A deputy traffic commissioner (TC) has found that limitations in its drivers’ hours analysis system meant that DHL Express (UK) was not to blame for failing to notice that six drivers had created false tachograph records. Some 253 false drivers’ hours records, committed by six agency drivers who worked on a double-manned route between DHL Express (UK)’s operating centre in Bellshill and East Midlands Airport, were discovered by the DVSA last year. The drivers were employed by agency Global Logistics, and were contracted […]
The launching of a criminal investigation without first holding a public inquiry (PI) into Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) “stinks”, according to the defence counsel for two of the company’s directors.
The conviction of 15 drivers based at Eddie Stobart’s Teesport depot for drivers’ hours and tachograph offences, has seen the company’s North Eastern O-licence cut by 140 vehicles for three-months.
Nuclear waste management firm Sellafield has escaped action at a public inquiry (PI) after it failed to disclose fines totalling £700,000 to the traffic commissioner (TC).