Month: August 2016


8th August 2016

How telematics will help ease the UK’s congestion problem

By the year 2030, traffic congestion in the UK is predicted to rise 63% compared to late-2014 levels and cost the economy over £21 billion, according to a joint study by INRIX and the Centre for Economics and Business Research1. Drilled down to a more localised level, the Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce reckoned not… Read more


4th August 2016

Could leaving the EU affect the automotive sector’s HR skillset?

According to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), the automotive sector is unarguably substantial, with a turnover of nearly £72 billion leading to a contribution to the economy of almost £16 billion, and 1,587,677 cars rolling off UK production lines in 2015. Over 800,000 people are employed by car, LGV and… Read more