Invergold Associates is holding two one-day conferences to bring operators up to date with the latest developments that affect the road transport industry, with a strong focus on compliance. The North West Transport Conference will be held at the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce on 17 September. Chaired by Motor Transport editor Steve Hobson, keynote speakers will include North Western traffic commissioner Simon Evans, DVSA’s head of Earned Recognition Philip Breen and the DVSA’s head of roadside enforcement Simon McCalla. […]
Freight operators delivering into Scotland are invited to attend a free half-day workshop to learn how plans for Low Emission Zones (LEZs) in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Dundee will affect them.
There’s a funding issue to be addressed in 2013 according to the transport commissioners’ annual reports, but operators aren’t expected to foot the bill. Roger Brown reports. Senior traffic commissioner (TC) Beverley Bell said her top priority during the coming year will be to hold talks with Vosa chiefs to ensure TCs continue to be properly resourced and financed. In the Traffic Commissioners’ Annual Reports for 2011-12, Bell explained that as their work is paid for by operators who have […]
The UK government has been accused of ‘passing the buck’ over clean air policies and ignoring practical solutions to reduce emissions.