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 […]
Operators including Bibby Distribution, Culina and Royal Mail have had drivers shortlisted for the Microlise Driver of the Year Awards.
The DVSA’s chief executive told MPs that the industry’s significant driver shortage is an “image issue” and nothing to do with the enforcement agency’s testing capacity performance.
Earned Recognition operators will be given a 12-month MOT exemption on their HGVs and trailers as the DVSA tries to ease a huge bottleneck.