Fleet businesses who operate in London will be hit yet again today when the congestion charge goes up to £11.50 a day. The increase - from £10 a day - is the first since 2011.
The price hike plus potential increases in fines and penalties will hit companies hard at a time when businesses are aiming to build on growth prospects.
But telematics specialist Navman Wireless says vehicle tracking technology can protect fleet reliant firms from these unnecessary congestion charges.
The launch of Navman’s London Congestion Zone solution means that fleet owners can reduce the risk of getting fines or late payment charges and also put a stop to vehicles unnecessarily entering the London congestion zone.
Scott Hutchins, VP Sales UK & Ireland said: “The 15 per cent increase is another factor contributing to the already high fleet running costs. Vehicle...