Department for Transport

Road-side checks for lorry emission cheatin...

Oct 08, 2018Comments off

Cheat devices mean a lorry can produce up to 20 times more dangerous emissions. The DVSA has now become routinely checking lorries they stop at

TruTac makes it easy for operators affected...

Aug 16, 2018Comments off

On May 20th, 2018 the Department for Transport (DfT) revised the rules regarding vehicle testing exemptions. Consequently, the DfT estimates around 29,500 HGVs be required

Motoring agencies must deliver a more unifi...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off

A thing of the past? The Department for Transport must ensure that the recently reorganised agencies serving motorists work harder to deliver a better service

‘Investment where most needed’:...

Jan 20, 2014Comments off

Department for Transport research will investigate ways to improve long-standing road hotspots in Norfolk

Pothole-pinpointing phone app bags £30,000...

Jan 03, 2014Comments off

Cyclists' Touring Club can now develop their ‘Fill That Hole' technology for Android ahead of dangerous 'pothole season'

Highways Agency reform to save taxpayers £...

Oct 30, 2013Comments off

Under new plans, the Highways Agency will be turned into a government-owned company

Tristar Worldwide trial Volvo V60 Plug-in H...

Oct 01, 2013Comments off

Chauffeur company bag three super-green cars, which will cover 20,000miles each for six to eight months

Bottlenecks beware! £80million of jam-bust...

Sep 30, 2013Comments off

Communities nationwide set to benefit from eased traffic congestion thanks to government investment

Winter road crash stats prove cold weather ...

Sep 27, 2013Comments off

Snow and ice caused more than 6,217 road accidents in Great Britain last year - with many crashes involving fleets

Tyre-related road death drop ‘cautiou...

Sep 27, 2013Comments off

Illegal, dangerous or under-inflated tyres caused 194 deaths last year - a 5% fall on 2011