Drivers hours & working time directive

Module 1a – Drivers hours & working time directive

  • Outline of the EU regulations concerning drivers hours and where to find important information
  • Vehicles exempt from EU regulations (Derogations)
  • Operations exempt from EU regulations (Derogations)
  • Daily weekly and fortnightly driving limits
  • Breaks, rest and split daily rest
  • Reduced daily rest
  • Rules concerning multi-manning
  • Explanation and definition of travelling time
  • Record interruptions to rest during ferry/train journeys
  • How the regulations are enforced
  • Letters of attestation
  • Sanctions applied for infringements
  • Explanations of the graduated fixed penalty systems