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Senior traffic commissioner warns AdBlue cheats to think again

The Senior Traffic Commissioner has warned operators not to be tempted by AdBlue emulators after the number of incidents being considered at public inquiries spiralled. Richard Turfitt said it was the responsibility of hauliers to check what their drivers were doing and not to think ignorance would get them off the hook.

Paperwork mess lets sole trader down

A scrap metal haulier has been given eight weeks to sort out his financial resources and overhaul his maintenance and documentation systems – or else the TC will revoke its licence.

Former convict's licence application denied

A haulage firm’s O-licence application has been refused after deputy traffic commissioner (TC) John Baker heard evidence that the operator had previously been sentenced to 14 years in prison for supplying drugs.