Works Trucks

This chapter covers the definition and regulations for vehicles designed for use in private premises.

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  • Definition.
  • Construction and use.
    • Springs.
    • Speedometer.
    • Limitations on diameter of wheels.
    • Mirrors.
    • Horn.
    • Overhang.
    • Brakes.
    • Tyres.
    • Wings.
  • Drivers’ hours, records and tachographs.
  • Excise duty.
  • Lighting.
  • Rebated fuel.
  • Registration.
  • Health and safety.


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