Award Winning Trailers
HUDSON TRAILERS were first manufactured in 1987 and the business was bought by James George Ltd in 1999. Building from the original range of six trailers, the company now offers over forty different variations and has gained many prestigious awards for innovation at the Royal Ulster Agricultural Show and the Royal Highland Show.
Are You Up to Speed with the Latest Legislation Now in Force for Trailed Equipment?
When did you last get your trailer or tanker brake tested? If you can’t remember, you are not alone because currently we have an industry wide epidemic of ‘under braked’ trailed equipment in use.
New legislation is now in place as from March 2015. Under this new legislation, the maximum combination weight limit for tractors and trailers has been increased from 24.39 to 31 tonnes and from 20 to 25 MPH for conventional tractors representing a 27% increase in your gross vehicle trail weight, the crucial question is – are your brakes up to speed?
You can make sure your tractor and trailed equipment meet the correct criteria for the new legislation by reading ‘Look Behind You’ prepared by the Agricultural Engineers Association. Simply click on the image to find out more.