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How GDPR affects fleet management

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into play in 2018. This legislation replaced the Data Protection Directive and is now the primary law regulating how companies protect EU citizens’ personal data. A lot of fleet managers and business owners are still a little unsure of how GDPR affects the day-to-day running of their businesses, however. Here is an overview of the key points regarding how GDPR affects fleet management. In particular, how you can […]

What is the HGV medical test?

The HGV medical test is a medical examination designed to ensure a driver is medically fit to drive a heavy goods vehicle (HGV). With the safety of the driver and other road users at stake when the driver is behind the wheel of an HGV, it’s essential that every effort is made to ensure everyone’s safety. A driver will have to undergo a medical exam before they are issued their first licence. Then every time […]

How many 15 hour days can a HGV driver do?

The laws around how many hours HGV drivers can legally do in a day, week, or month, can be confusing and challenging to understand at first. Once you get a good understanding of what the UK’s driver’s laws are and why they’re set out the way they are, however, it all starts to make sense. There is a lot more to consider than just the maximum number of hours a driver can do in a […]