Compliance Manual updates
The following update to the CPT Compliance Manual have been made today:
The latest edition of Coaching Matters is now available for you to view and download by clicking on the links below.
EU Categorisation of Infringements text agreed
The EU categorisation of infringements against the various rules for professional transport has been finalised and comes into force on 1 January 2016.
A Little Bit of Politics
The General Election will take place on 7 May 2015. In the lead up to polling day, CPT's in-house political pundit will follow the fortunes of the main parties.
Our in-house political pundit is also closely following the campaign leading up to the referendum for Scottish independence which takes place on 18 September 2014.
The latest edition of CPT's weekly newsletter for members, Newsline, is now available to view by clicking on the link below.
CPT News Release: Bus services, better through working together
The bus industry has reacted with surprise to a report from the left wing think tank, the IPPR, calling for a return to a regulated system which comes on the back of the recent Passenger Focus report where passengers gave bus service a massive 88% satisfaction rating.
A word from the President
One of the highlights of the last week or so was attending the CPT Wales Coach Commission which was held in the beautiful seaside resort of Aberystwyth. A huge amount of work has been done to repair the damage done by the recent storms, and I have to say, it looks fantastic.
CPT News Release: New Professional Accreditation for Bus and Coach Workshops
The Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT) has today launched a new professional ‘Workshop Accreditation’ designed specifically for the bus and coach industry.
The roadside is the wrong place to punish past mistakes, says CPT
CPT has responded to the DfT consultation on the treatment of Historical Drivers’ Hours offences saying the Government’s proposal amounts to “gold plating” of EU requirements, to the detriment of British workers and businesses.
News Release: Just twelve weeks until the start of EBE
In just twelve weeks time Euro Bus Expo 2014 – the leading dedicated trade fair for the bus and coach industry in Europe this year - opens its doors at the NEC Birmingham.