We offer a reliable, dependable and professional abnormal load escort service and Pilot Cars 24 Hour Service – nationwide throughout the UK utilising only the best and most experienced Ex Police Drivers many whom have been Motorway Police drivers and have had varied experience of abnormal loads on the motorway. We will carefully plan all the logistics for the route, liaise with Police for notifications and with Police Escorts if needed we can carry out all route surveys and route planning as well as notify all Police Area’s and other local authorities where necessary.
We can supply as many vehicles as required and with as many drivers as are needed to get the job done safely and with the minimum number of starts and stops, which will always ultimately save you money. We have a highly experienced team available 24 hours a day 7 days a week – we are experienced not just in Abnormal load escort vehicles and Pilot Cars but in the Heavy Haulage Industry too. When we put together the team that will take the stress out of self-escorting.
The highways agency says:,
Self escorting offers greater flexibility for scheduling moves and therefore should enable loads to travel at off-peak times when there is less traffic. This both reduces traffic disruption to other road users and improves journey times for the haulier.
Hauliers involved in the movement of abnormal loads have a responsibility to ensure that each movement is conducted in a controlled and safe manner. This shall equally apply if the load is being self-escorted. Some larger and heavier loads are required to have an attendant, as defined in the relevant legislation
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