According to section 36 BGV D29 is also the drivers in the obligation taken, perform certain checks on the vehicle. Before the ride begins, you must ensure the functioning of controls and safety devices. A constant monitoring of the vehicle for visible defects must occur during the work shift. A message of all observed damage is carried out immediately. One diagnosed the drivers He may not use danger to operational safety, vehicle.
The driver checks usually include: general freedom of damage and cleanliness presence of operating instructions and statements warning triangle, first aid kit, vest presence of necessary accessories, such as wheel chocks visible damage of tires; sufficient tread depth of the wheels functioning of lighting facilities functioning of the brake testing of motor and drive on sufficient fuel, oil, coolant and anti-freeze winter cab, cargo, rearview mirror (undamaged), safety belts, discs and field of vision, readability of the registration plate correct load securing functional coupling at trailer / out operation in winter also: tools for cleaning frozen slices, if necessary snow chains marking of vehicles each vehicle must be provided clearly visible with certain information. This is done most effectively with a nameplate which permanently and clearly that must contain the following information: Manufacturer or supplier vehicle type serial number, vehicle identification number, or VIN GVW permissible axle loads (except for motorcycles and caterpillars) mechanically driven vehicles with trailer coupling must be fitted with the permissible towed weight permanently and clearly visible. Moreover the unladen weight and year must be marked on vehicles not subject to authorisation. Still permitted lifting loads in the form of a factory tag must be attached to skip loaders, tow trucks with lifting arm, weaning garage transport vehicles and height-adjustable shelves. The results of the expert examination shall be documented in writing and all record must be maintained at least until the next check.
The transcript of the test findings in a book, a test file or a test report are particularly suitable. The Auditor and the company must confirm their knowledge with a signature of the test documentation. This includes the scope of the audit, information about pending tests and the test date and the name of the auditor. Also detected shortcomings are documented and assessed on a reservations-free operation. As proof of verification to confirm inspection stickers, completed checks, invoices with a reference to the accident prevention regulations make workshop vehicles”BGV D29 out. This is just a way to confirm a successful review. For the detection of a test carried out, the use of inspection stickers has proved in practice. After a successfully completed testing of any safety deficiencies have been identified, can the corresponding test badge tested according to BGV D29 “be attached. The badge also defines the latest date of next inspection. The application of the Test badge should be as far as possible outside the vehicle. It is important that the plaque is affixed prominently and durable. A flag in the outdoor area is not possible, the inspection stickers in the area of the factory tag can be attached. The inspection plate tested according to BGV D29 “may be not confused with the TuV label and thus attached the registration number under any circumstances. The inspection plate tested according to BGV D29 “with the additional note on the next test date you will receive in our Onlineshop brewes.