The DVSA has appointed Becky Thomas as the new director of strategy and policy. She will have responsibility for shaping the strategic direction of DVSA and transforming the services it provides to help improve road safety. Thomas had been deputising in the same role since 1 June 2018 and has been promoted permanently following her recent success in an open recruitment competition. DVSA chief executive Gareth Llewellyn said: “Becky has spent much of her career with DVSA and as former […]
Training provider Fleet Source has confirmed all its classroom-based courses have been cancelled until July, following criticism from one haulier that it was pressing ahead amid a viral pandemic.
A move to cut thousands of hours of unnecessary HGV roadside spot checks could be delayed by years after the DVSA declined to invest in the technology needed to read smart tachograph data.
Hauliers could see HGV test fees hiked to help fund an increase in DVSA testers, following a review of the system.