30 May '16, 6pm

Scotland Traffic Commissioner disqualifies coach operator for two years for breaching tachograph rules

Scotland Traffic Commissioner (TC) Joan Aitken has disqualified a coach operator for two years for breaching tachograph rules. Kevin McDonald, trading as Rivertay Executive Travel of Nobel Road, Wester Gourdie Industrial Estate, Dundee, will not be able to operate coaches after 31 May 2016, or be involved with anyone else’s O-Licence. Neglect of the mode switch is inexcusable in a professional driver, says TC Joan Aitken in her decision His five-vehicle O-Licence is also revoked from the same date. The TC’s decision follows a Public Inquiry (PI) and in her written decision Miss Aitken says: she cannot trust Kevin McDonald to be compliant Four drivers have been warned about their conduct and former Transport Manager Isabel Armstrong has been given a severe warning. The case against a fifth driver continues. The PI heard that there was missing mileage, positioning journeys w...

Full article: http://www.route-one.net/articles/Legal/Dundee_coach_oper...

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