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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,...
National Manufacturing

Productive presentations at National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference and Exhibition

As a speaker at the National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference and Exhibition which took place at the Citywest in Dublin on 31 January,...
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...
Minister Donohue

Open letter to Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohue

Dear Minister Donohue, You wrote in the Sunday Business Post on 17 February an article headed: “We must generate consensus on key policies”. My answer...
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...
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...
50km speedlimit

Should Speed Limits be harmonised?

Every Government in the European Union has, from time to time, indicated to take action to limit speeds on national roads and thereby to...

Renault Trucks strengthens its positions in global markets

At the beginning of a specially arranged webcast press briefing, Bruno Blin, President Renault Trucks announced that the French Commercial Vehicle manufacturer recorded a...
Brussels

Ignore Brussels at your peril

It is a long time ago since I heard the following at an Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) meeting: “Them there tachygraphs will never...
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,...