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New companion text for transport managers and operators - Press Release

Transport Operator Licensing (9780749480530)13th April 2017: Transport Operator Licensing: A Practical Guide for Goods and Passenger Operators

A subject thought only for the eyes of transport lawyers, knowledge of the rules and regulations of transport operator licensing benefits everyone in the industry, from the senior manager to the fleet operator. In a field where most experts are self-taught, there needs to be a go-to source of information from reputable experts.

Transport Operator Licensing: A Practical Guide for Goods and Passenger Operators, publishing on 3 May, 2017, provides this knowledge source. Written by two experienced legal executives in the industry, this book is the ideal companion for operators and legal practitioners. Full of simple yet rich text, this new title covers operators of goods and passenger vehicles, and it provides practical examples to help consolidate knowledge.

Alec Horner, Chief Executive of the Association of Trainers, provided advanced praise for the book, saying ‘This compendium of compliance issues is of great benefit to those wishing to comply with as much as possible of the legislative framework surrounding transport operator licensing. It concisely explains the legalities in a comprehensive and logical way. I have no hesitation in recommending this volume.’

About the authors: Astra Emir is a barrister who has represented many haulage and coach companies and operators in courts, tribunals and public inquiries. She has written several legal textbooks and articles, and is an academic, examiner and scrutineer for various bodies, including the transport manager CPC courses for the OCR exam board.

Mike Oliver is a legal executive and owner of Trans-Law, a specialist transport legal consultancy. He is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Logistics and Transport and a member of the FTA Greater London Freight Council, the CPT Schools Transport Committee, and the CPT Claims and Insurance Group.

For a review copy, media requests or more information, please contact Emmanuel Aryeetey: earyeetey@koganpage.com or +44 (0)20 7278 0433.

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