The law and legislation that governs the automotive industry, in particular the Motor Vehicle Repair (MVR) sector, changes and advances as quickly as the technology found on new cars today.
As the materials used in new car production get ever more 'space aged', making them safer, faster, more reliable and greener, it stands to reason that new tools, diagnostic equipment and repair processes emerge, allowing vehicle technicians and motor mechanics the opportunity to service such vehicles.
On top of this, you need to keep up with the changes to health and safety
and employment regulations
that have come into play as a direct result. These regulations apply to every motor vehicle repair business and you need to know that the information and advice you have been given is up to date and correct. In this Business Information Section you will only find links to the definitive Government resources on health and safety in motor vehicle repair
, employment law
, and the motor vehicle repair environmental regulations duty of care
Whether you are already fully compliant or have a bit of catching up to do, by following the links you can download information, perform self assessments and sign up to email alerts so that the newest piece of legislation gets delivered directly to your inbox, meaning you are always up to date.
The business information and advice contained within these pages is there to protect the motor vehicle repair businesses that must abide by it, their employees, customers and, of course, the environment.