Yearbook of road transport law 2007

This yearbook covers UK law relating to all aspects of road transport, beginning with a short section on the Freight Transport Association and its structure. Legislation on general operations (construction and use of vehicles, diesel fuel, drivers' hours, driving licences and tests, vehicle lighting, loading, operators' licences, prosecutions, registration, road traffic, sale of defective vehicles and parts, speed limits, vehicle testing, trade licences, type approval, vehicle excise licensing, and vehicle weights), specialised operations (abnormal loads, dangerous goods, food distribution, local authority activities, passenger transport and waste transport), special vehicles (cars / dual purpose vehicles / vans, electric vehicles, engineering plant, mobile cranes, recovery vehicles, tower wagons, tractors and works trucks and trailers), overseas operations (Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, international operations, Northern Ireland), insurance, risk management and loss control, employment, and health and safety. A section is included of useful addresses (DVLA offices, employment relations, goods vehicle testing stations, Government departments and agencies, light goods vehicle driving and theory test centres, traffic areas and Traffic Commissioners, and Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA)). Details of official forms most frequently used are also given.

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    Freight Transport Association

    Hermes House, St. Johns Road
    Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 9UZ,   England 
  • Publication Date: 2007


  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 445p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01100148
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: TRL
  • ISBN: 978-1-905849-02-4
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: May 27 2008 9:48AM