HGV tests might be up, but there’s no room for complacency


 

Don’t get carried away, but the number of drivers taking and passing HGV tests nudged upwards in the year to March 2014. That’s welcome, but the long-term trend, as documented by Motortransport.co.uk, remains one of decline. Yes, in the year to March 2014, 44,937 category C+E and category C tests were taken, a 3% increase on 43,589 in the previous year. Of these 23,905 were passed, 5.3% up on 22,692 last year and representing a test pass rate of just […]