Adam Trimby

Adam Trimby

Lockdown in Leicester: what it means for restarting driver and rider services

The Government announced on 29 June that Leicester and surrounding areas are in lockdown following an increase in Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases. Which areas are affectedRead the government statement on the areas affected and the restrictions that have been put in place pending a review from 18 July. What this means to youThe local lockdown means that …

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NASP Guidelines on driver trainers safely returning to work

NASP has produced an updated set of guidelines, taking into account the latest briefing from DVSA on the resumption of testing and training. We will work to expand on these for rider and vocational trainers where applicable. Download the guidelines here: https://mcusercontent.com/f9cc720eee8c4047ef8ac2ce3/files/aa18fff8-e0a0-4436-8dbc-983dc7a6a4b3/NASP_Guidelines_on_driver_trainers_safely_returning_to_work_2nd_July_2020_Final_T_T.pdf

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Government to close mobile phone loophole

The government will close a legal loophole which has allowed drivers to escape prosecution for hand-held mobile phone use while behind the wheel. Transport secretary Grant Shapps announced an urgent review to tighten up the existing law preventing hand-held mobile use while driving.  At present, the law prevents drivers from using a hand-held mobile phone …

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