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. The warning follows “several worrying incidents” since the OTC reintroduced physical attendance at PIs, which were suspended at the beginning of the pandemic lockdown. In a statement, the OTC said: “In the short time since we reintroduced physical attendance at hearings, there have […]
Senior traffic commissioner (TC) Beverley Bell has welcomed the DfT pledge to make greater use of the Compliance Forum in influencing Vosa enforcement policy.
New rules for operators appearing at public inquiries (PIs) in light of Covid-19 could jeopardise fair hearings and may result in a rise in the number of appeals, according to solicitors.
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.