Thursday, December 8, 2022
Backhouse Jones

Webinar: Backhouse Jones Spotlight on Public Inquiries

BACK on Air by Backhouse Jones is for operators who have compliance on their mind and road transport at the heart of their business. This...

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...
NEW employment law rules, the END of furlough & SSP, and more HR updates

Webinar: NEW employment law rules, the END of furlough & SSP, and more HR...

NEW employment law rules, the END of furlough & SSP, and more HR updates The government has now closed many of its COVID assistance schemes,...
DVSA tyre date code advisory clarified

Advisory notice policy for inaccessible tyre date code clarified

DVSA has clarified its policy on issuing an advisory notice at annual test when a Vehicle Standards Assessor cannot gain access to the four-digit...
DPTAC agrees to work with coach industry over PSVAR

DPTAC commits to industry engagement on coach PSVAR call

The Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC) has commenced engagement with the coach industry over a statement issued by the Committee in January that...
Bus service levels in England should be lower, says DfT

DfT: England lockdown bus service levels to be ‘noticeably lower’

Bus service levels in England during the current period of movement restrictions are expected by the Department for Transport (DfT) to be “noticeably lower...
Bus service temporary variations emergency procedure introduced in England

Emergency temporary bus service variation process activated

Operators in England that need to make a temporary variation to a registered bus service because of the pandemic may now utilise of a...
Financial standing levels for 2021

2021 financial standing level revised downwards by TCs

The financial standing level required of holders of standard O-Licences has been revised downwards slightly for 2021, the Traffic Commissioners (TCs) have announced. Rates that...
Temporary bus service variation process guidance

Temporary bus service variation changes among TCs’ updates

The Traffic Commissioners (TCs) have updated their advice note to operators that is intended as guidance during the ongoing coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Principal among...

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...

McGill’s Buses – Open Top Tours Manager

McGill’s Buses, the UKs largest independent bus operator, are recruiting for an Open Top Tours Manager to join its expanding team based in Edinburgh,...