FTA debuts instructional trailer towing DVD

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2009

A two-disc instructional DVD to help light commercial operators and their drivers stay the right side of the towing law has been launched by the Freight Transport Association.


Towing Trailers with Vans and Light Goods Vehicles covers all aspects of coupling up and driving vehicle and trailer combinations. Among the topics addressed are speed limits and reversing. The second DVD contains notes for managers plus test papers covering driver and operator licensing and the Drivers Hours rules.

The two-disc package costs £15 if you are an FTA member rising to £20 if you aren’t, with discounts for multiple orders. It’s available from Shopfta on 08717 11 11 11 and can be ordered by e-mail or online

The new package is the third in a series designed to appeal to light commercial operators. It was preceded by Routine checks for vans and light goods vehicles and Safe loading of vans and light goods vehicles.


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