The DVSA has suspended dangerous goods vehicle (ADR) inspections in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A vehicle is eligible for a waiver if it was registered in GB and either has a current ADR1C dangerous goods certificate which expires on or after 21 March 2020 or is a new vehicle that entered service within the last year under authorisation 476. The DVSA said you cannot get a waiver for new non-type approved dangerous goods vehicles being put into service for […]
HGV drivers working longer hours under new COVID-19 rules should be supplied with government-subsidised fatigue monitors to avert a rise in road accidents.
TfL has done well to minimise compliance costs under the Safer Lorry Scheme but ultimately the initative remains misguided, the FTA has said.
The DVSA is introducing a new payment portal for fixed penalty roadside fines this month to replace chip and PIN payments.