Although you may know the rules of the road for driving a car, the Highway Code differs slightly for those driving a Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV). In this month’s article, we’ll be looking at just some of the most pertinent aspects of the Highway Code for LCV drivers. Driving Licence and Vehicle Size The type … Continue readingPosted in Lorry Hire, Truck Hire, Van Hire, Vehicle Hire | Comments Off on Highway Code for LCV Drivers
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The winter solstice may well be behind us now – the days have started getting longer again, so summer has officially started crawling back! – but that doesn’t mean we’re out of the chilly clutches of winter just yet. Winter Driving Tips UK The worst of the winter weather is yet to come, with frost, … Continue readingPosted in Car Hire, Lorry Hire, Truck Hire, Van Hire | Comments Off on Top Winter Driving Tips UK
The requirements for driving different vehicles can often be difficult to get your head around, particularly if you are operating in a profession which relies on you using a variety of transport options. As a company dealing predominantly in commercial vehicle hire, at Whitgift Hire we want to help clarify the rules when it … Continue readingPosted in Lorry Hire | Comments Off on What Are The Licence Requirements For a 7.5 Tonne Lorry?
If you want to hire a lorry to move your belongings, or if you have to drive a lorry as part of your job, there are several factors that you need to take into consideration in order to drive both safely and legally. If you’re used to driving a small car then switching to a … Continue readingPosted in Lorry Hire, Truck Hire | Comments Off on Five Tips for Driving a Lorry Safely