Towing Safely: Best Practices

Before you tow any vehicle, whether it be a large caravan, trailer or horsebox there are many things that you should do to ensure that both you, your passengers and any pedestrians remain safe. Towing is the process of attaching one particular vehicle to another and transporting it to a new location. Those that tow

Driving Trailers at Christmas

Driving a trailer at the best of times can become challenging, however, doing so in slippery conditions can make that skill even more challenging. We discuss how you should be driving trailers at Christmas and offer a couple of useful tips. When you are driving your trailer, it is worth considering how your driving impacts

Licence for towing a caravan

Towing a caravan- as fun as it is- cannot be done Scot-free, you will need a licence for towing a caravan, and there are a few guidelines you must follow to finally make use of your caravan and take a nice trip to Oxford or Watford. Why do you need a licence? Well without a

Driving a car with a trailer

There are certain factors that prevent us from driving a car with a trailer, certain factors and how to overcome them will be thoroughly discussed in this article, to give you the know how if or when you want to drive a car with a trailer. Things to put into consideration There are many complexities

How to load a horse into a trailer

Loading a horse into a trailer can be a tricky and time consuming task as even the most reliable of steeds can and will have an off day. When loading any trailer there are rules and guidelines to follow to ensure that it is well balanced and not going to have an excessive effect on

Ambulance drivers receive extra training

Having a role in driver training means that I always feel defensive when I hear or read stories like this, “Ambulance staff given driving refreshers as crashes cost NHS £40k a year“. I have worked with many student and fully trained paramedics over the years and can say without question that the level of driver