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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 talks about cutting edge issues in the past, such as the new…
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What Are Safety Control For HGV’s?

Posted on 17 Aug, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
There have been many incidents recently where HGV’s 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…
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Independent UK Retailers – Know Your HGV Licenses

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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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4 Different Types Of HGV

Posted on 26 Apr, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
When we talk about HGVs, most people bring the same image to mind – a single carriage lorry trundling along the motorway at 70 MPH. However, while this might be the most common type of HGV out there, the term…
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Things HGV Drivers Wished You Knew

Posted on 12 Apr, 2017 by Charlotte Haye
In 2007, the Guardian published an excellent piece profiling what it is like to be an HGV driver. The article looked specifically at one driver whose job had him on the road, away from home, five days per week. It…
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