Ramadan and holiday entitlement

24 April 2019

A number of my employees are practising Muslims. They have complained that they consider themselves to be forced to take time off over Christmas (because we have a one week shut down) and yet they have to use up their holiday entitlement if they want to take time off over Ramadan, which lasts for a month. They believe this amounts to religious discrimination. What can we do?

OCRS — how it works

11 January 2019

What is the purpose of “OCRS”, how do I find out what mine is, and how often should I check it?

Financial standing

6 December 2018

As an operator, must I be able to demonstrate that I meet the financial standing requirement all the time? Isn’t the whole idea that I spend the money to maintain my vehicles?

Brake testing

8 October 2018

How often should my vehicles have brake tests?

Drivers’ hours infringement letters

14 August 2018

Am I complying with my responsibility to monitor drivers’ hours if I give my drivers infringement letters generated by my tachograph analysis software — which I have them sign?