Roadside inspections

Roadside checks in Sweden. Ban to take a regular weekly rest in the cabin of the vehicle

Roadside checks in Sweden. Ban to take a regular weekly rest in the cabin of the vehicle

As an employer of the transport company, your driver has been stopped and checked in Sweden for regular weekly rest time?  The Swedish authority doesn’t accept the proofs of taking weekly rest time in a private home. The transport company was fined for not compliance with the Article 8. 8 of the Regulation EC 561/…

Obligation to keep A1 form in the vehicle

Obligation to keep A1 form in the vehicle

Obligation to keep A1 form in the vehicle Are drivers obliged to keep A1 forms in the cabin of their vehicles while carrying out international transport operations? This question has been asked repetitively, especially by transport operators who send their drivers to France and Austria, but checks are also carried out in Germany and Italy….

Missing record sheets = One single penalty

Missing record sheets = One single penalty

Application of the Regulation (EU) No 165/2014 on tachographs in road transport sector As a general rule, transport operators are subject to obligation to produce the record sheets relating to the period covering the current day and the previous 28 days as provided in Article 36 of the Regulation (EU) No. 165/2014.   In accordance…

Road checks related to rest time in France

Road checks related to rest time in France

Road checks related to rest time in France Does your, as an employer of the transport company, driver have ever been stopped and checked in France for regular weekly rest time?  And you have paid at least 750 euros as a “consignation “in France? By judgment of May 19, 2022, the French Police Court of…

18 EU Member States in ELA inspections

18 EU Member States in ELA inspections

More than half of the EU Member States have participated in ELA inspections ELA announced that last week they coordinated several joint inspections in road transport with participation of authorities from EU Member States. In general, more than half of the EU Member States, 18 EU Member States already participated in these joint inspections with…

Joint inspections organized by ELA

Joint inspections organized by ELA

Joint inspections organized by ELA How are the new rules on the posting of drivers are checked actually on the road? Are you in compliance with the Mobility Package and the lex specialis concerning the posting of drivers? Move Expert receives a large number of calls and requests, as was the case for example from Romanian…

Control of bilateral operations

Control of bilateral operations

How bilateral operations are controlled on the road? Do you know how to answer authorities’ requirements? New rules for the posting of drivers in the road transport sector, distinguishes between types of transport operations to which rules on posting should apply and those to which posting rules should not apply. More specifically, the drivers shall…

Roadside check in France

Roadside check in France

Road Checks in France are still carried out under the old rules. From February 2nd 2022 the European Commission provided EU transport companies with a new portal where all European transport operators that operate cross-trade and cabotage are required to register their drivers in this European platform IMI before the transport operation starts. This obligation…

Rest time outside the cabine

Rest time outside the cabine

Rest time in the cabin: What documents should a driver present during roadside checks Commission’s recommendation + tips for controls What about the applicable legislation – a short reminder? In accordance with the Article 8 (8) of Regulation (EC) No 561/2006 clarifying that regular weekly rests of at least 45 hours must be taken in…