Monthly Archive: November 2014

Driving Licence Update

From January 2015 the paper part of the driving licence will officially disappear as the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) continues its aim to digitise motorists’ records. The traditional paper tax disc has been replaced by an electronic system from October 2014, which ministers believe will streamline services and save money. Last October, the Department for Transport launched a...

Ensure Your Lifting Equipment is Thoroughly Examined

A thorough examination is a systematic and detailed examination of the lift and all its associated equipment, carried out by a competent person. Its aim is to detect any defects, which are, or might become, dangerous. The competent person is required to issue you with a report highlighting any defects and, if appropriate, the enforcing authority, so that appropriate remedial...