Training Hints and Tips
Training & Safety Tips from members, companies and IVR - Institute of Vehicle Recovery
(Avro or others takes no responsibily for actions or liablity in this safety advice)
Tel Day: 01902 637448
Tel Day: 01788 537324
Fax: 01788 537324
Tel Day: 01902 795555
Tel Night: 07787 101880
Fax: 01902 427837
Tel Day: 01676 540636
Tel Night: 01676 540636
Mobile: 07989 543276
Fax: 01676 542867
Tel Day: 01926 429703/4
Tel Night: 01926 429703
Tel Day: 01902 310055
Tel Night: 01902 310055
Fax: 01902 310033
Tel Day: 0121 344 3334
Fax: 0121 344 4488
Tel Day: 0121 522 2076 / 5578434
Tel Night: 0121 522 2076 / 5578434
Mobile: 07876 190477 / 07710 042394
Fax: 0121 557 9661
Tel Day: 08700 707777
Tel Night: 08700 707777
Fax: 01562 733968
Tel Day: 0121 559 3619 / 0121 559 4490
Tel Night: 0121 559 3619
Mobile: 07715 084326 / 07715 084320
Fax: 0121 559 8156
Tel Day: 01544 327554
Tel Night: 01544 327554
Mobile: 07747 477057
Fax: 01544 327050
A company capable of recovering all cars and commercial vehicles, owning and operating one or more recovery vehicles with a GTM capacity to handle the maximum GVM.
A company capable of recovering commercial vehicles only up to the maximum permitted legal weights, owning and operating one or more recovery vehicles with a GTM capacity to handle the maximum GVM.
A company capable of recovering cars and commercial vehicles up to 32.5 tonnes GVM, owning and operating one or more recovery vehicles with a GTM capacity of 44 tonnes.
A company capable of recovering cars and commercial vehicles, owning and operating one or more vehicles with a GTM capacity equal to or greater than the combined weight of the recovery vehicle plus 17 tonnes.
A company owning and operating one or more recovery vehicles capable of recovering cars and light commercial vehicles up to 3.5 tonnes GVM with a GTM capacity to handle the maximum GVM.
A company capable of transporting only cars and light commercial vehicles up to 2.5 tonnes GVM and a maximum of 5 passengers. Transporter vehicles are required to comply if over 3.5 tonnes GVM, with the Department of Transport Plating and Testing Regulations and have a valid test certificate. All vehicles are required to comply with current legislation.
Category S1, S2, S3, S4, S5 etc
A satellite base of member.
A company Engaged in roadside assistance and operate vehicles that do not carry out recovery.
An individual that is or was involved in recovery (at the discretion of the council).
With the Exception of category A2 and F the requirements of each category include those covering a lower weight capability i.e. category C1 must cover the requirements of C2, D1 and D2.