Guide to Vehicle Weighing
Even if you don’t require the above licence, you must still comply with the law. Overloading a vehicle can also make you fall foul of Health & Safety legislation, Duty of Care, and even (in extreme cases) Corporate Manslaughter.
As such, you have a duty of care to yourself, your employees and the general public to ensure that your vehicle (and those of the people who work for you) are safe and used in a legally compliant fashion. Overloading is an absolute offence – there are no excuses!