In a Section 19 Public Inquiry hearing heard last year (2023) the Traffic Commissioner highlighted again the importance of permit operators ensuring that their vehicles allow passengers and other road users to be safe, and that if an operator’s vehicles fall below the required safety standards then there is a risk of their permits being […]
Road Transport Lawyers
Welcome to Pellys Transport & Regulatory Law solicitors. We are specialist road transport lawyers and legal advisers to the coach & bus transport, haulage & logistics and private hire transport industries.
As dedicated road transport lawyers, we have deep knowledge and experience of road transport and regulatory law. We are a niche road transport law firm with over thirty years of legal experience and offer nationwide coverage across all of England and Wales.
We have extensive experience in advising commercial vehicle operators of all types (including Local Authority and Public Carriage Office) and their drivers on all aspects of the legal requirements of the road transport industries.
Coach and Bus operators are subject to heavy regulation and we help them navigate transport law. We help Haulage and Logistics operators work within the transport regulatory framework and we provide legal advice and representation for Private Hire companies with the commercial and legal demands of their business.
Our team of road transport lawyers can help you with all aspects of road transport law, including:
- Applications for Operator Licences
- Driver licensing
- Haulage & Logistics operations
- Working Time Regulations and driver’s hours rules
- Traffic commissioner public inquiries and appeals
- Tachograph rules and infringements
- Private Hire regulatory law
- Illegal immigration Border Force cases
- Investigations by the DVSA or Police
- Road traffic criminal prosecutions
- Health & Safety for Operators
Our transport lawyers also provide a full transport employment service, commercial litigation and 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 legal experience in the passenger transport and road haulage industry to help you and your transport business succeed.
Put simply, if your business involves vehicles, then we are the road transport lawyers for you! To contact us now about our transport law services click here to complete our contact form or call us on 01279 818280.
At one time or another, many transport companies need to rely on the services provided by agency drivers, to best cope with sudden fluctuations in demand or to fill driver shortages. This allows for the undisrupted continuation of services by these organisations. However, there are important laws and regulations that operators must abide by when […]