Use of cell phones and electronic devices: increased fines

Use of cell phones and electronic devices: increased fines

Cell phone ban: Guest author Christoph Becker explains the fines for the use of mobile phones and electronic devices behind the steering wheel. [...]

New regulations for winter tire requirement!

New regulations for winter tire requirement!

The winter tire requirement has been re-regulated. Guest author Christoph Becker informs. [...]

Rescue path – increased fines!

Rescue path – increased fines!

Rescue lanes can save lives. Therefore, the fines were drastically increased if ignored. Guest author Christoph Becker informs. [...]

Have a seat, men! Women in the logistics industry

Have a seat, men! Women in the logistics industry

Significantly fewer women work in the logistics industry than men. In most companies, the proportion of women is below the 40 percent mark. The female share in management circles is also negligible. The share here is less than ten percent. These are the results of a group survey among selected companies of the Bundesvereinigung Logistik. [...]

De-Minimis 2018: BAG promotes secure parking

De-Minimis 2018: BAG promotes secure parking

Too few parking spaces lead truck drivers to park in dark places. Monitored security parking lots are far too expensive for many. Therefore, the Federal Office for Goods Transport (Bundesamt für Güterverkehr/ BAG) wants to support the use. [...]

Come to visit the Zukunftskongress Nutzfahrzeuge 2017 in Berlin

Come to visit the Zukunftskongress Nutzfahrzeuge 2017 in Berlin

Under the motto “ Commercial vehicles - networked and efficient in the future”, commercial vehicle professionals will have the opportunity to learn about the latest trends and future technologies at the DEKRA-organized Zukunftskongress für kommerzielle Nutzfahrzeuge 2017 (Future Congress for Commercial Vehicles) on November 7 and 8, 2017. [...]

Caution on the Internet! Cybersecurity

Caution on the Internet! Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity: The latest hacker attack clearly shows that E-Crime is still underestimated. [...]

Free apps controversy

Free apps controversy

The digital association Bitkom has expressed skepticism about the current decisions of the EU Council of Ministers on the EU directive on the law of contract for digital content. This is intended to introduce a specific consumer right for digital goods such as apps, music, films or games, as well as online services provided at EU level. [...]