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OCRS System Update & Financial Standing 2017

Following a review, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has introduced changes to the Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS) system.

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MoJ proposes tougher sentences for dangerous drivers

The government is proposing tougher punishment for dangerous drivers despite greater efforts to improve the investigation into and prosecution of serious driving offences.

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CARTEL – RHA to claim compensation back from truck manufacturers for whole haulage industry

On 19 July 2016 the European Commission issued a press release confirming the existence of a price fixing cartel among European truck manufacturers.

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The New VOLS System

Get upto date with DVSA's New Vehicle Operator Licensing System

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