Driving theory test centres across the UK are being relocated after the DVSA split the contract for managing the service between two companies. From September, existing contractor Pearson Vue will be joined by Reed in Partnership to oversee the process, which the DVSA said would give it greater control of managing the content. A DVSA spokesman said HGV theory tests are covered by the change and that “some existing test centres” would change location. But one training centre in Scotland […]
Motortransport.co.uk’s sister title Commercial Motor is running a free webinar session, which will explain everything you need to know about smart tachograph technology.
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.
The DVSA has conceded it needs more operators to join up to its earned recognition pilot to advance the project, after its its timetable for going live with the full version suffered further delay. Speaking at the RHA’s Autumn Conference yesterday (7 September), DVSA head of enforcement policy Gordon Macdonald hinted the pilot was still lacking the support from hauliers needed to get the scheme off the ground. While it was expected to go live at the end of this […]