It’s Not Very Nice Being Made Redundant.

Sixty Days Notice. At the beginning of 2019, I was given notice from the company that I had been working at for the previous eighteen and a half years, that I was going to be made redundant. The company announced that they were going to close the depot that I was working at and would […] Read more

Carry Out Your Daily Vehicle Checks Properly.

  Daily vehicle checks should be done properly to ensure that the vehicle you are driving is free from defects and completely legal for you to take it out on the road. So before you start driving for the day there are a number of checks that you should make to be sure, this applies […] Read more

Tachograph Infringements, and How to Avoid Them.

Tachograph Infringements. Tachograph infringements, what exactly are they? Unless you are an HGV Driver you may not know what a tachograph infringement is. A tachograph is an electronic device that is fitted in the cab of all commercial vehicles over 3.5 tonne GVW and is used to record driving hours. A typical tachograph chart as […] Read more

The Six-Hour Rule, How You Can Avoid An Infringement.

Infringements Can Occur Easily. If you don’t keep an eye on the six-hour rule, you can easily incur an infringement without even realising it until you down-load your card, and by then it would be too late. Do not rely on the tachograph unit in the vehicle to keep an eye on your driving hours, […] Read more