Commercial Driving Offences

Facing Prosecution for A Construction and Use Offence On A Commercial Vehicle or a Conduct Hearing before the Traffic Commissioner?

If you or your business are facing prosecution or loss of licence for a commercial motoring offence, then you need the expert help of Richard Silver to help you understand all the complicated and difficult to follow regulations.

We have a wealth of experience in advising and representing drivers and hauliers in relation to Construction and Use and similar offences including tachographs, drivers’ hours, defective tyres, overloading, and other transport regulation infringements. We can also advise if you are facing a hearing before the Traffic Commissioner in relation to the revocation or suspension of your LGV, PCV or Operator’s Licence.

We can help you or your company understand any charges and mount an appropriate defence, so get in touch with us today on 0161 834 9494.

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“I would take this opportunity of thanking yourself and Steven for your professional handling of this case which, as you are aware, would have had profound implications for this practice had the outcome not proved satisfactory.”

Mr M, Altrincham – 05/11/12

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Charges For Commercial Driving Offences

There are number of different offences or conduct allegations you could be facing which may place your LGV or PCV vocational driving licence at risk.

Prosecution or unfitness allegations can come via the police, DVLA, DVSA (formerly VOSA), local council or other authority, and you could be facing fines, penalty points or even the withdrawal by the Traffic Commissioner of your LGV, PCV or Operator’s Licence.

You need a specialist solicitor like Richard Silver, who is an expert in road transport law, to help you either avoid Court or achieve the best possible outcome.

How Richard Silver Can Help

At Richard Silver, we’ll ensure that all technical issues and potential defences are covered, analysing the entire case so that you, your drivers, and your company have the best possible chance at avoiding conviction or a finding by the Traffic Commissioner of unfitness.

We build long-term relationships with our clients and our aim is to provide pragmatic and practical solutions at sensible prices. We can represent you or your company in court or before the Traffic Commissioner anywhere in England or Wales.

We have considerable experience of these cases and can help you. We have saved the licences of lorry drivers, doctors, taxi drivers, business owners, sales people and many others who need to drive for their job or business.

If you’re unsure of the charges against you or in doubt about what to do, don’t wait until it’s too late.  In some cases, early legal advice may help you avoid prosecution or being brought before the Traffic Commissioner.

Prevent your LGV or PCV driving licence being lost, with a call to Richard Silver on 0161 834 9494

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