UK-registered HGVs topped the list of vehicles found to be fitted with emissions fraud devices during four months of checks by the DVSA. One in every 12 of all vehicles – UK and non UK – checked for emissions fraud devices were discovered to be fitted with one between August and November last year. Of 3,735 trucks stopped 293 (8%) contained cheat devices such as AdBlue emulators, which prevent AdBlue systems from operating and increase vehicles’ NOX output. The DVSA […]
Gareth Llewellyn has been named as the new chief executive of the DVSA, after Alastair Peoples retired from the role last year.
The DVSA has announced that its chief executive, Alastair Peoples, is to retire from the civil service in October.
The FTA has reiterated its warning that with the Driver CPC deadline now reached, the road transport industry is facing not only a short-term driver shortage but a more serious underlying recruitment problem.