The Lorry Lawyer: DWF keeping you moving forward


As a highly regulated industry, transport operators must ensure that they understand their obligations and risk areas to best protect one of their most valuable assets: their operator’s license.

We include essential guidance and documents, as well as legal updates, to give you an easy point of reference to assist you in ensuring compliance you’re your obligations to the Traffic Commissioner and beyond.

General operator licensing matters

Set out below is self-explanatory legal updates for you that may be of interest to holders of HGV operator licenses.

Drivers’ hours and drivers

Managing your drivers and ensuring that they driving safely and within their hours is an essential part of a Transport Manager’s role. We include legal updates to assist in this area.

London Low Emission Zone and Lorry Control Scheme

When operating in the London area, hauliers need to be aware of the rules and enforcement procedures associated with the London Low Emission Zone (LEZ) and the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS).

Find out more about the LEZ and LLCS.

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