New HGV drivers to be allowed to go straight to artic test from November


 

The DVSA has released more information about how the rules regarding learning to drive an HGV will change next month in order to help resolve the skills shortage. Subject to parliamentary approval, from 15 November the law will change so that candidates will begin learning to drive in an articulated lorry, rather than a rigid. Drivers will also take their test in an artic without having to pass a test in a large rigid lorry first. The DVSA said candidates […]