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Sean Murtagh

Time for Government to deliver some clear messages to insurance companies

Nearly all of the comments made in the media about insurance reforms concentrate on the “fraud” aspect of the problem. Little or no mention...
Safety on the road

Harnessing the power of technology to help stay safer this winter

by Derek Bryan, Vice President EMEA, Verizon Connect Weather experts are predicting that this February is set to be one of the coldest on record,...
Electric Bus

Electric Bus to save the Planet!

Generally, the discussion about public transport revolve around frequency, service levels and routes, in the last while a new topic has come on the...
Tyres

Conti Clinic: How to get the most from your tyres

Continental Tyres are well-known as one of the world’s leading premium tyre manufacturers. The company’s expertise, however, doesn’t stop there. With tyres influencing approximately...

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Car insurance

A Cautionary tale about insurance

Most people have gone to great lengths to reduce and quantify their risk for underwriters & Insurance Companies, however the evidence is that it,...
electric cars

Is the race to electric cars and vans a clever thing?

I was alarmed at seeing a headline recently in the Financial Times, stating that, under new rules going through the British Parliament, it will...
commercial vehicles

EU Commercial Vehicles increase by 4.3% : Irish HGV market in decline

Registrations of new commercial vehicles in the European Union posted growth of 4.3% up to the end of April 2018, mainly due to April’s...
tyre maintenance

Reducing Tyre Maintenance and Costs

As a rule most transport companies carry out some element of tyre maintenance and replacement in- house. From review of internal costs versus the...
Brexit

Irish Borders must be kept open post-Brexit

Supported by a delegation of members at a special meeting with leading British politicians, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) reiterated its call for an...