Update on changes to road transport rules

5 June 2020

A number of changes to the rules and regulations affecting professional drivers have been made by the Government in order to mitigate the impact on the sector of the coronavirus pandemic. These relaxations have been subject to amendment and the latest changes are as follows.

TfL to review deaths among bus workers

27 May 2020

Bus and coach drivers are more than twice as likely to die from COVID-19 as the average male and five times as likely as the average female, according to research by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) of fatalities up to 20 April.

Reminder for businesses on speed limit

30 April 2020

Driving for Better Business (DfBB), the Government campaign group for work-related road risk, has warned business drivers that speed limits still apply during the coronavirus pandemic, even when roads are far emptier.