By Andrew Overton, CEO of Connexas Group
New data from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) shows how the annual test is keeping dangerous vehicles off UK roads.
Highways England is joining up with six police forces, the HSE and the DVSA to reduce incidents on the M62 between Liverpool and Hull.
Samsara has expanded its tachograph solution in the UK and European markets to include live tacho status and instant tacho analysis.
Safety improvement launched for Verizon Connect customers.
A Braithwaite Engineers employee was injured when he fell from a lorry bed while unloading the lorry.
Volvo Group UK has been fined £13,000 after an employee was crushed by a truck, fracturing his spine.
The FORS Members’ Conference will return this autumn, with an agenda designed to help commercial fleets become safer, smarter and greener.
Yodel has unveiled 50 new trailers that are equipped with a bespoke ‘Safety gate’ system.
When combined, road deaths among VRUs outstrip those of passengers travelling in cars
Michael Ellis has announced that the Department for Transport would be reviewing the evidence for letting recovery operators use red flashing warning beacons
Venson Automotive Solutions has passed the requirements for the Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Van Excellence scheme for the fifth consecutive year.
Jenkins Shipping Company has been fined after a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) driver was struck by a paper reel being loaded on to his trailer.
Network Rail says that, on average, five entirely avoidable railway bridge strikes take place every day across Britain, costing taxpayers £23 million a year.
Government report says allowing vehicles weighing more than 7.5 tonnes to travel 10mph faster has saved business money.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has criticised the Government for not including commercial vans in new tyre safety standards.
Aldi’s Atherstone Regional Distribution Centre has received a 2019 Roadworthiness Award from FTA, recognising its high maintenance standards.
Camgrain Stores has been fined for health and safety failings after an employee was killed by a truck.
Van Excellence scheme partners with McCarron Coates to launch new insurance product for van drivers committed to safe, efficient and compliant driving.
The Government says that the new rules on tyres could come into force as early as 2020.