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  1. How Does a Fleet Management System Work?

    Fleet Management Systems utilise technology to organise and coordinate commercial vehicles. Managing a fleet of vehicles can be challenging in terms of operations to which track shipping, or wasted costs for maintenance and fuel. With fleet management, you can improve efficiency and productivity, while simultaneously reducing costs and risks.

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  2. What are LOLER Regulations?

    Lifting equipment such as tail lifts must be inspected regularly to ensure that they are safe to use. Failure to adhere to quality standards can result in serious injuries and even fatalities. Therefore by law, those using, controlling, or providing lifting equipment are responsible for ensuring that the machinery is up to standard and compliant with the relevant legislation. 

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  3. Types of Tail Lifts

    There are various types of tail lifts available on the market. The differences in lifting capacity, functionality, and operational cycle time mean that some types of tail lifts are better suited for specific uses. The 5 main types of tail lifts are:

    • Column tail lifts
    • Rear frame column tail lifts
    • Tuckaway tail lifts
    • Cantilever tail lifts
    • Retractable tail lifts
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  4. How to Maintain Fleet Compliance

    How to Maintain Fleet Compliance

    Managing fleet compliance can be one of the most challenging aspects of the fleet industry.

    Fleet compliance is vital and comprehensive checks must be carried out regularly. What areas do you need to check to maintain fleet compliance?

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  5. 5 Tips For Inspecting Ratchet Straps For Damage

    Ratchet straps

    One area to check when transporting loads is ratchet straps. They are susceptible to wear and tear over time and need replacing. How do you check ratchet straps for damage and when should you replace them?

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  6. The Benefits of Fleet Services

    The Benefits of Fleet Services

    Fleet services are outsourced more and more often now within the haulage industry. By putting our team of experts in charge of running every aspect of your fleet, you are free to run your business and focus on growing your customer base. Your fleet is taken care of, giving you one less thing to worry about.

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  7. What Does a Fleet Management System Involve?

    What Does a Fleet Management System Involve?

    Our all-in-one fleet management system organises every aspect of your fleet, leaving you to concentrate on other areas of your business. From document management to MOT preparation, Fleet-Serv has you covered. So, what does a fleet management system involve?

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  8. A Guide to Parts for Tail Lifts

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    It's a legal requirement for tail lifts to be maintained on a regular basis. LOLER Examinations must be carried out every six months as a minimum to ensure your tail lifts are functioning correctly and you must conduct any preventative maintenance necessary to ensure they are in good condition. If you require any tail lift parts, we offer next day and express delivery options that help to minimise vehicle downtime.

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