Dear West Lothian Council,
Could you provide me your interpretation of "costs" section 19.3 of the single status agreement
19. REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENDITURE
19.3 Where a council requires an employee to possess a Heavy Goods Vehicle, Passenger Service Vehicle and/or other special driving licence, the council shall meet the costs.
Does the council meet the cost or reimburse for employees for :
Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC)
Tachograph card (driver smart card)
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Enquiry Subject: Reimbursement of Expenditure
Further to your recent request, please note below the response to the
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Qu. Does the council meet the cost or reimburse for employees for
Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) LGV medical Tachograph card
(driver smart card)
Ans. The council does cover the renewal costs for the above and also
facilitate in house training for Drivers on CPC. If a driver loses or
damages their Tacho card they have to replace it themselves.
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