Category Archives: Procedures and Best Practice

Trailer registration to take effect late 2018

The Government has published more details of its proposed Trailer Registration Regulations. The Government is having to bring in a scheme for registration of trailers in order to reduce the risk of UK trailers being subject to enforcement action in.
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EU looks at revision of driver CPC requirements

Draft proposals have been produced to amend the EU directive on initial and periodic training.  The proposals allow for the exemption of drivers working in certain industries. Currently, anyone who drives a relevant vehicle is subject to the requirement to undergo.
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Changes to finance requirements

The levels of finance needed for a standard operator’s licence are changing and have been slightly reduced with effect from 1st January 2015. The revised figures are £7000 for the first vehicle and £3900 for each subsequent vehicle. .
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Costly VOSA investigation

The courts have recently ruled that, when deciding the level of VOSA’s costs, there is no need to carry out an investigation as to how much of VOSA’s investigation had been successful. The case involved an investigation into drivers’ hours offences..
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