Monthly Archives January 2020

Operator licence revoked after failure to adhere to drivers hours rules

An operator has had its licence revoked after being found guilty of ignoring their responsibilities to ensure driver’s hours and tachographs rules were observed. In July 2019, a report from the DVSA was passed to the traffic commissioner regarding H&J Transport, an operator running 10 LGVs and 10 trailers. The report highlighted that the director, George Hunt, was failing to download drivers’ digital tachograph cards and vehicle tachograph unit data within the required timeframe. As a result of this, drivers were clocking up a number of repeated and serious infringements and some drivers were found to often drive without a card inserted
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