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10th January 2021

Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness updated

This guide explains the responsibilities and systems involved in keeping vehicles in a roadworthy condition, regardless of operating conditions, fleet size or vehicle type. It includes […]
26th September 2019
Defect Check, HGV Walkaround check, Driver vehicle check

Carry out heavy goods vehicle (HGV) daily walkaround checks

Check inside the vehicle 1. Mirrors and glass Check that the windscreen is not: cracked scratched discoloured Check that the windscreen and front side windows are […]
11th January 2021

How vehicle defects are categorised in roadside checks and vehicle tests

How vehicle defects found during roadside inspections or vehicle tests are categorised and what action will be taken when they’re found. The New Catergorisation of defect […]
11th January 2021

Updated PSV inspection Manual

To help vehicle operators and those who work with them, The DVSA has published an updated version of the PSV inspection manual which is effective from […]
11th January 2021

Updated HGV inspection Manual

To help vehicle operators and those who work with them, The DVSA has published an updated version of the Hgv inspection manual which is effective from […]
11th January 2021

Changes to the Driver Certificate of Professional Competence periodic training

Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) periodic training is to be monitored by DVSA to ensure drivers are not unnecessarily repeating training as part of the […]