Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Bank holidays changes – May 2022

To mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, the May bank holidays will be moved in 2022. Croner-i looks at the effect these changed dates may...

Clayton Jones wins new eight-vehicle national O-Licence

Welsh operator ‘in a position to run his operation compliantly’, says TC despite objection from County Borough Council  Former operator Clayton Jones has won his...

Licence revocation upheld despite operator’s wish to surrender

Tribunal dismisses appeal of Dorset operator who wished to surrender licence due to Deputy Traffic Commissioner finding  An appeal against the revocation of the one-vehicle...

Reporting passenger vehicle incidents

Here Croner-i looks at the updated requirements for passenger vehicle operators to report incidents and the consequences of not doing so. The new reporting requirements In...
Home to school PSVAR exemptions extended to July 2022

PSVAR exemptions for home-to-school extended to July 2022

Current exemptions from PSVAR for in-scope home-to-school services have been extended by four months to expire on 31 July 2022. That has come after...

TC refuses Carmel Coaches’ new licence application

Operator dubbed ‘a danger to the PSV industry’ has new licence application refused at Bristol Public Inquiry  An application for a new 10-vehicle international licence by Okehampton-based Carmel Coaches,...
COVID-19 test

COVID-19: Can staff refuse testing and vaccines?

Croner-i explains how employers can deal with a situation where staff refuse to take in-house tests or the COVID-19 vaccine Although several COVID-19 vaccines have...
Face covering requirement in England does not apply to dedicated H2S transport

Face covering requirement in England excludes dedicated H2S

A reintroduced legal requirement for passengers to wear a face covering on public transport in England does not capture dedicated home-to-school services, guidance updated...
Traffic Commissioners formalise virtual hearings approach

Traffic Commissioners’ position on virtual hearings clarified

Traffic Commissioners (TCs) will retain the option to hold some Public Inquiries and driver conduct hearings via virtual methods, but reissued guidance from Senior...
Roy Browns Coaches O-Licence revoked

Roy Brown’s Coaches O-Licence revocation leads to TM ban

Builth Wells based Nigel Wynn Brown, trading as Roy Brown’s Coaches, was disqualified for five years from holding or obtaining a PSV O-Licence and...

Brighton & Hove Metrobus – Operations Director

Brighton & Hove Metrobus are recruiting for an Operations Director at their head office in Hove. Are you passionate about the bus industry with ambitious...