At DriverCheck we like to keep things simple, we assist businesses ensure their Grey Fleet is both legal & compliant and work within the law.
Our system is there to ensure the grey fleet is compliant by having a valid MOT certificate where necessary. Your drivers have business insurance when driving their own vehicle for work and the have valid road tax where applicable.
The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 requires employers to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety of all employees while at work. Employers and employees also have a responsibility to ensure that others are not put at risk during any work related driving activities.
Our Grey Fleet software solution ensures your business is compliant with current legislation confirms appropriate business use insurance, MOT & Road Tax where applicable with full alerting for renewal of any of these grey fleet areas.
Warning ……. if a vehicle’s owner chooses to avoid all three and continues to drive, the offences may go undetected indefinitely, unless the vehicle comes to the attention of the authorities. One sure-fire way to bring vehicle roadworthiness, tax and driver insurance under scrutiny is involvement in a road traffic accident.
Drivers that fail to observe their legal responsibilities are treated seriously by the courts. Commensurately, in cases where injury or death results, the implications are far more serious.
An employer’s guide to grey fleet legal responsibilities