30 Oca 2020Penalties Canceled due to Digital Tachograph Obligation
During the inspections carried out from the beginning of the year until January 9, many vehicles without digital tachographs were fined for traffic. In the last statement made by the Ministry of Internal Affairs, it was stated that the traffic fines imposed because of not using the digital tachograph will be canceled.
The obligation to use digital tachograph after the amendment made in the temporary article of law was postponed to 10.07.2020. After the investigation, the penalties imposed for using analogue or electronic tachographs between 01-09 January 2020 will be canceled.
15 Oca 2020Beware of Fake Cops!
On the German and French highways, there is a serious increase in denunciations regarding gangs that steal cargo by wearing police clothes. Gang members approaching by vehicles similar to a police car were reported in Lyon, France. In Germany, it is reported that criminals in police disguise have stolen drivers money. It was announced that the people who stopped the drivers on the A4 highway in Cologne and introduced themselves as police took their 2000 € cash money. Gang members have a fake police badge and a black car with a license plate starting with the letters AB.
In almost all reported cases, gang members wear black masks. Criminals approaching drivers in the parking lots and they ask them to get out of their car or follow them. It was also announced that the tents of the vehicles were torn, the seals were broken and pepper gas was used in theft.
Despite security measures in France and Germany, criminals still continue their activities. Things you should pay attention to; real policemen do not wear masks and they do not process drivers without showing their documents. Drivers who face otherwise attitude should call the police immediately. In addition, drivers are warned to request the name and surname of officer and the unit information they are in charge of.
Contact details for similar cases in Germany +49 221/2290
06 Oca 2020Azerbaijan and Georgia Standardized Transit Documents
According to the statement made by the General Directorate of Highway Regulation of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure: 2020 transitional documents to be used by turkish vehicles will be issued according to the following description;
1- 3000 standardized transit documents will be put into service for transit transports through Azerbaijan.
2- 5,000 standardized transit documents will be put into service for the transportation to Georgia and transportation from another country while passing transit from Georgia. You can use these 5000 uniform documents as the second document for the transports
We recommend that our colleagues take this information into account.