Backhouse Jones Launch New Health & Safety Product for the PCV Sector
When contemplating health & safety compliance, it is worth remembering that it is not just complacent, careless and unscrupulous businesses that find themselves on the wrong side of the law.
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Early Introduction of London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone Confirmed
London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be introduced on 8 April 2019 (17 months earlier than originally anticipated).
Bus operator is the first UK employer to be found guilty of failing to auto-enrol
A UK bus operator has admitted to deliberately avoiding setting up workplace pension schemes for 36 members of staff, despite them meeting the auto-enrolment criteria.
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Major Group Action Against Truck Manufacturers Likely to Exceed £1billion
Major group action against truck manufacturers likely to exceed £1billion in value as Road Haulage Association extends legal team.
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.
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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”.
Backhouse Jones is proud to announce that it has been placed in Band 1 again this year for the Transport Section (North West) in the Legal 500 Guide which has been released today.
Backhouse Jones is proud to announce that it is in a class of its own again this year for Transport: Road Regulatory law in the UK according to the Chambers and Partners professional Guide which has been released today.
Tesla’s new semi-truck – or, as we call them here, articulated lorry – is due to be unveiled at the end of October, according to Tesla CEO, Elon Musk.
The European Commission has fined Scania €880 million for its involvement in the EU Truck Cartel.
New changes to the drivers’ hours rules will mean that DVSA traffic examiners will be given the authority to issue immediate fines for drivers’ hours offences committed within the last 28 days.
The Eiffel Tower was a sweet sight for the Backhouse Jones’ team on the Transaid London to Paris Challenge which took place 22-24 September 2017.
Kim Briggs, mother of two and loved wife, died in February last year after suffering from fatal head injuries caused when a cyclist collided with her.
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The Government’s Verify identity assurance system is estimated to go live on Vehicle Operator Licensing by the end of this week.