Month: June 2020

GB drivers’ hours relaxation ends on 14 June

On 23 March 2020, the Department for Transport (DfT) introduced a temporary and limited relaxation of the enforcement of both the European Union (EU) and Great Britain (GB) drivers’ hours rules in England, Scotland and Wales, in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The GB drivers’ hours relaxation was due to end 23:59 on Sunday 31 … Read more

Road haulage workers arriving in the UK exempt from self-isolation

Following the government announcement that people arriving in the UK must self-isolate for 14 days from 8 June to help slow the spread of coronavirus, a list of professional exemptions has been published that includes road haulage workers and road passenger transport workers. The exemptions are intended to ensure supplies of essential items are not … Read more