great news, another potential customer is having a trial unit installed this afternoon.

D J Coaches

We are pleased to announce D J Coaches recently chose VT Telematics & CCTV for the tracking for their school contracts. Matt, the Director and his staff have received a full days training on the VT Telematics & CCTV System. This has given them the knowledge and ability to understand and plan their companies assets around their ever growing customer contracts.

GPS tracking solutions and GPS vehicle tracking systems

What can GPS tracking solutions do for your business?

Managing a dynamic network of mobile resources, whether cars, lorries, plant machinery or people, poses a range of technical and logistical challenges. Managed badly, these networks can seriously affect your profit margins.

With VT Telematics & CCTV web-based tracking solutions, businesses both large and small can improve employee productivity whilst reducing the fuel and maintenance costs involved in operating mobile assets. Vine’s tracking solution allows employers to view the exact location, direction and speed of their employee vehicles in real-time.

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