Richard Turfitt will succeed Beverley Bell as senior traffic commissioner, transport minister John Hayes has said. Currently the traffic commissioner (TC) for the East of England, he will begin his new role on 1 June 2017. Turfitt has been TC for the East of England since 2008, and worked as a government prosecutor for more than a decade. Hayes said: “I’m delighted Richard will be the new senior traffic commissioner, following his tenure as traffic commissioner for the East of […]
A Glasgow operator has been disqualified and had his licence revoked after a traffic commissioner heard about “the worst case of breaching the drivers’ hours rules” he’d ever seen.
TfL is to launch a Freight Compliance Unit (FCU) this summer which will act as the central point for enforcement activity against HGVs in the capital.
The Office of the Traffic Commissioner (OTC) is warning public inquiry (PI) attendees that they must follow the 14-day quarantine rule when arriving back in the UK from a country that is not on the exemption list.