Wednesday, October 27, 2021
PSVAR review will lead to no major changes for coaches

PSVAR review ‘will see no major backtracking on coaches’

Trade body RHA has cautioned that the forthcoming government review of PSVAR is highly unlikely to lead to any major backtracking in how the...
Kura PSVAR opinion piece

Kura: PSVAR impact on H2S felt in coach industry and beyond

Chris Coles, Operations Director of school transport specialist Kura, considers the impact of PSVAR on that sector and offers suggestions on how the Regulations...
Employment laws

Croner-i webinar: Urgent new employment laws landing in 2021

Watch the latest webinar from Croner-i anytime, expert advice on how to meet the major new employment laws hitting your business in 2021. Receive specialist guidance...
DPTAC advice on PSVAR in coaches

DPTAC calls for PSVAR to capture all ‘for hire’ coaches

The Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC) has issued an extraordinary call to the government asking it to embark on steps towards mandatory compliance...
Bonded Coach Holidays scheme secured

Bonded Coach Holidays future secured by ABTOT alliance

The future of the Bonded Coach Holidays scheme has been secured through the formation of a “strategic alliance” between the Confederation of Passenger Transport...
EVM PSVAR conversion on Mercedes-Benz Tourismo

EVM to start PSVAR conversion work with MB Tourismo

EVM is to carry out PSVAR conversions on the Mercedes-Benz Tourismo. It says the step has come about after interest from operators, dealers, asset...
DVSA 10 year tyre MoT fail

DVSA sets out position on front axle ban for old tyres

DVSA has outlined what its approach will be to the discovery of tyres that are over 10 years old and fitted to the front...

Guidance on bus service registrations updated by Senior TC

Senior Traffic Commissioner (STC) Richard Turfitt has further revised guidance on temporary registered bus service variations and the deadline by which pre-coronavirus COVID-19 timetables...

Old tyre ban legislation ‘should go further’, says National Express

National Express says that legislation to be laid in the autumn that will ban the use of any tyre that is aged 10 years...
Yutong TC9 PSVAR

First PSVAR compliant Yutong TC9 midi completed

Yutong supplier Pelican Bus and Coach has announced that it can offer a PSVAR compliant version of the TC9 midicoach. Conversion of the first example...

Southern Vectis donates coach to Zambian training school

A coach operated by Go-Ahead owned Southern Vectis set off on a journey to Zambia this week, after the operator donated it to a...