Year: 2019

Licence Bureau’s 2019 Sixth Former Road Safety Education Programme

Licence Bureau’s education of sixth formers in Hertfordshire on crucial road safety messages has again been well received during Road Safety Week 2019. Ian McCarthy, Director of Sixth Form at John F. Kennedy Catholic School said, “Over the last two years the Licence Bureau have lead sessions to our Year 12 students as part of […]

Driving licence codes

The codes printed on the back of your driving licence tell you what conditions you must meet to drive. Some codes may be different in Northern Ireland. The codes and their meanings are as follows: 01 – eyesight correction, for example glasses or contact lenses 02 – hearing/communication aid 10 – modified transmission 15 – modified […]

Licence Bureau encourages road safety focus during Road Safety Week: http://roadsafetyweek.org.uk

As part of Road Safety Week 2019 (18-24 November), coordinated by Brake, Licence Bureau is calling on fleet operators to ‘step up’ their road safety focus. Licence Bureau is urging businesses that the week provides an ideal opportunity to remind its employees about the importance of everyone’s contribution to road safety whether they drive a […]

Licence Bureau highlights road risk management basics for business

Licence Bureau has highlighted three road risk management fundamentals for businesses in order to support their duty of care obligations when employees take to the wheel. The move aligns with the growth in ‘grey fleet’ – people using their own vehicles for work purposes – influenced by business trends such as cash contributions, remote working […]

ADLV Survey Shows Clear and Pressing Fleet Demand For the DVSA To Release CPC Training Data

A recent survey by the ADLV (Association for Driving Licence Verification & Vehicles) has delivered an emphatic business case for the DVSA to allow fleets greater access to driver CPC training course attendance data. The survey of leading transport & fleet logistics managers along with compliance officers & HR directors, was conducted to encourage the […]

Grey fleets continue to ‘baffle’ businesses and challenges are set to get increasingly complex.

Despite being some 18 years in the making, the issue of grey fleets continues to ‘baffle’ businesses across the UK with the majority having little, if any, awareness of the implications of drivers using their own vehicles for business purposes. And the challenges are likely to get increasingly complex as more people use their own […]

Rory Morgan of Iron Mountain is named 2019 ‘Road Risk Manager of the Year’ at the recent Brake Fleet Safety Awards

Rory Morgan (right) receiving the award from Malcolm Maycock of Licence Bureau   The national road safety charity’s annual ceremony, which was held at Birmingham Hilton Metropole, recognise the achievements of fleet operators and suppliers who are working hard to reduce road crashes involving at-work drivers. The Road Risk Manager of the Year Award is […]