Vehicle Weights and Dimensions

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A speed limiter is fitted to a bus. Where must the speed-limiter setting be displayed? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
As a guide, how many passengers equal 1 tonne? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
At this roundabout, you want to take the fourth exit. What limit is in force on this road? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
By approximately how much would 15 passengers increase the weight of your vehicle? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
By how much can your stopping distance increase in icy weather? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
How do speed limiters normally work? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
How far can a load overhang at the rear before you must use projection marker boards? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
How should you secure an ISO steel cargo container onto your vehicle or trailer? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
How wide can a load be before you must use side markers? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
How would you know that a weight-limit sign doesn’t apply to the bus you’re driving? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
In England and Wales, what’s the national speed limit on a single carriageway road for a rigid lorry with a maximum authorised mass of more than 7.5 tonnes? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
In which of these places might there be a restriction on vehicles over a certain length? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
The front of your bus overhangs well past the front wheels. Why should you allow for this when cornering? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
The height of your vehicle is 4.2 metres (14 feet). What should you do as you approach this bridge? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Triangular projection markers are required when your load is wider than 2.9 metres (9 feet 5 inches). What colour are these markers? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Unless otherwise shown, what’s the minimum headroom under bridges in the UK? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What category of licence is required to drive an articulated bus? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What colour are the markings on the rear of lorries over 7.5 tonnes maximum authorised mass? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What do bells hanging across the road warn drivers of? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What does a D1 category licence allow you to drive? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What does the term ‘maximum authorised mass’ (MAM) mean? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What does this motorway sign mean? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What does this road sign mean? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
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What does this sign warn of? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What does this temporary sign mean for drivers of vehicles over 7.5 tonnes maximum authorised mass? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What effect could a load of hanging meat carcasses cause when you drive around corners or bends? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What should be fitted to a lorry with a maximum authorised mass of more than 7500 kg? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What should be your main concern as you approach this sign? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What should you check when you’ve just overtaken a motorcyclist on a motorway? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What should you consider when planning a route for your journey? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What type of fastening or restraint should you use when carrying a load of steel? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What type of road surface will increase your stopping distance by up to ten times? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What warning does the driver of a petrol tanker have that ‘rear wheel lift’ is about to become ‘roll-over’? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What’s a vehicle’s turning circle? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What’s the maximum speed allowed for a vehicle towing a trailer on a motorway? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What’s the minimum height of an unmarked bridge? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What’s the national speed limit for buses and coaches on a dual carriageway? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
What’s the speed limit on a dual carriageway when you’re carrying a load that’s 4.5 metres (14 feet 9 inches) wide? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
When must you notify telephone companies that you’re moving a high load? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
When must you take extra care if you’re driving a vehicle more than 3.0 metres (10 feet) high? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
When should you allow for the effects of a speed limiter? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
When should you consider the effect a speed limiter will have on your vehicle? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
When this vehicle transporter turns, how will the overhanging top deck move? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
When would the driver of a car transporter need to be most aware of the front overhang of the trailer? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Where are you most likely to ground a low loader? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Where can a driver find their vehicle’s unladen weight recorded? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Where can the axle weight limits be found? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Where can you park large vehicles at night without needing to use parking lights? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Where must the repair of a speed limiter be carried out? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Which axle configuration is most effective at preventing petrol tankers from rolling over? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Who must you tell when your vehicle collides with a bridge? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Why do many drivers park at overnight stops with their rear doors close to another lorry? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a bus on a local service. When can you use this lane? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a large vehicle in a straight line. When is it most stable? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a large vehicle on a narrow road with passing places. What will you need to be most aware of? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a long vehicle on a two-lane road. What should you do if you want to turn left into a narrow side road? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a long vehicle. What should you do when you want to turn right at a painted mini-roundabout? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a lorry carrying a load that’s 4.5 metres (14 feet 9 inches) wide. What’s the maximum speed you’re allowed to drive on a motorway? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a lorry with a maximum authorised mass of more than 7.5 tonnes along a three-lane motorway. When may you use the right-hand lane? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a lorry with a maximum authorised mass of more than 7.5 tonnes. What’s the national speed limit for your vehicle on a dual carriageway in England and Wales? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a low loader and you see this sign. What’s your main concern at this hazard? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving a vehicle that’s over 17 metres (55 feet) long. What should you do at a level crossing? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving an articulated lorry on a narrow road. There’s a left-hand bend ahead. Why may you need to move out before driving around the bend? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re driving on a motorway and you see this sign. What does it mean? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re scheduled to make a delivery. You arrive at your destination during the morning rush hour. The road is edged with double red lines. What do they mean? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
You’re the driver of an articulated car transporter. How will the overhanging top deck move as you turn corners? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Your bus has a speed limiter fitted. What other related item must it have? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Your vehicle has collided with a railway bridge. What information must you give the railway authority when you telephone them? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions
Your vehicle is more than 3 metres (9 feet 10 inches) high. Where is this information displayed? Vehicle Weights and Dimensions