Haulier fined for offences

A Scarva HGV operator has been fined a total of £550 for a number of tachograph and roadworthiness offences.

Tuesday, 16th August 2016, 5:06 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th August 2016, 6:10 pm

The case against Donnelly Transport of Lisraw Road was heard at Armagh Magistrates’ Court on Monday, August 15.

The company contested the matter but were found guilty. They were fined £250 for failing to download from a tachograph vehicle unit within the required 90 day timeframe; £100 for not having a valid roadworthiness certificate on their trailer and £200 for failing to make regular checks on drivers’ hours records.

The haulier’s vehicles were stopped and inspected by DVA enforcement officers on September 20 and 25 last year.