Aimed at ensuring that ‘mobile workers’ (for the purpose of this article, HGV drivers – whether part or full time) do not work and drive without taking sufficient rests because doing so can put road safety at risk, The Road Transport (Working Time) Regulations 2005 (“the RTWT Regs”) apply to employed and self-employed HGV drivers […]
Transport & Regulatory Law Solicitors
Expert Legal Advisers to the Road Transport Industry for over 30 Years
PSV Coach and Bus
HGV Haulage and Logistics
Private Hire and Taxis
Welcome to Pellys Transport & Regulatory Law solicitors. We are specialist road transport lawyers and legal advisers to the coach & bus transport, haulage and private hire transport industry for over 30 years.
We are a niche road transport law firm with thirty plus years of legal experience and nationwide coverage specialising in road transport and regulatory law.
Covering all of England and Wales, we advise commercial vehicle operators of all types (PSV coach & bus, HGV haulage & logistics, hackney carriage, private hire & taxis and stretch limousine) as well as their drivers on all aspects of operator licensing (including Local Authority and Public Carriage Office), regulatory compliance and best practice, clandestine entrant and illegal immigration Border Force cases, the lawful use of equestrian vehicles, construction and use, dangerous goods, utilities and ‘special vehicle’ operations, police and DVSA/VOSA investigations, tachograph cases including falsifications and Road Transport Working Time prosecutions, plus health & safety, to include advising on interviews under caution, all road traffic criminal prosecutions (from death by dangerous to parking), and all traffic commissioner public inquiries and appeals.
The firm also provides a full transport employment service, commercial litigation/dispute resolution as well as general commercial and contractual legal advice.
Our transport law service is designed to offer fast, pro-active and effective solutions, which genuinely meet the needs of those whom we represent. Whatever your problem we will bring extensive experience in the passenger transport and road haulage industry to help you and your transport business.
Keeping the wheels turning. For many businesses in many sectors, this turn of phrase has a figurative meaning; for commercial vehicle operations, the meaning is literal: the success of any transport operation relies on the continued turning of wheels on vehicles on roads. And given the importance of wheel-on-road, ensuring that those wheels turn safely […]