Public service vehicle (PSV): driver's daily walkaround check

The daily checks public service vehicle (PSV) drivers must carry out to make sure their vehicles are safe to drive.


PSV driver's daily walkaround check

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You must carry out a daily walkaround check to see if your PSV is safe to drive, and record the results of the check.

You must carry out at least one walkaround check of the whole vehicle every 24 hours, usually before you drive it.

Daily walkaround checks are part of having an effective vehicle maintenance system.

Published 9 July 2013
Last updated 23 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated the public service vehicle (PSV) walkaround diagram.

  2. First published.