News for 2016

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Indefinite ban from running HGVs

Posted by fionastewart on 9th Aug 2016

An Enfield-based fruit and vegetable retailer was banned indefinitely from running heavy goods vehicles following a history of non-compliance. Evidence presented convinced to Nick Denton, Traffic Com … Read more
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Smart tachograph specifications published

Posted by fionastewart on 9th Jun 2016

The Regulation on the new digital smart tachograph specifications was published on 27 May 2016. The digital tachograph was first introduced in 2006 as a device to record drivers’ hours, breaks, rest … Read more
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DVLA updates guidance on fitness to drive

Posted by fionastewart on 24th May 2016

The DVLA has recently updated its guidance to help Medical Professionals assess their patients’ fitness to drive. The new guide entitled ‘Assessing Fitness to Drive: a Guide for Medical Professionals … Read more