The DVSA is introducing a new payment portal for fixed penalty roadside fines this month to replace chip and PIN payments. The portal, which will be available from 29 January, will mean payments can be made from any location and at any time of the day by anyone nominated by the driver, for example an employer. When a driver receives a fixed penalty at an enforcement site, they will provide DVSA with a telephone number or email address for themselves or […]
Traffic commissioner (TC) Kevin Rooney has likened the use of AdBlue emulators on HGVs to fitting magnets to interfere with tachographs as the third haulier within a month was punished for cheating emission rules.
Fraikin believes the DVSA’s earned recognition scheme can deliver improvements in vehicle uptime for operators.
Training course providers have reacted with scepticism to a new DVSA recommendation that they should include one hour on vulnerable road users (VRUs) in every Driver CPC periodic training course from next year.