logo

Blog

Hear the latest industry news

June 2020 Latest Transport Updates

Traffic commissioners to resume in-person hearings On 17 June 2020, the Senior Traffic Commissioner announced that Public Inquiries would ...

"The law is a Ass - A Idiot"

So said Mr Bumble in Charles Dickens’ ‘Oliver Twist’. If we look at a quirk of operator licensing, we can see what he meant.

Focus on Diesel Spillages

Figures issued by Highways England in April 2019 confirm that it recorded over 300 diesel spillages from HGVs in 2018. At that time, the or...

August 2020 Latest Road Transport Updates

Please find below our latest round up of important road transport updates. As lockdown measures continue to relax through the summer, we'r...

Safer Transport Guidance

The aim of the Coronavirus (COVID-19): safer transport guidance for operators is to help providers identify the risks of the pandemic to pu...

Just Returned from Abroad and Due to Attend a Public Inquiry?

As coronavirus cases start to rise again across Europe and beyond, new 14 day quarantine rules will apply to people returning from countrie...

Brexit: Haulage + Trade. Are You Ready for 1 January 2021?

The challenges of Brexit facing haulage companies are back in the headlines following a recent government announcement that lorry drivers w...

Bridge Strikes - Be Warned

On an average day in the UK alone there are 5 bridge strikes involving HGVs and/or buses

EU Driving Rules Have Changed

The main changes include: a requirement for drivers to ‘return home’ every 4 weeks a ban on taking regular weekly rest periods in the drive...

Do You Recognise These Brake Drums?

DVSA has warned operators about defective aftermarket brake drums that could've been fitted to their Scania P400 lorries. DVSA has shared...

DVSA October 2020 Updates

Will I be affected by the new 3 tiered system of local Covid alerts in England?

Drivers' Hours Changes from August 2020

From August 2020 there have been some changes to EU drivers’ hours rules and regulations, which was implemented by Regulation EU/2020/0154 ...

Get in touch