Legislation
  • Time to make some noise

    Electric and hybrid LCVs are a solid step towards a greener future. However, without the rumble of a petr ...

    Electric and hybrid LCVs are a solid step towards a greener future. However, without the rumble of a petrol or diesel engine, these silent vehicles can pose a danger to pedestrians. In response, new l ...

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  • RHA urges political parties to prioritise road freight

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has called on political parties to put road freight at the heart of tr ...

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has called on political parties to put road freight at the heart of transport policy making ahead of the general election. The Association in its election manifesto ...

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  • What have we learned from Earned Recognition?

    Since the DVSA’s Earned Recognition scheme was launched at the CV Show in 2018, operators have been taske ...

    Since the DVSA’s Earned Recognition scheme was launched at the CV Show in 2018, operators have been tasked with a new way of self-governing and addressing fleet compliance issues. A year on, CVW talks ...

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  • Understanding insurance

    Insurance is a word that is often met with a sigh by business owners, especially those in the CV industry ...

    Insurance is a word that is often met with a sigh by business owners, especially those in the CV industry. However, this does not need to be the case. CVW sits down with Alistair Evans, Account Direct ...

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  • FTA introduces Van Policy Working Group

    FTA has announced the launch of a dedicated Van Policy Working Group, which will discuss the key policy c ...

    FTA has announced the launch of a dedicated Van Policy Working Group, which will discuss the key policy compliance issues facing van drivers. The group, comprised of 41 leaders within the sector, will ...

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  • Mayor of London launches HGV scheme

    A scheme to remove the most dangerous Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) from London's streets has been launched ...

    A scheme to remove the most dangerous Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) from London's streets has been launched by the Mayor Sadiq Khan, Transport for London (TfL) and London Councils. The first of its kind ...

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  • Get smart

    Intelligent tachographs arrived on UK roads from 15th June, but just how smart are they? New-generation i ...

    Intelligent tachographs arrived on UK roads from 15th June, but just how smart are they? New-generation intelligent digital tachographs – also known as smart tachographs – started appearing on our roa ...

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  • RHA warns against ‘No-deal’ truck tariffs

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has said that any tariff on new trucks in the event of a ‘no-deal’ Bre ...

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has said that any tariff on new trucks in the event of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit will have a damaging effect on the industry. The Government has announced that it will be c ...

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  • Intelligent enforcement

    Marian Kitson, Director of Enforcement at the DVSA, explains to Sharon Clancy, CVW’s Consulting Editor, h ...

    Marian Kitson, Director of Enforcement at the DVSA, explains to Sharon Clancy, CVW’s Consulting Editor, how intelligence-led enforcement is helping target serially non-compliant operators. Since joini ...

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  • RHA issues warning on Irish Border customs posts

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has warned that customs posts on either side of the Irish border would ...

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) has warned that customs posts on either side of the Irish border would harm the economy. This follows reports that the Government has proposed customs clearance zone ...

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