PSV Transport Manager
Do you need a PSV Transport Manager?
Contact us today for a FREE consultation and quote today. Hire a transport manager from an experienced reputable company. The BEE Travel team is with you every step of the way, whether this is your first application for an Operator Licence or just expanding your business. Email us: TM@beetravel.co.uk
What is a Transport Manager?
There are 2 types of transport managers:
- PSV (Public Service Vehicle) Minibuses, Buses, Coaches etc...
- HGV (Heavy Goods Vehicle) Trailers, Lorries, Wagons etc...
Transport Managers have a unique role within your transport business. They ensure an operator's vehicles and drivers are roadworthy. It is a legal requirement to employ a transport manager internally or externally to gain or maintain an operators licence. Your transport manager must be qualified and experienced. They will be effectively and continuously managing your transport activities.
A transport manager has a duty to:
Manage, audit and review compliance systems to ensure that they are effective
Review any shortcomings such as prohibitions and/or annual test failures
Ensure that relevant changes are notified in accordance with operator licence requirements
Keep up to date on relevant changes in standards and legislation
Ensure that drivers hold the appropriate entitlement for the vehicle they are driving
Ensure drivers comply with the drivers’ hours and working time rules
Ensure that drivers are properly trained and competent to operate all relevant vehicles and equipment
Ensure that a proper system of vehicle maintenance is in place and carried out and that all vehicles are kept in a roadworthy condition
Ensure that all required records are made properly and kept for the required period.
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