Operators have told the DVSA its earned recognition scheme will only work if it does not abuse the privilege of handling highly sensitive data. The enforcement agency has delayed the programme’s introduction while it irons out problems relating to its technical feasibility. It is now thought that another pilot lasting six months will be launched at The CV Show next month, meaning that a full scale rollout may not be possible until 2018. But concerns about the scheme’s cost and benefits […]
Provisional traffic figures released by the DfT show light goods vehicles continued to outstrip other vehicle categories last year in terms of mileage growth.
The DVSA has admitted it now has “a number of outstanding applications” for individual vehicle approvals (IVAs) as well as appointment delays, as the enforcement agency battles to support priority testing during the pandemic.
The DVSA has confirmed it will add questions to the HGV driver theory test about class VI mirrors, after a coroner raised concerns about the risk of deaths being caused on the roads.