Taking of daily rest periods by light vehicle drivers in France

The Commission is currently examining whether the new legal provisions introduced by France are compatible with the EU law: the ban on daily rest periods in light vehicles (up to 3.5 tonnes) for drivers engaged in international goods transport. The question on the legality of the French rules was posed by Member of the European Parliament Elżbieta Katarzyna Łukacijewska.

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