Over half of LGV operators have a grey Vosa operator compliance risk score (OCRS) for traffic enforcement – meaning that Vosa has insufficient data to award them a red, amber or green score. The grey band was introduced in October last year to replace the system of giving operators with whom Vosa has had no contact the average OCRS for their type of operation. Earlier this year, senior traffic commissioner Beverley Bell slammed Vosa for failing to target the “serially […]
The FTA has welcomed proposals from local government secretary Eric Pickles that would give businesses the power to force a review of local parking restrictions they are unhappy with. Under the proposals, which went to consultation earlier this month, individuals or businesses would be able to force a council review of parking rules and enforcement by raising a petition signed by at least 50 people, or at least 10% of the residents or businesses in the affected local area. Councils […]
Both the FTA and the RHA have welcomed the launch of the Scottish government’s rail strategy Delivering the Goods.
Industry experts have accused TfL of putting the cart before the horse with its Direct Vision Standard (DVS).