This fully-updated edition is the ultimate companion for truck and coach drivers, listing all of the most popular truckers' haunts in the UK and Ireland. With easy-to-follow symbols, it gives a huge range of information about truckstops, service stations and lorry parks, from capy height and availability of showers to the types of fuel card accepted. There are also comprehensive sections on how to operate your vehicle, personal driver health and laws applicable to truckers, all presented with clear photographs and diagrams. A glossary of common trucking terms, a mini-dictionary in six languages and useful contact details completes this essential guide. New subjects include satellite navigation systems, the VBG multifunction coupling, the new driver CPC, licences and taking your LGV tests.
Lisa Melbourne passed her HGV 1 test at the age of 28 and has since driven almost every type of vehicle imaginable.