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How to attach a vehicle recovery strap

How to attach a vehicle recovery strap

If you need to pull a vehicle out safely, you need to ensure that you’re using the right equipment. Injuries can occur if the vehicle is not secured properly when trying to recover it, especially if your vehicle recovery straps...

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HGV Drivers Hours Explained

HGV Drivers Hours Explained

Drivers of HGVs and trailers are required to adhere to regulations when it comes to working hours. A lot of long haul jobs can take many hours, a lot longer than a regular working day, and driving for long periods...

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Loading Safety Checks and Measures

Loading Safety Checks and Measures

When transporting loads, it’s vital that the appropriate checks and procedures are followed to ensure a safe journey. Loading and unloading cargo bring serious danger risks, whether it’s heavy objects falling onto people or cargo coming lose on the roads....

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2018 Xmas & New Year Opening Times and Delivery Schedule

2018 Xmas & New Year Opening Times and Delivery Schedule

Xmas & New Year Opening Times We are open Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm with the following exceptions over the Christmas & New Year holiday period: Monday 24th December - 9am to 1pm Tuesday 25th December (Xmas Day) - CLOSED Wednesday 26th...

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Updated: DVSA Load Securing Vehicle Operator Guide

Updated: DVSA Load Securing Vehicle Operator Guide

The Guidance on Load Securing has recently been updated by the DVSA (Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency, formally VOSA). This guide details useful information for hauliers and operators on how the DVSA and other regulators expect loads to be secured...

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New Website Launches

New Website Launches

Nationwide Trailer Parts Limited have launched a new website - www.ukratchetstraps.com, focussing primarily on Ratchet Straps, Webbing Products and related Load Restraint parts. Whilst we have sold ratchet straps and webbing products for the last nine years, we have seen...

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VOSA Guide to Load Securing

VOSA Guide to Load Securing

The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA - formerly VOSA) have a comprehensive online guide providing vehicle operators with guidance on load securing. It covers the basics, good practice and guidance on choosing most appropriate securing method. Key points from...

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