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‘Key Workers’ van drivers urged to look after their own health behind the wheel

Delivery drivers and tradespeople listed as ‘key workers’ are being urged to look after their own health behind the wheel during the COVID-19 crisis,...
Commercial vehicle registrations increase

Van drivers on International routes will need tachographs under EU deal on Driving &...

International transport operators using light goods vehicles of over 2.5 tonnes GVW will be subject to European Union (EU) rules for driving and resting...

Recommendations to Support Health & Safety in Road Freight Transport re; COVID-19 at loading...

The European Shippers’ Council (ESC) and the European Association for Forwarding, Transport, Logistics & Customs Service (CLECAT) are reaching out to drivers, road hauliers,...

RSA Guidance on Temporary Measures for Commercial Vehicles & Drivers

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has issued a number of guidelines relating to Professional Drivers, Drivers' Hours, Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness and Tachograph Cards Driver...

New tank Inspection & Certification agreements in place for ADR transport operators

Multilateral Agreement M325 concerning periodic or intermediate inspections of tanks and certificates of approval for vehicles  In response to the current unprecedented circumstances regarding COVID-19,...

HGV safety technology; A win-win investment? Yes, says Brigade Electronics

As HGV fleet managers seek to cut operating costs, an industry survey has found that some are questioning the affordability of safety upgrades to...

Circle K providing free hot drinks to support frontline HSE staff and Emergency Services

Vehicle fuel and convenience retailer Circle K, has  announced it will offer FREE hot drinks to all frontline HSE staff and all emergency services...
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Statement from the Road Safety Authority re Restructuring of An Garda Síochána

The Road Safety Authority has reviewed the content of the high level presentation given  by Commissioner Harris and his statement on the future restructuring...

The million miles Volvo truck that’s now saving lives

Ger Tonra, a loyal and long serving truck driver recently retired after 43 years with Mayo County Council has put his high milage truck to good...

Keytracker to highlight new ways for CV Operators to keep track of keys &...

Keytracker Ltd, the leading global key and asset management provider, couldn't pass up a great opportunity to showcase their new products to the world...

Politicians try to form a Government while battling with pandemic

Speeches and discussions will not get the country moving again, businesses need money, leadership and investment, but most of all we need a Government....

IRHA give Advice on the Wearing of Masks and some updates

With the Government outlining some guidelines on the wearing of masks, the Irish Road haulage Association (IRHA) offers some advice to its membership. Also,...

RSA clarification on testing and costs for vehicles due retest before...

Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Test (CVRT) centres have been back in operation since early May with some restrictions. The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has issued...

More Updates from the HSA

As the country is starting to get into work mode again the Health & Safety Authority (HSA) continue to provide simple but effective advice...

Now is not a time to ignore training – FTAI

As we advance through the phased reopening of business, people must recognise the changed business environment. Acclimatising to the ‘new normal’ will require time,...

Five-Point Plan to Government from CTTC

Having consulted with members, the Coach Transport & Tourism Council (CTTC) has drafted a document requesting Government action on five particular points to help...