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Driving tired is ‘worse than being on drugs’
According to recent research, driving in state of fatigue has contributed to more road accidents in Great Britain than those impaired by taking drugs. The study…
Road safety operation results in big fines for drivers’ hour offences
A HGV driver was fined £800 after breaching his drivers’ hours’ offences detected at a road safety operation conducted with North Wales Police in August. A…
21-year ban for HGV driver
A HGV driver has been disqualified from professional driving until June 2038 after his driver card was used by another employee to commit serious offences. The…
HGV Roadside Emissions Tests
From August 2017, roadside checks of HGVs carried out by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) will include an emissions check. The DVSA will target HGV…
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