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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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Can’t leave your phone alone?

Government announces tough new penalties for using mobile phones behind the wheel.

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Is FORS a “badge”, or a “culture”? It’s got to be culture

It’s an easy trap to fall into: wearing that FORS badge with pride. However, operators with this mind set are playing a dangerous game.

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Lorry driver jailed over four-death A34 crash

Driver Tomasz Kroker has been jailed for 10 years following a horrific collision on the A34 in Berkshire on 10 August 2016 which led to the tragic deaths of a mother and three children.

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