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1 in 20 drivers stopped have breached drivers’ hours law
The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) reported that more than 1 in 20 of goods vehicle and bus drivers stopped in the past 12 months…
Are HGV drivers the worst offenders for not wearing a seatbelt?
According to the results of a recent police operation in Suffolk evidence suggests they are! Police in Suffolk issued over 200 Traffic Offence Reports (TORs) after…
Descartes shows how to supercharge supply chain operations at Multimodal 2018
Descartes will display its comprehensive range of on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions that drive supply chain operational efficiency and regulatory compliance at Multimodal 2018, which takes place at…
Devices for tampering with drivers’ hours found in HGVs
Police in Nottinghamshire have found 6 tachograph manipulation devices fitted in HGVs since January 2018. The devices are used to interfere with the recording of drivers’…