Two directors and two members of the management team at Ilkeston-based Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) have denied conspiring to defraud the Traffic Commissioners of Great Britain at the start of a trial at Leeds Crown Court that is scheduled to last until March 2015. MD Martin Collins, sales director Richard Gosling and managers Bruce Lawrie and Tim Edwards, together with Richard Lawson, MD of Spirit Auto Logistics, also pleaded not guilty to conspiring to defraud HGV operators. Prosecuting, Tim Wigglesworth […]
UPS, DFDS Logistics and GeoPost were one of 13 firms and a driver collectively fined more than £13,000 this summer after breaching the weight restriction on Bradford-on-Avon’s town bridge.
This year’s Commercial Vehicle Market Report will be launched via an online webinar at 11am on 10 December and you are invited to register now to secure your place for this unique insight into the commercial vehicle and road freight transport sector. The report, produced in association with Texaco Lubricants, Motor Transport and Continental Tyres, offers an in-depth review of the UK’s freight and commercial vehicle sector. Andy Salter, MD of Road Transport Media, and Phil Redwood of research firm […]
The traffic commissioners (TCs) and the DVSA have urged operators to improve their approach to brake testing and maintenance after the DVSA revealed a quarter of defective trucks had a brake issue.