One minute lessons. Lesson 12
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Driver? Owner? Whether the 561/2006/EC is the only relating regulation?
There are several. Have you ever heard stories like “you can work 6 hours and then you have to take 30 minutes break at least” or “if you work at night then your work time has to be no longer than 10 hours.” Where are these phrases coming from?
Road Transport working Time directive
The Road Transport working Time directive is the law which lays down the basic standards for how working time in the road transport sector is organised in EU countries. The directive applies to all bus and truck drivers and other mobile workers who use tachographs for recording driving times, breaks and rest periods.
In the next lessons, I’m going to introduce this law for you. Step by step.
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