Road Transport News

08th May 2017

Civil Penalty for Clandestine Entrants Reduced by £8,400

A large European haulage firm received a heavy financial penalty after illegal immigrants (clandestine entrants) were found in one of their trucks entering the UK. Following detailed submissions prepared by…

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05th August 2015

Tilbury Driver Acquitted of People Smuggling

On Tuesday 28th July Timothy Murphy was acquitted by a jury at Basildon Crown Court of Conspiracy to Facilitate a Breach of European Immigration Law – people-smuggling. One other defendant…

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07th May 2015

LGV Licence Spared

This defendant was convicted of Causing Death by Dangerous Driving following an incident that occurred in July 2013, in which an elderly pedestrian was struck by an LGV driven by…

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