https://movingon.blog.gov.uk/2015/02/26/myth-of-the-moment/

Myth of the moment

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Myth - “My vehicle needs to be pulled over to find out if it’s overloaded"

Fact - Using weigh in motion technology, DVSA is able to identify overloaded vehicles without needing to pull them over at the roadside.

Download this guide which gives you advice on how to avoid overloading your vehicle. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hgv-overloading-the-basics