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Thousands more drivers caught using their phones

Posted by Michael Gower on Wed, May 31, 2017 @ 14:05 PM


INTRODUCTION:

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Tags: driver distraction prevention, protect your employees, driver distraction, mobile phones, driving, text and drive, texting and driving, texting when driving, driving on phone, stop texting, text driving, road safety

Motorists caught using mobile phones hits record high

Posted by Michael Gower on Tue, May 30, 2017 @ 15:05 PM


INTRODUCTION:

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Tags: driver distraction prevention, driver distraction, driving on phone

Video: Crispin Kenyon of Weightmans LLP Talks Driver Distraction

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Wed, Oct 07, 2015 @ 11:10 AM

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Tags: driver distraction prevention, driver distraction, texting and driving, text driving, road safety

Video: Martin Baggs CEO of Thames Water Discusses Driver Protection

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Tue, Oct 06, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

Martin Baggs, CEO of Thames Water gives us his thoughts on Romex Driver Protection.

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Tags: driver distraction prevention, driver distraction, text and drive, driving on phone, text driving, road safety

Video: How JDR Lifts Does Mobile Workforce Management

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Mon, Oct 05, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

JDR are an independent lift contractor what we have been working with over the past six months on improving their mobile workforce managament procedures – this video is a testimonial from them on our products and how Romex has helped improved his business.

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Tags: timesheets, business mileage compliance, Mobile Workforce Management

Romex’s Driver Protection App awarded Highly Recommended by TRL

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Mon, May 11, 2015 @ 14:05 PM

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Tags: driver distraction, text and drive, driving on phone, road safety

Ignore HMRC Compliance And The TaxMan Cometh!

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Tue, Apr 07, 2015 @ 15:04 PM

According to industry experts including The Miles Consultancy, Fleet Innovations and Web Expenses, employees routinely exaggerate their business mileage claims by either rounding up the mileage on journeys they have made or adding in ‘phantom’ journeys they have not made.

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Tags: hmrc compliance, business mileage compliance

How To Look After Your Lone Workers

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Mon, Mar 23, 2015 @ 13:03 PM

Under the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974) employers have to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety of all employees while at work. This establishes the Duty of Care employers have to their employees which according to ACAS, means employers “should take all steps which are reasonably possible to ensure their health, safety and wellbeing".

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Tags: protect your employees, employer responsibility

Health and Safety For Local Authorities

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Tue, Mar 10, 2015 @ 13:03 PM

We were delighted to be asked to provide an editorial piece recently for LAPV also known as Local Authority Plan and Vehicles.  This is a key target sector for our business for many reasons but namely the Health and Safety implications of lone workers and those driving company vehicles whether it’s a car, bus or lorry.  Our range of solutions were created to protect both employers and employees; employees as they go about their daily tasks and employers from prosecution for failing to protect their staff.

In our article we discuss whether a mobile phone is an essential business tool or a hazard and highlight details of the Health & Safety at Work Act (1974) that requires employers to ensure the Health and Safety of all their workers whilst at work.

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Tags: protect your employees

Using technology to reduce business mileage and improve duty of care

Posted by Michael Gower & Emma Walton on Thu, Feb 26, 2015 @ 12:02 PM

The convergence of existing technology and the correct utilization of existing business assets is, in the current climate, a topic for much discussion.  Industry statistics have shown that smart phones are the largest growth area of the mobile industry with mobile phone technology advancing so far in recent years that there is very little we cannot do from our mobile phones, no matter what your profession.

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Tags: employer responsibility