If you use a Fleet Vehicle, Grey Fleet,or are self employed, how often do you do vehicle safety checks?
It is the responsibility of the driver to ensure the vehicle is fit and proper to be used on the roads and that it correctly loaded.
If you follow these checks daily then you will know your vehicle more, then when something is wrong it will be easy to spot and then can be corrected.
These basic checks daily will keep the vehicle in good working order, and you will not be accused of damage when it was not you. Plus ensure that you can complete your journey.