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 […]
The DVSA is considering allowing operators within its Earned Recognition scheme to conduct their own annual tests.
Driver training provider Fleet Source has welcomed the DVSA’s decision to update its HGV driver training programme, adding questions in the theory test to cover the correct use of Class 6 mirrors and recommending that safe urban driving and vulnerable road user awareness courses be undertaken by all drivers as part of their Driver CPC training.
The Logistics Skills Network (LSN) has slammed the DVSA’s decision to suspend HGV driver testing and training during the government’s latest four-week lockdown in England, which began last week.