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Archive for February , 2010
The Department for Transport (DfT) has issued a consultation on heavy goods vehicle (hgv) and passenger carrying vehicle (pcv) motorway speed limits.
A new regime to be introduced from 6 April 2010 will mean that medical statements issued by doctors will now allow for a consideration not only of whether an individual is unfit for work, but also of whether the individual may be able to do some work based on their doctor's assessment of their particular health condition.
The series of relaxations (as extended) to the enforcement of the EU drivers' hours rules and working time rules linked to the winter weather in January 2010 have now expired.