Remembering Road Traffic Victims – IRVA

Remembering Road Traffic Victims – IRVA

IRVA – The Irish Road Victims’ Association I was speaking with Donna Price over the last few months from IRVA – The Irish Road Victims’ Association who do remarkable work for the bereaved whose family members lives have been cut short on our roads. Donna...
Changes across the EU in Driving

Changes across the EU in Driving

Driving Age Raised and other changes   January 2013 was an interesting month from every angle here at SafeDrivingForWork.com The 19th of January was a unique day across the EU which saw the introduction of the new EU Driving Licence across member states. The age...
New Look Irish Driving Licence

New Look Irish Driving Licence

New Plastic Card Driving Licence The New Plastic Card Driving Licence is due to be introduced next week so a brief update about how this will look and how it will affect you. Plans for the introduction of the new Plastic Card Driving Licence.   The main points...
Why do drivers have to under go annual driver CPC training?

Why do drivers have to under go annual driver CPC training?

Why do drivers have to undergo annual training? Under an EU Directive professional Bus and Truck drivers need to have a vocational qualification as well as their driving licence. This applies to drivers of mini buses over 9 seats and any drivers of trucks over 3.5...

Motor Tax Rates other vehicles

Motor Tax rates for vehicles other than Private Cars, PSV Vehicles, Goods Vehicles are classed as  MISCELLANEOUS VEHICLES and new tax rates come into effect for such vehicles in January 2013 Veteran and vintage vehicles come into this category as do agricultural...