This is a great question and the answer would depend very much on the circumstances at the time. As you know, under the HVNL you are required to keep 28 days of diary entries in the vehicle with you at all times.
If you are a new driver and don’t have 28 days, then you need to keep as many diary pages as you have with you. More ………
Obviously now, these pages are now accessible to the authorities and they may choose to examine them.
However, if there has been an incident or accident and they feel it’s warranted, they can demand the record keeper provide all records for that driver under probable cause. In this case they will certainly arrive on the company’s doorstep
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