LGV Company

HGV News

The Future Is Electric

Posted on 20 Sep, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
They’ve not even been released yet, but already it seems as though electric HGV’s are like buses. You wait forever for one, and then 2 come along at the same time! Yes, it’s been an interesting few weeks in the…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

Using Technology To Detect Tiredness – And Save Lives

Posted on 06 Sep, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
Driver tiredness is one of the biggest threats on our roads at the moment. Driver tiredness claims thousands of lives every year – more than drink driving. If you don’t believe us, consider this:   Almost 20% of major accidents…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

The Impact Of The Diesel Scrappage Scheme

Posted on 17 Aug, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
As a specialist in HGV driver training and haulage recruitment, we pride ourselves on bringing you the very latest HGV news as quickly as possible. That’s why we’ve had here, talks about cutting edge issues in the past such as…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

What Are Safety Control For HGVs?

Posted on 17 Aug, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
There have been many incidents recently where HGVs and their drivers have not been painted in a positive light by the media. Whether that’s because a driver has been involved in an accident or reporting on the national shortage, HGVs…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

Independent UK Retailers – Know Your HGV Licences

Posted on 26 Jul, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
If you run an independent retail business in the UK, you will be well aware of all the hoops you need to jump through and tasks to complete in your day-to-day running. It can sometimes be more than you can…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

Understanding The New Emissions Spot Checks

Posted on 12 Jul, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
If you listen to the news at all, you will know that pollution is still a hot button topic, hidden inside all of the politics and bad news flying around at the moment. Vehicle emissions have been closely tied to…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

Drivers Going Digital

Posted on 23 Jun, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
  No, we don’t mean digital drivers instead of people (though that is close to happening in some cases thanks to driverless cars). In this case, we mean bringing the heavily paper-based HGV driving industry into the 21st century, kicking…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

HGV Drivers And Brexit

Posted on 09 Jun, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
If you live in the UK, it’s probably safe to say you’ve heard a lot about Brexit over the past year. The subject of Britain’s potential exit from the EU has caused a lot of heated debate, and we have…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

Avoiding Petrol Theft In HGVs

Posted on 24 May, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
HGV drivers are very rarely the victims of crime while on the road, there’s just too much moving around. But on one of the few occasions that they are targeted, it is often for the crime of petrol theft. The…
This entry was posted in Miscellaneous Posts. Bookmark the permalink.

A Beginners Guide To The Driver CPC – Theory

Posted on 10 May, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
If you want to become an HGV driver in most European countries, you will need to complete something called a Driver CPC – which stands for certificate of professional competency. This means you have been deemed legally capable of handling…
This entry was posted in Latest News. Bookmark the permalink.

Register and get an instant quote!

Fill in the form below for an instant quote on HGV and LGV training courses, or call us FREE on 0800 0744 007.

Your Name*

Email*

Mobile Phone*

Post Code*

* Indicates a compulsory field

Please leave this field empty.


© All Rights Reserved - Flagship House, Reading Road North, Fleet, Hampshire GU51 4WP

The LGV Training Company 2012. Company Number: 06872835 Terms