Preventing lorries being used as weapons (‘VAWS’)

UICR Professional Driver Championship – 2020 Croatia

UICR PDWC 2020

Croatia has been chosen by the UICR to host the upcoming 2020 UICR Professional Driver Championship.

UICR General Assembly from 24/5-26/5 2019 in Zagreb, Croatia

UICR General Assembly meeting was held in May 2019 in Zagreb, Croatia

The UICR Country Nations gathered in Zagreb at the Hotel International Zagreb for the General Assemply meeting in May 2019.

The agenda was very full as lots of work needed to be done;

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4 International Day of the Professional Drivers

Ban for Truck drivers to sleep in the cabin only in place for the weekly rest period

Brussels. After long negotiations EU member states have agreed on Dezember 4, 2018 on new regulations for resttime for international truck drivers.

The ban for truck drivers on sleeping in the cabin decided by the EU transport ministers applies – unlike shortly before announced – only for the weekly resttime. “In order to ensure adequate working conditions for drivers, the weekly rest period must be spent outside the cabine,” reads the press release published Tuesday by the EU Council. For the rest of the nights the truck drivers are allowed to sleep in the cabin.

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EU Parking conference

ESPORG (European Secure Parking Organization) and its project partners are preparing to conclude a one-year long study aimed at defining common standards for safe and secure truck parking areas, to step up the development of this infrastructure across the EU. 

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FINAL CONFERENCE IN BRUSSELS

PROGRAMME FOR THE FINAL CONFERENCE ON 6 NOVEMBER 2018