Monday, August 15, 2022
Carmel Coaches Devon

Michael Hazell appeal against disqualification allowed by Upper Tribunal

An appeal by Michael Hazell has been allowed as the disqualification went ‘beyond the strict statutory wording’  Michael Hazell’s appeal against his disqualification from being “a director, shareholder, consultant, manager or employee of any...

Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness: New law on tyres

Familiar to operators, transport managers and mechanics alike, DVSA’s Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness is stated as guidance rather than a legal requirement but is...
Traffic Commissioners Victoria Davies and Claire GIlmore interview

Traffic Commissioners: ‘We are more relevant than ever’

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the Traffic Commissioners (TCs) have quietly been busy in the background. Their most visible work has been an advice document...

Interbus: Cross-border coach and bus services after Brexit

When the Brexit transitional period came to an end on 31 December 2020 the right of access to the European Union (EU) previously enjoyed...

Thandi Coaches (Red) challenges revocation

West Bromwich operator challenges 32-vehicle O-Licence revocation and 12-month TM disqualification West Bromwich-based Thandi Coaches (Red) is appealing against the revocation of its 32 vehicle...

Revocation after ‘violent losses of control’

Chesterfield-based Scott Hancock has O-Licence revoked and two-year disqualification after criminal convictions following ‘violent losses of control’ Criminal convictions resulting from ‘violent losses of control’...
What an employer should so if the vaccine is refused

Proceed with care if employee refuses vaccine, says advisor

Coach and bus operators should proceed with care when considering employees' unwillingness to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, a business advisory specialist has said. Dialogue around...

COVID-19 Bus Service Support Grant Restart: how is it working?

Following the large-scale reductions in bus services and revenue experienced during the first national lockdown in March 2020, the Department for Transport (DfT) announced...

Revocation after failure to attend Public Inquiry

A failure to attend a Public Inquiry (PI) to explain how he met the restricted licence requirements has resulted in the revocation of the...

Carmel Coaches licence revoked

The 15-vehicle international O-Licence held by Okehampton-based Carmel Coaches has been revoked The 15-vehicle international O-Licence held by Okehampton-based Carmel Coaches has been revoked by...

Baroness Vere to deliver keynote at Euro Bus Expo

Under-Secretary of State for Transport Baroness Vere (pictured) is the first confirmed speaker in the Masterclass Theatre at industry trade show Euro Bus Expo,...