MOT fight

4-2-2 testing consultation set for March says government

Published:  03 January, 2008

THE INDUSTRY has not yet beaten the threat of 4-2-2 MOT testing, the chief executive of the Garage Equipment Association has warned.

/>In a bulletin to all GEA members, Dave Garratt warns that although Ruth Kelly’s decision to redraft the consultation paper on changes to the MOT testing regime has weakened the threat – it has not defeated it complet

/>“I believe it would be too easy to become complacent and think we have beaten it,” wrote Dave. “The truth is we haven’t, not yet.

/>Dave’s comments follow a meeting at the Department for Transport last month. Members of the garage industry at the trade liaison meeting were told the MOT consultation document had been re-worked and would now go to public consultation toward the end of Ma

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