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DVSA Commercial vehicle safety inspections and Maintenance

Ensuring Safety and Compliance on the Road

Why you should use Heysham Trucks for your HGV Inspections

Here at Heysham Trucks Ltd, we are your trusted partner in keeping your Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) roadworthy and compliant. At Heysham Trucks, we understand the importance of safety and compliance when it comes to operating HGVs. That’s why we offer comprehensive Ministry inspections to ensure that your fleet is always in top condition. Our professional garage features four bays, including both pitted and standing HGV bays, to accommodate all your inspection schedule requirements

Why Ministry Inspections Matter

Ministry inspections are a vital aspect of HGV maintenance and safety. They help ensure that your vehicles meet the necessary standards set by the Ministry of Transport, keeping your drivers safe and your operations running smoothly. Our inspections are thorough and cover all key components of your HGVs, including brakes, tires, lights, and more.

Our Experienced Inspectors

Heysham Trucks Ltd takes pride in its team of experienced and certified inspectors. Our professionals have an in-depth understanding of HGV regulations and the latest industry standards. They use cutting-edge tools and techniques to identify any potential issues in your vehicles, guaranteeing that they are in full compliance with Ministry requirements.

The Inspection Process

Our Ministry inspections are designed to be efficient and comprehensive. Here’s an overview of our process:

    1. Visual Inspection: We start with a visual examination of your HGV, looking for any visible signs of wear and tear or damage.
    2. Functional Checks: Our inspectors meticulously check the functionality of critical components such as brakes, lights, steering, suspension, and exhaust systems.
    3. Documentation Review: We ensure that all the necessary paperwork, including vehicle logs, maintenance records, and certificates, are in order.
    4. Safety Checks: Safety is paramount. We verify that your HGVs are equipped with all mandatory safety features. We have Sherpa brake testing rollers installed, Sherpa brake testing rollers are invaluable tools for ensuring the safety and compliance of heavy-duty vehicles by thoroughly evaluating the performance of their braking systems 
    5. Emissions Testing: Heysham Trucks Ltd is committed to environmental responsibility. We perform emissions tests to ensure that your vehicles meet emissions standards.
    6. Consultation: After the inspection, we provide you with a detailed report on the status of your HGV and discuss any necessary repairs or maintenance.

Benefits of Choosing Heysham Trucks Ltd

By entrusting your HGV Ministry inspections to Heysham Trucks Ltd, you can enjoy the following benefits:

    • Peace of Mind: You’ll have the assurance that your fleet is always in compliance with Ministry regulations.
    • Road Safety: Our inspections enhance the safety of your drivers and other road users.
    • Minimized Downtime: Identifying issues early prevents unexpected breakdowns, reducing downtime and costly repairs.
    • Environmental Responsibility: Our emissions testing supports your commitment to reducing your environmental footprint.
    • Expert Guidance: Our experienced inspectors are always available to provide expert advice and guidance on maintaining your HGVs.

Contact Heysham Trucks today

Don’t wait until you face costly fines or accidents due to non-compliance. Contact Heysham Trucks Ltd today to schedule your HGV Ministry inspections. We are committed to keeping your vehicles safe, compliant, and ready to hit the road.

Address: Unit 1, Westgate Business Park, Westgate, Morecambe, LA3 3DD
Phone: 01524 858 288
Email: info @ heyshamtrucks.com (if copying remove space around the @ symbol)
Website: https://heyshamtrucks.com

At Heysham Trucks Ltd, we take pride in ensuring that your HGVs meet Ministry standards. Safety, compliance, and reliability are our top priorities. Trust us to keep your fleet in excellent condition, so you can focus on what matters most – your business and your drivers’ safety. Contact us today to schedule your Ministry inspections and experience the Heysham Trucks difference.

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Heysham Trucks can help with most aspects of Commerical vehicles, recovery, repair and even hire. Give us a call today to find out how we can help you.


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