Wednesday, October 5, 2022

‘100% PSVAR compliance was never the end solution’

I have just read the article highlighting operators that are angry having invested heavily in PSVAR, and I don’t blame them. However… For me, the...

‘The whole thing is a mess, and there is plenty of blame to go...

I thought Stuart Render’s article regarding PSVAR was very good and explained the current position, however if I had spent a considerable amount of...

PSVAR becomes divisive as exemptions extended

The government has announced the schedule of the next set of PSVAR exemptions. But instead of levelling out the PSVAR landscape, the move is...

Bus Users UK launch ‘accessibility audit’ for coach and bus operators

Bus Users UK, a registered charity that campaigns for inclusive and accessible transport, is launching an 'accessibility audit' for coach and bus operators. Undertaken in...

Accessible coach holidays: An untapped market?

routeone speaks to coach tour operators about their experience of running wheelchair accessible holidays, including is there a demand for them and the practicalities Last...

Accessible journeys: Are the facilities there for coaches?

As the pressure to increase PSVAR compliance across home-to-school fleets continues, we look at how well equipped tour destinations are for accessible coaches     Coach operators...
M&M Staffing Neoplan Tourliner PSVAR

M&M Staffing: Coach accessibility and inclusivity at its heart

M&M Staffing did not come into the coach industry via what may be considered a usual route. The Essex business began around 18 years...
Koller wheelchair restraints being tested

Koller offers ‘strongest in world’ wheelchair and user restraints

Wheelchair accessible vehicle products specialist Koller has completed testing that it says demonstrates its restraints are “the strongest in the world” in exceeding the...

Transport Service Solutions takes three Mellor Orion buses

Middlewich-based demand responsive transport (DRT) operator Transport Service Solutions (TSS) has taken three custom-configured Mellor Orions, supplied by Mellor's partner, Enterprise. The Orions will trade...
Hidral Gobel supporting PSVAR in the coach sector

Hidral Gobel: An eye on the now and the future of coach PSVAR

Passenger lifts are a point of importance for the coach industry as it grapples not only with PSVAR in its current form, but also...

Croner-i webinar: CO2 Emissions and Sustainability for your business

CO2 Emissions and Sustainability Focus on improving your company's carbon footprint today... Croner-i focuses on what strategies your business can put in place to transition to...