Legal Updates

Our Transport Legal Updates are provided by Tim Ridyard, Partner Transport and Regulatory at Ashtons Legal.

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Legal Updates

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Legal Updates: HGV and bus coach learning/testing…drivers hours…

There were a number of legal changes – and announced future changes in 2021 – and many, if not most, relate directly or indirectly to significant driver shortages and supply chain issues that are...
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Legal Update: Can drivers truly be self-employed?

A recent development is that of driver employment status and how this dovetails with operator licensing. This article centres on how the way a driver is engaged is relevant to operator licences and the...
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Legal Update: Testing, Drivers Hours, DVSA enforcement…

By: Tim Ridyard, Partner - Ashtons Legal As a result of the current health crisis operators and drivers are having rapidly to adjust. There are problems and challenges that would not occur ‘in normal times’,...