Road Haulage

Welcome to Croner-i Road Haulage

Croner-i Road Haulage brings together all the information a haulage operation needs to remain compliant and stay ahead of industry challenges. This service provides guidance on all operator licensing requirements in the UK and practical information when operating in Europe. Log in daily to keep up-to-date with the latest industry developments, check the full range of compliance information, model policies, Q&As from experts, checklists, feature articles.

Croner-i will guide you through the processes and complexities of managing a successful haulage company. The service is supported by a team of experts; you can also call our specialist helpline for any haulage-specific queries if you can’t find what you need.

To learn more or book a demo, you can speak to one of our experts: 0808 169 9916

Standards

Licensing

Provides you with advice and best practice on obtaining an O-licence in Great Britain, information on driving licences for large and small vehicles, and key information on operator licensing in the UK, and outlines the role of the transport manager.

Vehicle Standards

Includes construction and use of vehicles and trailers, type approval, vehicle dimensions, vehicle lighting requirements.

Use of Vehicles

Includes road traffic offences and penalties, road traffic legislation, speed limits.

Goods Vehicle Operations

Carriage of Goods

Includes rules governing carriage of abnormal loads, waste, dangerous goods, foodstuffs and the carriage of live animals.

Managing Your Fleet

Includes vehicle maintenance and vehicle plating and testing.

Operating Overseas

Operating Overseas

Includes international route planning and operating in the EU. Practical information for UK companies engaged in overseas operations is provided, country by country, including local vehicle restrictions, highways rules and equipment requirements.

Country Information

Provides practical information, country by country, for UK companies engaged in overseas work.

Currency converter tool

Running Your Business

Business Procedures

Includes costing and budgeting, buy and selling a business, data protection, insurance in the haulage industry.

Health and Safety

Provides an overview of transport health and safety, risk assessment in road transport operations.

Environmental Management in Haulage

Includes dealing with end-of-life vehicles, waste electrical and electronic equipment.

Management and Employment

Driver Management

Includes topics on driver management, British domestic hours, drivers’ hours and road transport working time rules, driver allowances and pay.

Staff Training and Qualifications

Includes Driver CPC, transport law and health and safety training, transport manager training and development, vocational qualifications in road transport.

Recruitment and Employment

Includes recruitment and selection of staff, pay and benefits, termination of employment.

Employment Calculator tool

A quick calculation tool providing answers to complex statutory rights and payments queries. Just add in your information and calculate.

Law and Guidance

Legislation Tracker

Lists forthcoming legislation affecting the haulage industry, as well as Government consultations and legislation in force.

Questions and Answers

Frequently asked questions on haulage-related matters are answered by our experts.

Documents

Includes factsheets, forms, example letters and model policies. A Glossary gives a list of haulage terminology.