Under International regulations, passengers, including lorry drivers are prohibited from staying on the vehicle decks when at sea.
The Department for Transport has recently announced it intends to consult on legislation to make it illegal for certain vehicles to run with a tyre aged 10 years or over
As of 8 April 2019, London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone has now been introduced in London
A quick reminder that for some operators, you must arrange to have an annual test carried out on your vehicles if you have not done this yet. They need to pass the test before the next vehicle tax renewal is due.
You may find issues in booking your vehicles in for Tachograph Calibration at certain centres following the issue of a…
The Department of Transport recently announced it would be replicating or adopting the recent vehicle safety rules provisionally agreed by the European Union
Backhouse Jones’ Steven Meyerhoff says the RHA’s proposed collective claim for compensation over price-fixing by a cartel of truck manufacturers is well placed to get the green light to proceed from the Competition Appeal Tribunal
Currently, the word ‘Brexit’ said in the majority of situations brings about an orchestra of groans and sighs. Large proportions of the public are fatigued by the discussion and have had their minds run ragged by the uncertainty surrounding the concept. Nevertheless, it is something to be addressed, as the deadline of 29 March 2019 looms.
The legal press has identified the RHA’s collective action against the truck cartel as one of the top 20 cases to watch in 2019.
The 2019 financial standing levels for standard operator licence holders and applicants have been confirmed.