Rosso Managing Director suspended

Rossendale Council, owner of municipal Rossendale Transport which trades as Rosso, has suspended the firm’s MD Brian Juffs..

The decision was announced by the Council’s CEO Helen Lockwood and no further details have been released. In a statement she told routeone: “ Rossendale Transport’s Managing Director was suspended last week and an investigation following staff grievances continues.

“The act of suspension is a neutral act and does not presume guilt on the part of the employee, and is an effective mechanism for protecting the interests of the individual and company.

“Interim management by the current Directors is in place pending the outcome of the investigation.”