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 […]
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).
Traffic commissioner public inquiries held via conferencing software could become a regular feature if the coronavirus lockdown continues for much longer, according to a road transport lawyer.
All traffic commissioner public inquiries have been postponed until further notice in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.