Solicitors4Transport

Solicitors4Transport is Dyne Solicitors’ specialist brand offering you expert, dependable, clear advice giving you the certainty that you are acting within the regulations and in a manner that best serves you and your haulage business.

Transport legislation is notoriously complex and highly regulated, so it’s no surprise that so many companies find themselves falling foul of the law.

Our specialist transport law team have unrivalled knowledge of the sector. Between us, we have more than 50 years’ close involvement with the road haulage industry.

We help road haulage operators to comply with the law and their operator’s licence obligations. When things go wrong, and operators face prosecution or a disciplinary Public Inquiry, we are there to legally represent, defend in court, mitigate in court or provide consultancy services, to ensure road transport operators avoid prosecution and disciplinary public inquiries.

Our road transport legal services include:

  • Public Inquiries representation before the Traffic Commissioner
  • Driver conduct hearings before the Traffic Commissioner
  • Defending all types of prosecutions brought against the haulage industry
  • Assisting operators with DVSA investigations
  • Operator Licensing applications
  • Advising on compliance with Operator’s Licence requirements and best practice
  • Vehicle excise duty problems
  • Challenging decisions and determinations by HMRC
  • International carriage of goods by road (CMR)
  • Heavy Haulage work – Special Orders, STGO (Road Vehicles (Authorisation of Special Types)) and general abnormal load issues
  • Fuel rebate (red diesel) claims by HMRC
  • Training for directors, managers and drivers
  • Crown and High Court Appeals and judicial reviews
  • Advice on liens and conditions of carriage and general commercial work
  • Health & Safety issues
  • Planning and Environmental issues

For more information on our legal services for the road transport sector, including our fixed fee transport advice line, please contact us  on 01829 773100 and ask to speak to anyone within the Transport team – Jonny Bell, Richard Turnbull, Jared Dunbar, John Dyne or Deborah Bond.