Temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the retained EU drivers’ hours rules: all road haulage sectors in Great Britain (until 8 May 2022)

In response to the exceptional pressures on the freight industry, the Department for Transport (DfT) has introduced a temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the EU drivers’ hours rules in England, Scotland and Wales. This temporary relaxation of the rules reflects the urgent situation arising from the cancellation of some ferry services. This is resulting…