Su, Are You?
They are pivotal to the mechanics. Ever present and yet unnoticed. Suzie Lines. There is, however, a mystery to these heroic wires...
Insured or not insured? That is the question!
Your vehicle is hit by a third-party vehicle, which does not stop. By chance you have CCTV which identifies the registration of the offending vehicle. The police cannot identify the driver, it could be any one of several people and no one is owning up.
“Health & Safety – do it or get sued!"
The commercial vehicle industry is one of relatively high risk. Large, metal machines towering over their operators; heavy loads of hazardous waste and other articles; and long days of hard driving; means there are several dangers prevalent.
London Direct Vision Standard: Consultation Closes and Further Information Emerges
Under the DVS proposals only HGVs rated three star and above would be allowed into London from 2024 and zero star rated HGVs would be banned from or restricted on London’s roads by 2020.
RHA Launches Funded Legal Action Against The Truck Cartel
The Road Haulage Association is now giving UK haulage and logistics firms (whether or not they are RHA members) the chance to sign up to its legal action for compensation against truck manufacturers found guilty of illegal price fixing.
BACKup your knowledge
"Pay per person" regulatory compliance training geared towards Transport Managers and operational teams.
With a heritage stretching back to 1819 Backhouse Jones is the leading firm of solicitors which, since the introduction of the first transport act in 1930, has built an unrivalled reputation representing the transport industry.
PROFESSIONAL LAW EXPERTS
The 2017 Independent Chambers Guide describes the company as “fully focused on representing clients from the passenger transport industries, covering the full range of legal needs” and “the premier firm dealing with road transport regulatory work with far and away the biggest market share of any firm in this field”.
The government is proposing tougher punishment for dangerous drivers despite greater efforts to improve the investigation into and prosecution of serious driving offences.
Get upto date with DVSA’s New Vehicle Operator Licensing System
Government announces tough new penalties for using mobile phones behind the wheel.
It’s an easy trap to fall into: wearing that FORS badge with pride. However, operators with this mind set are playing a dangerous game.
Driver Tomasz Kroker has been jailed for 10 years following a horrific collision on the A34 in Berkshire on 10 August 2016 which led to the tragic deaths of a mother and three children.
A recent report from the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman has found “major failings” from the DVLA
Do you know the fundamental distinction between warranties and representations?
Existing TCs redeployed following appointment of Nick Jones as the first, full time Traffic Commissioner for Wales