Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Information, advice and updates for members
All the latest operational information and advice, policy developments and CPT press and media comments surrounding Coronavirus (Covid-19) can be found below. The following updates were sent directly to CPT members’ email addresses on the dates shown.
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Operational Updates: Managing out-of-depot risk to bus drivers
Operational Updates features detailed information on aspects of operating a PSV business that are not covered in our other titles. It includes such subjects as accessibility, driver licensing, Clean Air Zones and many other issues that will be of interest to business owners and operational staff.
In and around London: Announcement from TfL about the Low Emission Zone
Here you will find a list of all the latest traffic, travel, operations and roads updates from in and around London.
Coaching Matters - Back Britain's Coaches
The latest edition of Coaching Matters is now available for you to view and download by clicking on the links below. To subscribe to receive Coaching Matters direct to your inbox, please email CPT's Coaching Manager Andy Warrender.
Policy Matters - COVID-19 Bus Services Support Grant (CBSSG): Online Q&A session
Policy Matters provides the latest updates from Westminster on issues that matter to bus and coach operators; including, requests for industry input into inquiries and calls for evidence.
Engineering and Safety: Approved tachograph centres, notice from DVSA
Engineering & Safety is an important update for engineering and maintenance staff, covering all matters relating to vehicle maintenance and technical developments. Business directors and Transport Managers should also keep an eye out for these bulletins as much of the contents will also relate to compliance matters.
CPT News Release: Almost £400million to keep England’s buses running
England’s buses will continue to serve those who rely on them thanks to a funding boost totalling £397m for vital bus operators, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced today (3 April).
CPT News Release: CPT Cymru calls for further funding to deliver “emergency bus network”
CPT Cymru, the bus industry representative body in Wales, has highlighted that further funding will be required or bus operators will be unable to deliver an emergency bus network across Wales during the Covid-19 outbreak.
A word from the Chief Executive
Welcome to this week’s Covid-19 CPT round up. I know that for all of you the last few weeks have been challenging but please be reassured that your trade association is working hard to get governments across the country to deliver policies that will help you and your business through these difficult times.
A word from the President
It has been another week of high drama, with the Prime Minister’s order to stay at home and students of all ages finishing their spring term early and uncertainty surrounding their return dates.