Hundreds of HGV drivers are in danger of driving illegally after technical problems at DVSA prevented drivers’ training records from being uploaded ahead of the Driver CPC deadline, which kicks in at midnight today (9 September 2019). JAUPT approved trainers trying to upload drivers’ training records onto the DVSA’s Online Driver Enquiry service (ODE) ahead of the deadline have been told by DVSA that the technical problems will not be resolved by tonight’s deadline. If drivers miss their deadline, their […]
The United Road Transport Union (URTU) men at the centre of a probe into Driver CPC training activities have had their bail extended yet again. The seven men include general secretary Bob Monks, national officer Mel Thornton and regional officers Lee Pimbley and Mike Billingham. They were originally arrested on 15 February on suspicion of fraud by false representation. They have had their bail extended until December. It is now the third extention. As part of the operation a warrant […]
The Fors Community Partnership (FCP) has announced an immediate change to the way firms are allowed to progress through the Fors accreditation levels.
The DVSA is to give an update on its earned recognition scheme at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference on 17 May.