DVSA launches major clampdown on hauliers who conceal number plates


Operators who deliberately conceal their number plate will now be fined, issued with an S-mark prohibition and reported to the traffic commissioner, according to updated DVSA guidance. The agency said it had overhauled its enforcement sanctions policy after becoming aware of a “minority” of hauliers who were tampering with their vehicle plates. The new rules came into force on 1 February and could see firms that flout the law appearing in court or at a public inquiry. The DVSA said: […]