FOI Request - Refuse Trucks Over Weight
1. The number of occasions of when refuse trucks have been overloaded in the last year - and by how much weight.
2. What is the limit in weight trucks are allowed to carry?
3. Has there been any disciplinary action taken when trucks have been overloaded?
I would like the information for the last year (Feb 2014 to Feb 2015).
2. This would depend on the type of vehicle (for example: Recycler – 5.2t, 26t Single compartment - 10.54t, 15t single compartment - 4.76t, 8 wheeled hooklift (Depends on body) - 18t).
3. Not Applicable.