However long you may have been driving if an emergency vehicle is approaching it can still panic you with its blue flashing lights and loud sirens. The first thing you should think is how to move out the way as safely and conveniently as possible however many drivers don’t know exactly what they should do and what is legal and what isn’t.
The Highway Code states that you [...]
Here at VanQuoteDirect we know that December is not generally a time to worry about the state of your van. However, now that the new year is here you may have noticed it could do with a bit of a tidy up!
With the New Year here you may be looking at your business strategy and thinking of ways to advertise your products or services to encourage more business in 2015. With this in mind, here at VanQuoteDirect we have provided some reasons as to why you should use your commercial vehicle as your advertising space!
It is probably the most obvious resource that you have but many fail to communicate what they are using their vans for, which in effect [...]
When it comes to running your commercial vehicle this winter it can be hard to ensure that your vehicle stays on the road during the cold weather especially in snow or icy conditions. Below we have come up with our top tips for keeping your commercial vehicle on the road during the winter whilst keeping you safe and your costs down.
Christmas can often be stressful as any free time you have is spent organising events and buying presents for your family and friends. This is why having a nice cup of tea after a busy day can feel like the best thing in the world, and in VanQuoteDirect’s latest competition you can win a whole Tea Selection Set!
Using a van for work can be hugely beneficial, especially if you have heavy tools you need to lug around on a daily basis. The only problem is that there are some untrustworthy people out there that will do anything for money so if you leave your tools in your van overnight they are not necessarily safe. The poor security of vans entices thieves as they are viewed a soft target due to [...]
As a tradesman you probably have a certain specialty such as plastering, carpentry, or joinery. However, in order to stay ahead of the game it’s often required for you to learn new skills, which is why in VanQuoteDirect’s latest competition we are giving away an electronics kit!
Are you looking to purchase a new van but are unsure which one to choose? If this sounds like a dilemma you are having right now then we have the solution! We have put together a list of some of the best-selling panel vans to help you make your choice.
There are, of course, your specific needs that you will have to consider which we are unlikely to touch upon, which is why you need to make [...]
Here at VanQuoteDirect we often provide tips and advice on how to keep your vans (or any other types of commercial vehicles for that matter) in tip top condition. However, we know that in order to keep your vehicles well-maintained you sometimes need to fork out some cash, which is why we are here to help!
When it comes to your next van insurance policy it can be tempting to just stick with your current provider, however this isn’t always going to be your cheapest option. It is important to shop around and compare quotes with your existing policy as well as talking to your current broker. There are a number of ways in which you can lower your premiums, so keep reading to find out more!