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Wincanton invests in safe, efficient Mercedes-Benz trucks - After seeing the latest Mercedes-Benz safety systems in action, Wincanton has ordered 100 tractor units fitted with this ground-breaking technology [read more....]

Northwards renews robust reefers from Schmitz Cargobull - Logistics provider Northwards has readied its robust reefer fleet for business on the Shetland Islands by taking on four new trailers from Schmitz Cargobull [read more....]

Dunmow Waste Management coninues expansion with four Volvo FL skip loaders - Dunmow Waste Management of Chelmsford, attributes reliability, manoeuvrability and the residual values of its new Volvo FL skip loaders as the prime differentiators when it came to the decision to grow the company’s fleet [read more....]

FreightForce rewards its drivers with ‘six of the best’ from Mercedes-Benz - Norwich-based FreightForce has underlined its determination to retain the best drivers while also attracting new ones by commissioning six new Mercedes-Benz tractors [read more....]

IVECO secures conquest heavy truck order from John Pointon & Sons - Sherwood Truck & Van is delivering a fleet of eight IVECO Stralis Hi-Way 6x2 tractor units into service with Staffordshire-based John Pointon & Sons [read more....]

Hargreaves plays it safe with Mercedes-Benz Arocs - An absolute commitment to the protection of its own drivers and other road users led bulk materials logistics specialist Hargreaves Services plc to order a fleet of 21 Mercedes-Benz tractor units [read more....]

Volvo FM with freeview'bags' top spot at Coalville's E M Transport - The versatility of the Volvo FM 6x2 tag-axle, rear-steer rigid in drawbar configuration, persuaded E. M. Transport of Coalville in Leicestershire to take delivery of another vehicle [read more....]

EFFITRAILER™ system a perfect fit for fashion logistics specialist P&H Contract Services - Road transport and fashion logistics specialist P&H Contract Services is to fit Michelin solutions’ EFFITRAILER™ system to 20 trailers as part of an ongoing fleet renewal [read more....]

Gavin Griffiths breaks new ground with fuel-efficient Mercedes-Benz Arocs - So delighted was the Swansea-based Gavin Griffiths Group with its first Mercedes-Benz rigid truck that it promptly returned to South Wales Dealer Euro Commercials with an order for a second, identical vehicle [read more....]

Fuel Efficient Range T high is in for the long haul with Virginia Transport - Driver comfort and fuel efficiency were key factors in Virginia Transport Limited’s decision to once again select Renault Trucks for its replacement vehicles [read more....]

ATS Euromaster expands deal with Arval - ATS Euromaster has secured its position as primary tyre supplier to major vehicle leasing and fleet management company Arval, which leases more than 150,000 cars and vans in the UK [read more....]

Drink Drive Monitor - Belgium strengthens alcohol interlock programme, England backs lower drink drive limits, Dutch attempt to unblock alcohol interlock programme, Austria prepares legal basis for alcohol interlocks, Lithuania moves towards zero tolerance on alcohol for all drivers, Young men targeted in Christmas drink drive campaigns [read more....]

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Road Transport Support Services Consultancy Services

Starting up and maintaining a lawful presence within todays Road Transport Industry is dependent upon understanding and abiding by the many rules and regulations that govern it.

Running a successful Transport operation is relient on many components which make up its whole and ultimately its success, many of which you already have in place. However, there is always the requirement for additional services that are not 'in-house', such as:

  • Consultants & Legal Advisors
  • Tachograph Analysis
  • Return Loads
  • Maintenance Providers
  • Fuel & Toll Cards
  • VAT Recovery
  • New & Used Vehicles
  • Training Providers
For a list of Transport Support Services, click on the link below.

Transport Service Providers

Transport Services Support

Management & Consultancy

SETS specialise in operator licence and drivers hours compliance through effective training and constant monitoring of drivers and their control staff.

We can install compliant systems and procedures where none exist, or update and upgrade current systems that may be out of date. Starting you on the road to becoming a transport contractor, an owner driver or an own account operator we will support you from day one.

Our services include:

  • Analogue & Digital Tachograph Training
  • Tachograph analysis (Digital and analogue)
  • Drivers Hours & Tachograph Compliance Training
  • Operator Compliance & Control Staff Training
  • Operator License Audits
  • Enhanced Compliance Reporting Service ©
  • Analogue & Digital Tachograph Analysis
  • WTD (RTD) Adherence & Administrative Training
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