Archive for the Removals Trade Association Category

Are Your Ts & Cs Current?

Are Your Ts & Cs Current? As a removals company grows and develops, new practices and policies are put in place. Sometimes this can be done by verbal instruction, particularly in smaller offices where writing a memo to pass across a desk to the only other staff […]

Read more

Removals Insurance and IPT Rise

Insurance Premium Tax Changes The rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) increases on Saturday, 1st October 2016 from 9.5% to 10%. This means all movers that sell insurance need to increase the rate as from tomorrow. For those using removals administration software, settings will need to be […]

Read more

Mover of the Year

Mover of the Year 2016 We are pleased to announce the winners of the AIM Mover of the Year Awards. The Commercial Mover of the Year 2016 is Isis Relocation Ltd. The Domestic Mover of the Year 2016 is All Moves UK Ltd. The AIM Mover of […]

Read more

The Value of Membership Logos

At AIM we offer far more to our members than just the logo, but that implies the logo itself is not a valuable asset. This is not the case – particularly when the logo is displayed on a website. Removals customers will usually do some research on […]

Read more

Tail Lift Regulations

Tail Lift Regulations To comply with the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER), employers are required to ensure any lifting equipment is regularly inspected and records kept. This includes tail lifts. Although not specifically designed to convey people, tail lifts do so during their day […]

Read more

Debt Recovery

Debt Recovery Generally, removals customers pay for their move in advance, so in the majority of cases there is no outstanding bill after the move is completed. On rare occasions (and usually due to significant extra work) the customer may have their bill increased but this is […]

Read more

DVSA Consultation on Driving Test

DVSA Consultation on Driving Test On 14th July 2016, the DVSA launched a consultation on changes to the driving test. This consultation will allow members of the public to put forward their ideas on testing if new drivers are ready for the modern driving environment. The changes are […]

Read more

Company Image and First Impressions

Company Image and First Impressions If you have ever been told by a customer that they chose you over a cheaper mover, you have probably benefitted from a good company image and have created a strong first impression. It is unlikely that the customer knows how hard […]

Read more

Google Adwords

Google Adwords Google AdWords is the paid listings displayed on Google search results. They appear at the top and bottom of the page. They can also appear on 3rd party sites that have agreed to show adverts via the Google AdSense platform. Here are some important points […]

Read more

Removals Brokers

Removals Brokers Now the Brexit referendum is over, we can turn our attention back to issues more specific to removals and storage, like the news that Movinga will be pulling out of the UK market. In January, it was reported that Movinga had raised nearly £17 million […]

Read more
Page 1 of 612345...Last »

Our Address

Unit 4, Skills Centre, Twickenham Trading Estate,
Rugby Road, Twickenham,
Middlesex, TW1 1DG
Phone: 0208 892 0369
[email protected]

Visit our social sites

Subscribe to our newsletter