The company supplies services, such as hire cars, to accident victims in co-operation with insurers. Levels in its core credit hire business incr-eased by 51 per cent, while One Call, its accident notification service, also grew strongly and now deals with more than 1000 calls a week.
Helphire was founded in 1992 to provide a service to people involved in accidents that were not their fault. It now runs a fleet of over 4000 vehicles from motorbikes to prestige cars and commercial vans and has 14 branches across the UK.
In June it set up Total Accident Management, a company that manages fleet customers' claims. This has seen steady growth and increasing numbers of fleet clients are now utilising the service.
Chairman Michael Symons says: “Business volumes have continued to grow strongly, but we have succeeded in maintaining our high levels of performance and quality of service.”