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POLICE FORCES/ LOCAL AUTHORITIES Training workshops

POLICE FORCES/ LOCAL AUTHORITIES Training workshops

In 2013 when the new Act of Parliament came into force councils and Police were given training and guidelines in order to police this Act. Sadly the guidelines given appear to contradict the law, and the training opprtunities were never written down as a council...
How big are your Piles?

How big are your Piles?

HOW BIG ARE YOUR PILES???? Scrap metal sites and motor salvage operators are controlled by the Environment Agency Fire Prevention Planning as to how big your piles of scrap metal / ELV are. All too often we find on facebook proud owners claiming they have brought new...
Policing the policing authorities

Policing the policing authorities

The Scrap Metal Dealers Association motto is Protection Education Guidance and Support. ( PEGS) We try to offer our members free education whether they be new sites just setting up or collectors wanting to know where they stand, what rules they need to follow and what...
ATF Professional  CONFERENCE

ATF Professional CONFERENCE

There are many changes happening in the world of vehicle recycling and it is about to enter a new era. ATF Professional is aware of this and has organised a conference to look at the challenges and rewards that lie ahead.  The day is organised to look at safety, new...