Conspicuity tape regulations

Posted in Industry News, Safety

Mandatory conspicuity marking legislation detailed in the UK Road Vehicles Lighting Regulations apples to the following classes.

  • Goods vehicles with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 7,500kg first used on or after 10 July 2011
  • Trailers with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 3,500kg manufactured on or after 10 July 2011

Text courtesy of FTA compliance guide
Paul Garroways new Volvo sporting the Autosmart livery and the ECE104 compliant conspicuity tape.

Further details can be obtained from the FTA compliance guide


 Drumack Coachworks – Commercial vehicle body builder – Northern Ireland


New Man at Disk Shred

Posted in GRP box van, Man

Disk shred’s new body built on a new Man TGM15.250


For more information and pictures click on Drumack body-building

Tail lift – MBB Palfinger 1500KL cantilever lift 1.5 tonne

Purpose built body with fully insulated roof

Strengthened cross-members to support shredder

Conspicuity  markings – ECE104

Customised work area including tool storage

Disk Shred operate a data destruction service whereby they come on-site and shred hard drives, compact discs, pen drives and other storage devices.

“The DiskShred fleet has evolved to match the changing requirements from our customers. Our latest truck provides shredding throughputs three times faster than the industry average for on-site hard drive destruction.”

courtesy of DiskShred


 Drumack Coachworks – Commercial Vehicle Bodybuilder UK