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Getting the complete picture with Driver ID

When your mobile employees share a vehicle, it can be difficult to establish who bears responsibility for particular events or who deserves the credit for a good driving record. With Driver ID, these concerns are a thing of the past. You’ll have comprehensive tracking and driving records not only for each of your vehicles, but […]

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Meet the Team – Sean Maher, UK Field Sales Manager

Tell me a bit about yourself I have worked for Quartix for over 10 years and in the vehicle tracking market for 18 years.  I’m  based in Warwick and I have been married for 25 years. I have two grown-up daughters, aged 23 and 21. I own a holiday home in the Cotswolds and spend […]

Four key benefits vehicle tracking offers to drivers

A lot has been written about the benefits of telematics for businesses and company owners, but vehicle tracking also offers valuable support to the people who drive a company’s trucks, vans or any other vehicles. Far from being a surveillance system implemented to punish employees, here are four ways that vehicle tracking can help drivers […]

Meet the Team – Kristen Roach, Marketing Executive

Tell us a bit about yourself I was born and raised in Florida, right near Disney World, and I have a degree in Creative Writing from Florida State University (go ‘Noles!) In 2006, I moved to Los Angeles to become a television writer, but ended up writing movie reviews and interviewing celebrities for an entertainment […]

Andrew Kruzel

Meet the Team – Andrew Kruzel, Account Manager

Tell me a bit about yourself I was born and raised in Chicago. I left the city to go to Arizona for school, graduating from Arizona State University with a degree in Hospitality and Business Management. From there I worked at Walt Disney World for a few years, ranging from retail in the parks to […]

Grant Herrejon

Meet the Team: Grant Herrejon, Installations Coordinator

Tell me a bit about yourself. I hail from Streamwood, IL, a suburb near Chicago. I moved to Chicago in 2011, when I began school at DePaul University. While at DePaul, I played dodgeball through DePaul Dodgeball Society and the National Collegiate Dodgeball Association, hosted multiple radio shows and served as a basketball and softball […]

Business versus personal mileage: Are you compliant with HMRC regulations?

As an employer offering the use of vehicles to employees, a very important step to ensuring HMRC compliance involves something called ‘benefit-in-kind’ tax. What is a ‘benefit-in-kind’?  Private use of a company vehicle is a benefit-in-kind. For example, if an employee drives a company car and uses a grey fleet approach. Here, mileage capture is […]

Meet the Team – Matthew Rowbottom, IT Technician

Tell me a bit about yourself I was born in Shrewsbury, Shropshire and I have lived in Mid Wales all my life. I left school at 16, got an apprenticeship in IT and have worked in various different industries since. When I was younger I used to do a lot of motorsport whether it was […]

Lewis Varley

Meet the Quartix Team – Lewis Varley, Accounts Administrator

Tell me a bit about yourself  I have lived in Newtown my whole life and have worked for Quartix for about 2 and a half years. I started off doing accounts for the UK side of the company, but have now switched to doing accounts for the US. I am a keen footballer, playing up […]

Barry Shafe chats with Alys

Meet the Quartix Team – Barry Shafe, Technical Support Analyst

Tell me a bit about yourself I was born in Edgware, London and my parents moved to Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, which is where I grew up and started work pretty much straight from school. I spent 21 years working for Fujitsu, in various IT Support roles/locations, before deciding in 2008 that it was about […]