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Unexpected item in bagging area

Unexpected item in bagging area

A petition has been started urging Tesco to stop installing self-service checkouts.   And there’s over 100,000 signatures on it so far. I think we all know why.  They can be INFURIATING. Sometimes you get a good one, but more often than not they don’t scan properly, you need a real person to come over and ... Read More
 
UK Plans for Speed Limiters Could Be Scrapped

UK Plans for Speed Limiters Could Be Scrapped

The government could abandon plans for speed limiters under the new EU safety regulations set to be introduced in July 2022. I know what you’re thinking – why are we talking about EU safety regulations post-Brexit? Well, the EU vehicle safety regulations were agreed before the UK left the EU. As a result, plans were ... Read More
 
A Car Wash… With A Difference

A Car Wash… With A Difference

  There are some things in life that I really don’t enjoy doing, but they’re a necessity. Doing the weekly food shop, vacuuming the house, and the big one – washing the car (x 50 if you're managing a fleet).   However, a solution may have emerged – washing your car while driving. In what can only ... Read More
 
Local authorities pay out for pothole damage

Local authorities pay out for pothole damage

  Councils and local authorities in England, Scotland, and Wales have paid out millions to drivers over damage caused by potholes in recent years. A report has highlighted the significant costs for local authorities with more than 37,000 drivers claiming compensation over a 3-year period. While the success rate is only 25%, it still represents ... Read More
 
The lights are on but nobody’s home

The lights are on but nobody’s home

Keeping the roads safe for everyone is a pretty important job. When someone is speeding, driving erratically, driving without insurance, or simply doesn’t realise that their brake lights are out, it’s up to the police to intervene. And that’s exactly what they did in California, in a routine stop. Except there was nobody in the ... Read More