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As a van driver, you need to stay within the weight limits when you're driving and not overload it.

DVSA

Driving a van: weight limits and loading

Good practice to follow when securing loads

DVSA

Load securing: good practice

Roles and responsibilities in the transport chain for securing loads.

DVSA

Load securing: roles and responsibilities

This guide provides operators from different sectors of industry with useful information on how DVSA and other regulators expect loads to be secured when in transit.

DVSA

Load securing: vehicle operator guidance

Poor load securing can lead to death or serious injury.

DVSA

Load security: consequences of poor load security

How the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency enforces the rules on securing loads.

DVSA

Load security: how DVSA enforces the rules

Webbing ratchet straps can be used to secure most types of loads, but it’s 5518 important to make sure that you use and store them properly.

Highways England

Ratchet straps: What you need to know

Unsafe loads on vehicles injure more than 1,200 people a year and cost UK businesses millions of pounds in damaged goods. Share this safety card with your drivers.

Highways England

Securing Loads on Flatbed Vehicles
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