Weekly driving time and weekly rest time – How are weekly driving and weekly rest time related? When is a new weekly rest period available?
Stoneridge SE5000 transitional smart 2 tachograph error message
Some Stoneridge SE5000 transitional smart 2 tachograph devices are wrongly displaying and recording an error message
‘Hardware sabotage’ or ‘GNSS Anomaly’ will be displayed on the screen and an event will be recorded in the tachograph […]
EPDA Announcement Feb 2024
The European Professional Drivers Association (EPDA) are pleased to announce that the Irish Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Minister Jack Chambers, will be the keynote speaker at the EPDA hosted International FitDrive workshop on the 17th of April in Dublin. […]
More fair play in the transport and logistics sector – An end to social dumping on the German and EU roads.
Put an end to social dumping, increase penalties for violations, allow driving at 17, reduce bureaucracy in driving licences – how Germany’s Traffic Light coalition groups want to strengthen the transport and logistics sector.
What must happen now?
There is No Shortage of Professional HGV Drivers.
There is an absence of a professional road transport culture and a lack of understanding of what the role of today’s HGV driver is. There is a miss understanding that Haulage Associations represent the interests of professional drivers, their primary focus is on representing the interests of business operators. There is a misunderstanding that Government Road safety Enforcement Agencies only exist to impede business and to collect taxes.