Up to 150 operators believed to be operating illegally in the London waste sector are to be targeted in a joint operation between the DVSA, Environment Agency (EA) and the Met Police. The goal is to either put these serially non-compliant operators out of business or force them to run legally. The DVSA and the EA have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to work more closely together to put the spotlight on cowboy waste disposal operators. While the EA […]
Standards of compliance remain a pressing problem in the light commercial vehicle sector, judging by a recent crackdown on the M4 in which more than 100 fixed penalties were issued for a range of road traffic offences.
Union Prospect has confirmed a strike by its members at the DVSA. It comes after it received support for industrial action in a ballot over the pay and conditions that will apply as part of the introduction of the Next Generation Testing (NGT) model the agency is rolling out nationwide, and also over new flexible working patterns more generally.
O’Donovan Waste Disposal is investing £15m in a new processing facility in west London.