DVSA Roadside Check Point

Government launches review into DVSA

Feb 19, 2024Comments off

The Government has launched an independent review of the DVSA so that it ‘remains well placed to provide excellent services to keep Britain moving safely

Peterborough Bluelight Services IVA

Aebi Schmidt extends IVA test facilities to...

Nov 10, 2023Comments off

Aebi Schmidt UK has extended the Individual Vehicle Approval (IVA) test facilities at its Peterborough head office having gained a green light from the Driver

DVSA Roadside Check Point

Enforcement of ‘posting declaration&#...

Sep 22, 2023Comments off

From 1 October 2023, DVSA will begin enforcement of the posting declaration regulation for lorry drivers. DVSA’s responsibilities cover EU operators carrying goods between loading

DVSA Roadside Check Point

Revised guidance on categorisation of defec...

Apr 25, 2023Comments off

The DVSA has issued revised guidance on how they categorise vehicle defects in roadside checks has been published. The guide outlines the actions they will

Trailer Tyre

DVSA: Free Rolling Tyres

Mar 28, 2023Comments off

Last November we published an article alerting to the fact that there were to be significant changes to the DVSA annual test. One of thos

Mechanic checking an engine

Expert shares advice for appealing an MOT f...

Mar 14, 2023Comments off

You may feel like the decision that has been made to fail your car’s MOT is incorrect. If you think this then you may want

Free Rolling Tyres: change to the annual te...

Nov 07, 2022Comments off

A robust tyre management system is an essential part of any operator’s maintenance system. This includes in-service tyres which are appropriate for the vehicle and

DVSA Earned Recognition launches TfL module...

Oct 25, 2022Comments off

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency’s (DVSA) flagship earned recognition scheme has been accredited by Transport for London (TfL) and helps member operators bid for

Technology helping operators gain Earned Re...

Oct 24, 2022Comments off

Earned Recognition (ER) is a voluntary scheme for operators of all sizes that demonstrate a strong track record of compliance and adherence to standards. Introduced

Mandatory laden brake testing at annual tes...

Oct 21, 2022Comments off

Last month, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) confirmed that most HGV vehicles and trailers will have to be appropriately laden for their annual