News articles about digital-tachograph

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Smart tachograph specification informally agreed

Posted by AndrewT on 17th May 2013

Improving road safety and ensuring fair competition in road transport in the EU. The Specification for a new generation of digital tachograph for trucks and buses was agreed informally by the Irish p … Read more
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Suspended custodial sentence for tachograph cheat

Posted by AndrewT on 19th Dec 2012

On Monday 17th December 2012, Richard Samuel Dewart, 44, owner of Dewart Transport, Waringstown, Northern Ireland was convicted of forgery and sentenced to 18 months imprisonment, suspended for 3 year … Read more
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Progress in Europe on the Smart Tachograph

Posted by AndrewT on 31st Oct 2012

Euro Ministers reached agreement on 29 October for new regulations on the tachograph used in road transport across the EU. The objective of the new draft legislation is to make fraud more difficult an … Read more