The DVSA has had to postpone its campaign to remind HGV drivers and operators of the regulations around driving time and rests and to encourage them to stick to the rules as a result of the coronavirus. The relaxation of the drivers’ hours for some drivers has made the DVSA push back its planned campaign, including answering questions from drivers and operators on the rules. Thank you to everyone who has submitted some excellent questions for clarification by the DVSA […]
Clive Brooks (pictured), MD of Herefordshire-based haulier ABE, has applauded the government’s offer to pay employees 80% of their salaries while giving them leave of absence during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
THe DVSA has announced that officers performing roadside checks and site visits are to wear body-worn cameras.