DVLA shows video to get sick staff on road back to work

Phillips, Lucy
November 2008
People Management;11/13/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 23, p11
This article reports on the release of a video by the British Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency showing the working environment of general practitioners (GPs) in 2008. The agency has made the video showing the working environment of GPs as part of a drive to reduce long-term sickness absence among its staff. The video illustrates the different types of work that the agency's employees carry out and the back-to-work support mechanisms that are available to them.


Related Articles

  • GPs urged to report alcoholics who drive.  // Pulse;3/19/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p22 

    Reports on the encouragement for general practitioners to report to the British Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency any alcohol-dependent patient they suspect of continuing to drive.

  • 'Drug misuser' about to sit HGV driving test: 'If Paul fails to attend I'd have no choice but to contact the DVLA.' Wallace, Mark // Pulse;5/10/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 19, p42 

    Discusses general practitioner's approach to a drug misuse case in Great Britain. Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority's rule on drug misuse; Identification of mental and physical abuse of patient; Relations with patients.

  • DVLA gives out further advice on dealing with faulty cards. Walton, Christopher // Commercial Motor;4/12/2012, Vol. 217 Issue 5479, p7 

    The article reports on the further advice given by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) regarding the faulty tachograph cards issued to operators and drivers between March 24, 2007 to August 31, 2008.

  • All is VANITY. Aldersey-Williams, Hugh // New Statesman;07/31/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4396, p40 

    Presents information on the design of licence plates in Britain, with reference to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency. Description of European plates; Details on the British style of plates; Information on the agency; Citing of plates which the agency made.

  • SHAMED: UK regions with worst-kept cars.  // Auto Express;4/2/2014, Issue 1313, p14 

    This article reports on data from the British Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency about regions in Great Britain with poorly-maintained cars and mentions the reasons behind poor car maintenance by owners.

  • Digital tachos to stop early, warns DVLA.  // Motor Transport;3/14/2011, p7 

    The article reports that the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) in Great Britain has warned the owners of digital tachographs that the devices issued before August 26, 2006 will cease to work 24 hours before their date of expiry.

  • Government targets DVSA funding changes. Millett, Carol // Commercial Motor;11/19/2015, Vol. 224 Issue 5663, p4 

    The article reports on the plans of the British government to enforce changes on the way that the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) enforce and paid their activities.

  • Billboard Big Brother? Staley, Samuel R. // Reason;Jan2010, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p12 

    The article reports access to the database of the Great Britain Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency was sold out for commercial purposes.

  • Epilepsy and driving. Shorvon, Simon // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/8/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6984, p885 

    Editorial. Reports on the conditions that needs to be satisfied by epileptics when securing drivers' licenses in Great Britain. Eligibility for group 1 license; Stricter conditions applied to group 2 licenses; Medical department of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency as the department to...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics