The Official DVSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles (11th edition)

TSO (Verlag)
  • 1. Auflage
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  • erschienen am 13. Juni 2016
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  • 384 Seiten
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978-0-11-553473-7 (ISBN)

Whether you're a learner, an experienced LGV driver or an instructor, this book has something for you. It's packed full of expert advice designed to improve your skills and keep everyone safe on today's increasingly crowded roads.

This new edition contains sections on Driver CPC and the national standard for driving lorries, as well as essential guidance on practical driving skills and the latest regulations.

Stressing safety, competence and professionalism, it covers

. the practical driving test, with a detailed explanation of the skills you'll need to show

. attitude and driving techniques for different vehicles and conditions

. EU and UK legal requirements, working time and tachograph regulations

. working for a freight transport organisation

. different types of load and how to secure them

. accidents, health-and-safety issues and manual handling techniques

. vehicle security and international travel

  • Englisch
  • London
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  • Großbritannien
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  • 15,56 MB
978-0-11-553473-7 (9780115534737)
0115534733 (0115534733)
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The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is an executive agency of the Department for Transport. We improve road safety in Great Britain by setting standards for driving and motorcycling, and making sure drivers, vehicle operators and MOT garages understand and follow roadworthiness standards. We also provide a range of licensing, testing, education and enforcement services.
  • Intro
  • Copyright Page
  • Acknowledgements
  • Find us online
  • Contents
  • A message from the Chief Driving Examiner
  • Section one | Getting started
  • Your instructor and your licence
  • The theory and practical tests
  • Medical requirements
  • Professional standards
  • Driver Certificate of Professional Competence
  • Responsibility and attitude
  • Work organisation
  • Manual handling techniques
  • Diet and driving ability
  • Section two | Understanding large goods vehicles
  • Understanding LGVs
  • Forces affecting your vehicle
  • Vehicle characteristics
  • Vehicle limits
  • Vehicle systems and maintenance
  • Loads and load restraint
  • Section three | Limits and regulations
  • Environmental impact
  • Drivers' hours and records
  • Operator licensing and the driver's responsibilities
  • Driving in Europe
  • Your health and conduct
  • Your vehicle
  • Your driving
  • Section four | Driver skills
  • Professional driving
  • Driving at night
  • Motorway driving
  • All-weather driving
  • Avoiding and dealing with congestion
  • Helping the environment
  • Road traffic incidents
  • First aid
  • Breakdowns
  • Section five | Preparing for the driving test
  • The theory test
  • The practical driving test
  • How to apply for your test
  • Before your practical test
  • Legal requirements
  • At the test centre
  • The national standard for driving lorries
  • Section six | The LGV driving test
  • Safety-check questions
  • The reversing exercise
  • The braking exercise
  • The vehicle controls
  • Moving off
  • Using the mirrors
  • Giving signals
  • Traffic signs and signals
  • Awareness and anticipation
  • Making progress and controlling your speed
  • Separation distance
  • Positioning and lane discipline
  • Junctions
  • Roundabouts
  • Overtaking
  • Meeting and passing other vehicles
  • Crossing the path of other vehicles
  • Pedestrian crossings
  • Selecting a safe place to stop
  • Uncoupling and recoupling
  • Your test result
  • Section seven | Additional information
  • Disqualified drivers
  • Traffic commissioners and traffic area offices
  • Other useful addresses
  • Goods-vehicle licence categories
  • Minimum test vehicle requirements
  • Cone positions
  • Glossary
  • Hazard labels
  • Tying a dolly knot

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