MOT

Present laden vehicles and trailers at annu...

Sep 23, 2022No Comments

Vehicle Testing and Roadworthiness Policy Specialist Richard Clements, explains what is involved and why vehicles and trailers should be presented for test laden. Testing a

MOT

Government proposal to reduce frequency of ...

Apr 28, 2022Comments off

MoTs could be required every two years rather than annually, according to proposals reportedly set out by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps. On the whole, the

Speed cameras on a motorwar

Speed cameras should be checking your tax, ...

Mar 03, 2022Comments off

The UK’s largest independent road safety charity, IAM RoadSmart, is highlighting to the police, councils and safety partnerships that the overwhelming majority of UK motorists

DVSA

Suspension of driver and vehicle testing sh...

Apr 01, 2021Comments off

The extent of the pandemic’s impact on DVSA coffers has been revealed in a Parliamentary minute, which confirmed that the testing and enforcement agency will

speed cameras

90% of motorists want speed cameras to chec...

Mar 17, 2021Comments off

The UK’s largest independent road safety charity is urging the police to take notice of UK motorists who are calling for them to better utilise

Mobile Phone

New 2021 mobile phone driving laws

Mar 03, 2021Comments off

This year, the Department for Transport are reviewing the laws regarding using your phone behind the wheel. Currently, if you are caught using your mobile

emissions

Record number of vehicles fail MOTs due to ...

Feb 01, 2021Comments off

Almost 1.3 million vehicles failed MOT tests last year because of faults relating to exhaust emissions, finds BookMyGarage.com. Diesel vehicles have seen the greatest surge in

MOT

Idle vehicles still need their MOT – AA

Jan 11, 2021Comments off

The AA is advising drivers to keep their vehicles serviced and MOT’d as the third national lockdown begins. While some drivers may be tempted to

MOT

Majority of car owners have used six-month ...

Aug 12, 2020Comments off

A YouGov poll commissioned by The Motor Ombudsman has found that the majority of car owners have taken advantage of the six-month extension announced by

MOT

Mandatory MOT testing to be reintroduced fr...

Jun 30, 2020Comments off

Mandatory MOT testing is to be reintroduced from 1 August 2020 as COVID-19 restrictions are slowly lifted, Roads Minister Baroness Vere has announced today (Monday