A new document, titled ‘Sleep Apnoea and Driving, the facts’, has been made available to commercial drivers, providing them with answers to the most commonly asked questions surrounding driving and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (OSAS).
New rules affecting driver licence rules in the UK came into effect January 19. The changes mainly impact PSV and HGV drivers passing their test after this date and drivers who passed their test prior […]
The DVLA has issued further advice to operators and drivers after it admitted a considerable 175,000 faulty tachograph cards were issued between March 24, 2007 and August 31, 2008. When inserted, the cards display a […]
London coach firm faced with massive bill after driver fails to disclose health condition A London-based coach operator is warning fellow firms to check the clauses in their insurance cover. Dan Brown of South Woodfordbased […]
DVLA is looking for volunteers to form an on-line panel to provide views on professional drivers’ issues. The research will relate to all DVLA services provided to these drivers, including driving licences and digital tachocards. […]
CPT has delivered provisional industry costing of a compliance assessment relating to a recent seatbelt consultation. The comments came after the association digested the Traffic Commissioners’ response to a government consultation on the issue. The […]
The DVLA have confirmed new procedures will apply to drivers requesting a replacement or duplicate driver tachocards because of a change of personal details or a lost/stolen card. Following discussions with the CPT, from September […]