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Lowe's Transport Manager's and Operator's Handbook 2017

Lowe's Transport Manager's and Operator's Handbook 2017

David Lowe, Clive Pidgeon

£59.99

The most comprehensive guide available to the operational rules and guidelines governing the UK's road transport operators.

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About the book

Now in its 47th edition, Lowe's Transport Manager's & Operator's Handbook is the most comprehensive guide available to the operational rules and guidelines governing the UK's road transport operators. This best-selling handbook provides an essential reference to factors that are of utmost importance in today's road transport industry. It includes details on professional competence, working times and driving hours rules, speed cameras and penalties, the international road haulage market and drugs testing for drivers.

Lowe's Transport Manager's & Operator's Handbook is the essential reference source for any transport manager, fleet operator, owner-driver haulier or student with an involvement in the industry.

The 47th edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect the latest developments in the industry.


Table Of Contents

    • Chapter - 25: Quality Assessment and Accreditation
    • Chapter - 26: Entry to the International Road Haulage Market
    • Chapter - 27: Unit Loads and Loading Units
    • Chapter - 24: Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)
    • Chapter - 23: Safety
    • Chapter - 22: Fuel Economy Aids
    • Chapter - 21: Insurance
    • Chapter - 20: UK Carriage by Road Regulations
    • Chapter - 19: Special Types Vehicles
    • Chapter - 18: Carriage of Livestock
    • Chapter - 17: The Safety of Loads on Vehicles
    • Chapter - 16: Maintenance Advice
    • Chapter - 15: Light Vehicle (MoT) Testing
    • Chapter - 14: Goods Vehicle Plating, Annual Testing and Vehicle Inspections
    • Chapter - 13: Vehicle Lighting and Marking
    • Chapter - 12: Construction and Use of Vehicles
    • Chapter - 11: Goods Vehicle Dimensions and Weights
    • Chapter - 10: Road Traffic Law
    • Chapter - 09: Insurance (Vehicles and Goods in Transit) and Conditions of Carriage
    • Chapter - 08: Vehicle Registration, HGV Road User Levy, Excise Duty and Trade Licences
    • Chapter - 07: Driver Testing and Training
    • Chapter - 06: Driver Licensing and Licence Penalties
    • Chapter - 05: Tachographs – Fitment and Use Requirements
    • Chapter - 04: Goods Vehicle Drivers’ Records
    • Chapter - 03: Goods Vehicle Drivers’ Hours and Working Time
    • Chapter - 02: Professional Competence
    • Chapter - 01: Goods Vehicle Operator Licensing



Reviews

How many books are boasting the publication of the 46th edition? If Transport Managers and Operators purchase only one book this year, then it will probably be Lowe's Transport Manager's and Operator's Handbook 2016. The Handbook reflects current practice and legislation and is THE essential reference source for Transport Managers and Operators alike.
Dorothea Carvalho, Director of Professional Development, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT)


Book Details

  • EAN: 9780749478926
  • Edition: 47
  • Published: 3rd February 2017
  • Paperback
  • Dimensions: 238x172
  • 760 pages

About the Author

David Lowe has been involved in the road haulage industry for many years, and is an experienced consultant and freelance writer. His many books on transport include The Professional LGV Driver's Handbook and The Pocket Guide to LGV Drivers' Hours and Tachograph Law.

Clive Pidgeon is Examination Database Manager for CILT Level 5 qualifications, CILT Distance Learning Advisor, an examiner and verifier for CILT and author of various CILT text books and training material.


David Lowe


Clive Pidgeon