Thursday, April 22, 2021
Richard Turfitt to speak at UK Bus and Coach Conference

Senior TC Turfitt joins UK Bus and Coach Conference line-up

Senior Traffic Commissioner Richard Turfitt has been added to the line-up of speakers at the UK Bus and Coach Conference. The online event will...
Bridge strikes prevention

Bridge strikes: ‘Operators have a big part to play in prevention’

Traffic Commissioner (TC) Kevin Rooney has underlined the critical importance of preventing bridge strikes. Speaking at an event hosted by the Confederation of Passenger...
Heavy vehicle test slot availability notification portal

DVSA opens data portal for poor heavy vehicle test availability

DVSA has launched a service that allows operators to inform it of a lack of availability of heavy vehicle annual test slots. It applies...

Heavy vehicle testing continues in England in November: DVSA

DVSA has outlined how its services – including heavy vehicle testing – will be delivered in England during the four-week period when additional movement...

Earned Recognition: Are you on DVSA’s best practice scheme yet?

Aiming for compliance and best practice? routeone examines how DVSA’s Earned Recognition scheme is benefitting operators and contributing towards improved road safety For years, the...

Changes to EU drivers’ hours rules now in force

On 20 August, amendments to EU drivers’ hours regulations came into effect. Croner-i looks at the key changes and how coach operators will be...

£9.75m made available in latest round of Scottish BEAR Fund

The Scottish government has awarded over £9.75m to coach and bus operators in Scotland for the retrofit of 594 vehicles to Euro VI in...

Totalkare: The case for in-house testing in workshops

Businesses across the globe have been facing the same challenges to the coronavirus COVID-19 crisis: How can we do the same, if not more,...

12-month test exemptions for some vehicles, DVSA confirms

DVSA has confirmed that 12-month test exemptions will be issued to some operators and vehicles. The step is part of plans to help manage...

Croner-i advises on financial standing during COVID-19

It’s hard enough maintaining a PSV O-Licence efficiently in a market governed by strict rules and legislation, yet operators have so much more to...

NXWM offering free travel to refuges for domestic abuse victims

National Express West Midlands (NXWM) is supporting domestic abuse survivors during the COVID-19 pandemic by offering free bus tickets to safe refuges. The operator is...