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Drivers’ hours rules relaxed to support Q...

Sep 13, 2022No Comments

The Department for Transport (DfT) has introduced a temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the EU drivers’ hours rules for drivers involved in the delivery

Temporary derogation from driving and resti...

Jan 13, 2022Comments off

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and the Department of Transport in Ireland have agreed to allow a temporary and urgent derogation in respect of certain

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Eddie Stobart on list of leading operators ...

Nov 30, 2021Comments off

Eddie Stobart is included in a list of operators the DVSA found was committing drivers’ hours offences during roadside inspections of its vehicles in 2020. The enforcement

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Unite warns ‘illegal’ fresh ext...

Sep 21, 2021Comments off

Unite, the UK’s leading union, has warned that the government’s plans to continue to relax the maximum driving timing for lorry drivers, is dangerous, reckless

Driver Shortage

SMMT: Can the driver shortage be solved?

Jul 09, 2021Comments off

The UK is currently suffering from an estimated deficit of about 65,000 HGV drivers but what is behind the shortage and what can be done

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Drivers’ Hours extension: ‘Utte...

Jul 08, 2021Comments off

There has been a lot of reaction to the government’s decision to temporarily relax the drivers hours rules in an attempt to address the serious