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Engine hour monitoring: Why your vehicle tracking system should have it

Engine hours tell you how long a vehicle or piece of equipment has been running during a particular time, giving an accurate indication of vehicle use. This informs your maintenance schedules and health & safety compliance.

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Join Quartix at CIH’s virtual event Housing 2020

Quartix will be taking part in the Chartered Institute of Housing's annual conference, Housing 2020, and this year, Europe's largest housing festival will be going virtual!

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How has the pandemic changed the cleaning industry?

Cleaning procedures have strengthened in response to the global efforts to combat Covid-19, but companies must also look at the way they carry out jobs not only for the public’s benefit, but to safeguard their employees.

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New tax rates on EVs: Is it time to go electric?

Cost has always been a barrier to adopting electric vehicles, or EVs. But the UK government has just announced its new Benefit in Kind (BIK) tax tables for company car drivers. The lower tax rates will be a great motivation for fleet managers to go electric.

Returning to work: Construction industry guidelines

The government has recently issued guidelines for people who work in outdoor environments and there are a few important steps they recommend. In some instances, having a reliable vehicle tracking system can help you meet these recommendations and alleviate some of the challenges.

Managing your vehicles post-lockdown

Companies are now sending vehicles home with their drivers, so that employees can avoid public transport or going to a central depot. Find out how businesses can keep track of vehicle movements and adapt to these new ways of working.

Could vehicle tracking dashboards make your fleet more productive?

Just like the console on a lorry or van gives you vital information while you drive, operational dashboards provide a simple, live summary of the data that your vehicle tracking system collects.

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Time to learn? How to get more out of your tracking system

Free time is something we all want, until we get too much of it. But it can be invested well to help prepare your company to better cope when things get busy again. Here are a few ways investing time in your vehicle tracking system can help you and your business prepare for the future.

5 tips for reassuring your customers during Covid-19

Customer service is at the forefront of a fleet manager’s mind, now more than ever. This post offers some tips for reassuring your customers, and identifies the many ways that a vehicle tracking system can help you offer a first-class service.

Working from home with the Quartix system

Many businesses have made the move to remote working during the current global crisis. Thankfully, the Quartix system can be accessed from any internet-connected device and a mobile app, meaning customers already have the necessary tools to see their vehicle tracking data wherever they are, without any disruption. Here are some tips to get you up and running!

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