Business Needs: Make sure your company cars’ are safe to drive


If you run a company or business that offers company car leases to your employees, it is vitally important the cars your staff are driving are safe and road legal.

Making sure your business has performed a car check before putting them through your business for staff to run is not only important but a legal requirement.

Hidden Past

Does the business car you are looking to lease to your staff have a hidden past? One in three used cars on the market has something to hide, from an insurance write-off, to a mileage discrepancy.

One in four cars checked by HPI Check has an active finance agreement or loan against it, and more than 53 cars per day are identified as stolen. A quarter of used cars have had their numbers plate changed, and there are also 200,000 stolen logbooks in circulation in the UK.

So before you spend potentially thousands of pounds on a company car you need to do the appropriate checks to make sure you don’t end up with an unreliable car with questionable usage history that is potentially endangering your staff.

Get a car check

So before start the payment process of a used car to lease to your staff, you need to get it checked, but not all car history checks are created equally. The HPI Check is a fully comprehensive car history check, arming you with vital information about the car you want to buy, to protect you from motoring scams and fraud

HPI uses cutting edge technology to make sure you get accurate and up-to-date information. They are so confident in the accuracy of their data that they back it with a £30,000 guarantee.  They have a dedicated team of experts available 7 days a week to take your call.

How it works

Simply enter the registration number of the car or cars you are inquiring about into HPI’s vehicle checker and they will instantly send you a report of the cars, letting you know that car’s safety information and recall history.

In a typical year more than 1 million cars are affected by a recall, so it is very important that you check the recall history of you car with HPI’s simple online check.

Beware of imitation car checker services that claim to offer car checks for free. Any other company offering a free HPI Check will not be providing you with the genuine article.


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