Badly loaded vehicles are unsafe and uneconomical, with millions lost in revenue each year due to commercial operators overloading their vehicles. According to VOSA, when a commercial vehicle is pulled over suspected of being overloaded, 93% of vans are in fact found to be overloaded, which seriously affects the efficiency of the vehicle, not to mention increases the likelihood of a fixed penalty fine or court action.
PM Onboard, a brand of Vishay Precision Group (VPG), are the longest established UK manufacturer of vehicle weighing systems, trading for nearly 30 years. Richard Collins, Sales & Marketing Director at PM Onboard explains how their systems optimise fleet vehicle efficiency: “TruckWeigh has been developed by PM Onboard who have an international reputation as the leaders in on-board weighing and overload protection systems. Our TruckWeigh and VanWeigh® system is patented protected and can be retro-fitted to any size and configuration of commercial vehicle with steel or air suspension, or a combination of both. …Read More