Driving

What are the big issues facing LCV drivers out on the roads? The Van Expert provides some fantastic driving advice.

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Worst motorway services in England revealed

A motorway service area overlooking the Severn Bridge has been ranked the least popular in England.
Illuminated taxi sign on a black cab

Taxi and minicab drivers to face tougher checks

All taxi and minicab drivers could have to pass enhanced criminal record checks under Government plans to protect vulnerable passengers.
Government launches consultation for A-road funding

The Christmas getaway rush has arrived

Every delivery driver in the country will probably already know this, but the worst hotspots for Christmas traffic jams have been identified.

Tips for off-road driving

Many pick-up owners may work their trucks hard in day-to-day business, but worry about actually taking them off-road. We've got some handy tips to help.

Van drives down dual carriageway with huge Christmas tree on its...

A "shocking" picture of a van carrying an enormous Christmas tree on its roof on a dual carriageway has prompted police to warn drivers ahead of the festive period.
London electric taxis and a Boris Bus Routemaster

Greener taxis help reduce driver pollution exposure

The type of vehicle a London cab driver chooses can drastically affect their exposure to pollution, a university survey has found.
Stressed LCV driver

Top tips for handling stress while driving

For professional drivers, the risks of having an accident due to stress are amplified due to the number of hours and miles they spend behind the wheel.
Ford Transit Custom van rental from Hertz

How to hire a van

If you’re moving house, have a DIY project, or have just bought an upright piano on Gumtree, chances are you’ll need to hire a van.
Motorway safety tips from The Van Expert

Motorway safety tips

Highways England has pledged to install additional emergency refuge areas at smart motorway locations where drivers are most likely to stop.
Ben and Mercedes-Benz have been research van driver mental health

Mental health of van drivers explored in new research

New research into the mental health of van drivers and operators has been commissioned by Mercedes-Benz Vans UK to mark Mental Health Awareness Week.
The London ULEZ may be coming in 2019, rather than 2020 as originally planned

London ULEZ – What will it mean for your business?

London's new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) could be introduced as early as 2019, which will affect the purchasing requirements of businesses right now.