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 […]
MAN Truck and Bus UK CEO Des Evans believes the 2013 CV Show is the most important in its 35-year history as it will provide a vital wake up call to operators on the transition to Euro-6.
With an improving economy and subsequent pressure for operators to improve pay, it’s been a year of hard negotiation for many, and in some cases road transport businesses and even the DVSA have had to contend with industrial action including strikes. Motortransport.co.uk looks back at a year of disputes.