The DVSA is to give an update on its earned recognition scheme at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference on 17 May. The scheme, which requires operators to make their telematics and other records available to the DVSA in order to demonstrate their compliance, was announced at the Microlise conference in 2015. In June 2016, the DVSA said that it expected to roll out earned recognition early this year, following initial trials. At this year’s event at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena, DVSA’s […]
The RHA and Microlise are to train military veterans who have spent time in prison for jobs in the logistics industry.
The DVSA has conceded it needs more operators to join up to its earned recognition pilot to advance the project, after its its timetable for going live with the full version suffered further delay. Speaking at the RHA’s Autumn Conference yesterday (7 September), DVSA head of enforcement policy Gordon Macdonald hinted the pilot was still lacking the support from hauliers needed to get the scheme off the ground. While it was expected to go live at the end of this […]
Authorised testing facilities (ATFs) could still be left without vehicle test staff as a result of industrial action if talks taking place on Monday 8 June between union Prospect and DVSA chief executive Alastair Peoples do not go well.