Changes to EU driving rules from 20 August EU drivers’ hours and tachograph rules have changed. The new rules will include: a requirement for drivers’ to ‘return home’ every 4 weeks a ban on taking regular weekly rest periods in the driver’s vehicle a new definition of ‘non-commercial carriage’ more flexibility on the scheduling of…

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https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/temporary-relaxation-of-the-enforcement-of-eu-drivers-hours-rules/temporary-relaxation-of-the-enforcement-of-the-drivers-hours-rules-delivery-of-essential-items-to-retailers In response to requests from Industry, the Department for Transport has, pursuant to Article 14(2) of Regulation (EC) No 561/2006, agreed to a temporary and limited urgent relaxation of the enforcement of EU drivers’ hours rules in England, Scotland and Wales for the drivers of vehicles involved in the delivery of food, non-food (personal care and…

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IR35 – April 2020 Important Changes What is happening on 5th April 2020? From 5th April 2020, all contract/temporary workers operating in the UK Private Sector will need to be assessed under the new IR35 legislation. Who is responsible for the IR35 assessment? The assessment for determining whether a placement falls inside or outside IR35…

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