Three leading commercial vehicle manufacturers have signed a non-binding agreement to install and operate a high-performance public charging network for battery electric heavy-duty long-haul trucks and coaches across Europe.
With the average annual number of workers killed at work over the five years 2016/17 to 2020/21 being 136, the provisional data showing that 142 were killed at work in Great Britain in 2020/21 is broadly in step with recent trends.
Local transport authorities have until 31 October 2021 to develop their Bus Service Improvement Plans (BSIPs), a requirement under the new National Bus Strategy and vital if they are to secure a share of the £3 billion on offer from the Government to improve services.
Lorry, bus and coach drivers across the country can now apply and pay for their tachograph cards online in minutes thanks to a new digital service launched by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).
Transport for London (TfL) has announced a series of measures intended to improve how it tackles hate crime on across its network, making public transport a safer and more welcoming place for people returning to travel in London.
The Department for Transport (DfT) has been urged to find a solution to the issues coach operators are experiencing as they struggle to meet the demand for coaches compliant with the Passenger Service Vehicle Accessibility Regulations (PSVAR).