Traffic Commissioner warns about trailer maintenance issues for hauliers providing traction-only services


Hauliers providing a traction-only service to major home delivery companies need to keep a close eye on the state of the trailers they are collecting. They may not have been inspected or maintained regularly; and if you’re caught hauling one with serious defects, then that could have implications for your O-licence. That was the warning issued by West of England Traffic Commissioner Kevin Rooney, speaking at the recent Road Transport Expo. He’s becoming increasingly concerned about the number of companies […]