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Freelance Courier Work UK

Freelance Courier Work Uk Benefits of Freelance Courier Work As a freelancer courier in the UK, you’ll appreciate the flexibility to choose your schedule and workload. This...

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What Is Last Mile Delivery

What is Last-Mile Delivery? Understanding Last Mile Delivery Last-mile or final-mile delivery is the last leg of the delivery process, where products are transported from a transportation hub...

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Self-Employed Courier Insurance

Self-Employed Courier Insurance Cost If you’re thinking about self-employed courier insurance, it’s crucial to remember that this type of insurance is tailor-made for business activities like deliveries....

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22% of all respondents said the side pillar next to or just behind the driver creates a blind spot

Blind Spot Safety Tips

Eliminate Blind Spot Worries: Essential Safety Tips for Confident Lane Changes Blind Spot Mirror Checks for Safe Driving: Driver Safety You know those tricky blind spots in...

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Problems with Delayed Deliveries and How to Address the Delivery of Goods

Delivery Delays

Common Causes of Parcel Delivery Delays Are you tired of waiting for your parcel deliveries? It can be frustrating and time-consuming.Here we discuss the causes of these...

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Advantages of self-employed Courier Driver: Become a delivery driver Ready to become a self-employed courier driver in 2024? Here, we cover the pros and cons of the self-employed delivery driver world to help you decide.

advantages of self employed

Advantages of Self-Employed Courier Drivers in the UK Are you tired of your monotonous 9-to-5 job and searching for a new opportunity with more excitement? Being an...

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Choosing A Courier Service

Choosing the Right Courier Service Factors To Consider When Choosing A Reliable Courier Service Selecting the right courier service is vital to your business operations, ensuring that...

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Delivery route mapping is good for delivery drivers in the UK

Route Planning Software and why it works

Delivery Route Planning Software Helps Save Martin Smith explains the advantages of route planning software – an optimisation routing software that benefits novice courier drivers. In today’s technology-driven...

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Lease vs. Finance Your Vehicle

Vehicle Lease vs. Finance: Expert Courier Advice In today’s competitive business environment, several delivery drivers are considering leasing vs purchasing their vans. Here, Pegasus Couriers Director Martin...

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Cargo Bike - the way of the future. Pegasus Couriers

bike couriers and deliveries

Courier Bikes and Parcel Delivery? Learn how they reduce congestion, pollution, and costs, and why they’re quickly becoming the preferred choice for enterprises and cities alike.  Here...

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Road tax evasion statistics reveal many unlicenced vehicles on the road, resulting in potential revenue loss. Pegasus Couriers explains

DVLA turns electronic

DVLA Goes Digital – Good News? Do you ever worry about when your road tax is due and the consequences if it lapsed? Well, it could land...

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driver shortage

Shortage of Courier Drivers The industry faces a significant challenge, from the shortage of skilled courier drivers to retention and recruitment issues. As consumers become more accustomed...

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As businesses continue to rely heavily on van fleets for various operations, it's becoming increasingly apparent that the costs associated with maintaining and running these fleets are on the rise.

Van Costs Set To Soar

Fleet Costs: What You Need To Know For 2024 As businesses continue to rely heavily on van fleets for various operations, it’s becoming increasingly apparent that the...

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electric van fleet information

Electric Vehicles, Infrastructure and Business 2024 The transition to electric vehicles (EVs) is gaining traction in the UK, with businesses increasingly looking to reduce their carbon footprint and...

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Hot Weather Tips For Drivers

Stay Cool and Enjoy the Ride!🌞 Did you know hot weather can strain your vehicle and increase the risk of mechanical failures or accidents? With the current European heatwave,...

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tyre pressure

Correct Tyre Pressure For Vehicles One critical aspect of vehicle maintenance that often goes overlooked is the correct tyre pressure. Many drivers underestimate the significance of tyre pressure...

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Car breaks down on UK Motorway with the driver on the phone calling for assistance. Read our tips on how to prevent a car breakdown during the summer 2023.

breakdown tips

UK Vehicle Breakdown Tips Summer is here! That means it’s time to hit the open road. But before you hit the motorway, it’s important to take some...

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Provide customer support for vital success.

Customer Service is Vital

Customer Service and Satisfaction is Vital As a longtime serving industry professional, I’ve seen first-hand the importance of customer service to end consumers. When growing your courier...

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Courier fraud and how to stop it. Pegasus Couriers

crime and technology

Cyber Crime in the Courier Industry The courier industry has been through a lot in the last few years. There have been numerous advancements in technology that...

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Read what Martin Smith says about the future of the Courier Industry

Future of Courier Industry

Future Of The Courier Industry 2024 Changing with the times The courier industry plays a crucial role in the global economy by facilitating the delivery of goods...

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New Director Appointment

Pegasus Couriers promotes Operations Manager Courier Industry & Logistics Expert Phil West has been promoted to Director of Pegasus Couriers Leading logistics company Pegasus Couriers has promoted...

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Dog Bites And Delivery Drivers

Dog Bites: Courier Drivers Watch Out Dogs are often considered man’s best friend, but their behaviour can sometimes be unpredictable. Dealing with aggressive or friendly dogs is...

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Use your handbrake

Use your handbrake – it could save a life Handbreak safety is becoming increasingly important, given the severity of the injuries that a rollaway vehicle can cause....

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Possible MOT Regulation Changes – Bad or Good? Keeping your vehicle in top condition is essential for ensuring it is safe to drive on the roads.  Recently,...

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road safety

Businesses Should Promote Road Safety Campaigns Martin Smith explains why businesses and individuals should promote road safety awareness.  Whether driving to work, cycling, catching a bus or walking...

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Pegasus Couriers explains what to do if you put the wring fuel in your vehicle

fuel mistake

Top up with the Wrong fuel – what to do Martin Smith explains the consequences of misfuelling a vehicle and how it could seize your engine, costing...

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Finding the right courier insurance for a delivery driver.

courier insurance

Delivery Driver’s Guide: Conquer Courier Insurance Confusion – Find the Perfect Policy In this insightful piece, Martin Smith, the expert in the courier industry and Managing Director...

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Pegasus Couriers driving in the snow

storm Eunice Scotland

Storm Eunice Causes Parcel Delays – Keep An Eye Out Facebook Twitter Linkedin Instagram Delivery operations across Aberdeenshire were halted on Friday afternoon as Storm Eunice swept...

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Delivery driver feeds Deer

Delivery driver feeds deer

WATCH: Delivery driver talks to animals in the Highlands Facebook Twitter Linkedin Instagram An Inverness delivery driver made an unlikely friend when he stopped to chat with...

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Cash for Kids

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