Legislation & Regulation

Legislation & Regulation
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Electric taxis exempt from higher tax rates as UK moves towards net zero

new legislation will exempt zero-emission capable taxis from higher vehicle excise duty, encouraging more drivers to purchase them increased use…

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12 British driving offences that carry penalty points – and how many

Specialists from LeaseVan.co.uk have clarified which 12 driving offences carry penalty points as standard and how many points drivers could…

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Hands-free mobile phone use while driving is just as dangerous as driving under the influence of alcohol

This week, the Transport Committee held an evidence session to assess if the laws on using a mobile phone while…

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What will it take for the UK to reach net-zero emissions?

Yesterday, Theresa May announced the UK will be net-zero emissions by 2050. The UK is the first major economy to…

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Sorn losers

Drivers are paying more than £12 million in fines Many drivers paying the price of neglecting to register a SORN…

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Two-thirds of Drivers think new legislation is needed to deal with growth in cyclists

76% of drivers think cyclists ride too dangerously 85% think helmets should be a legal requirement 68% WANT PUSH BIKES…

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New data shows big drop in numbers caught driving without insurance

A freedom of information request to the DVLA* (Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) found that 79,713 people were caught breaking…

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How to avoid a ban like Beckham

Driving specialists from LeaseCar.uk have highlighted what constitutes using a mobile phone behind the wheel, along with other unsafe conduct…

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Penalty points for flouting seat belt law

Time for new road safety regulation – 72 per cent of the British public believe penalty points should be mandatory…