Legal Requirements for Data Downloading

Regulation (EC) n° 561/2006 provides that transport undertakings shall ensure that all data are downloaded from the vehicle unit and driver card as regularly as is stipulated by Member States and that relevant data are downloaded more frequently so as to ensure that all data concerning activities undertaken by or for that undertaking are downloaded.

A transport undertaking shall ensure that all data are kept for at least 12 months and accessible from the premises of the undertakings.