DVSA

Trucklink EU Secures DVSA Earned Recognition Accreditation

Trucklink EU secures DVSA Earned Recognitio...

May 03, 2022Comments off

Trucklink EU is proud to officially become an ‘exemplary’ operator in the UK’s palletised freight distribution sector having been accredited on the DVSA’s highly prestigious

DVSA Roadside Checkpoint

Revised guidance on categorisation of vehic...

Apr 21, 2022Comments off

Revised guidance on how the DVSA will categorise vehicle defects in roadside checks has been published today, 20 April 2022. This guide outlines the actions

HGV axle

Maintenance investigations assessment guida...

Apr 08, 2022Comments off

Following feedback, the Maintenance Investigation Visit Reports (MIVR), which DVSA carries out to ensure operators have the right systems and facilities in place to maintain

CRS truck

Truckfile lays the foundation for CRS to ac...

Feb 24, 2022Comments off

CRS Building Supplies has joined the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency’s Earned Recognition scheme, with the help of Truckfile digital fleet management systems. The Somerset-based

DVSA issues number plate concealment update

Feb 07, 2022Comments off

The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is advising haulage operators that it is aware of a minority of operators who are deliberately attempting to

HGV exhaust

Hauliers warned not to tamper with exhaust ...

Dec 13, 2021Comments off

Vehicles that are part of a well-managed and maintained fleet should have little difficulty passing the exhaust emissions test. Indeed, many operators take pride in

Eddie Stobart Truck

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

A large HGV stuck under a bridge

Traffic commissioners question whether some...

Nov 23, 2021Comments off

Commercial fleet operators are being warned satnav systems need to be fit for purpose following the latest bridge strike data being published by Network Rail.

DVSA checkpoint

Transport manager disqualified following mu...

Nov 22, 2021Comments off

Following a public inquiry, Leo Al Auto faces its licence being revoked after its transport manager, Darren Boyce-Smith, was disqualified for two years. Boyce-Smith was

HGV driver

Haulier left ‘baffled’ after DV...

Nov 22, 2021Comments off

The DVSA insisted a list of operators committing drivers’ hours offences that it released during road safety week was correct after an operator told motortransport.co.uk it should