TITLE

STOPPING POWER

AUTHOR(S)
Craik, David
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Motor Transport;5/20/2004, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the enforcement of the Power to Stop scheme which allows inspectors to apprehend trucks without the presence of police officers, developed by the Vehicle Operator and Services Agency (VOSA) at the Sawtrey weighbridge site in Lincolnshire, England. Violations of the vehicles that were seized by vehicle traffic examiners; Difference between the driving tactics of the police and VOSA; Factors that prohibit inspectors to pursue overloaded vehicles.
ACCESSION #
14098915

 

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