Commentary

11 Use of public service vehicles

CARRIERS vol 6(1)B
| Commentary

11 Use of public service vehicles

| Commentary

11 Use of public service vehicles

No public service vehicle (‘PSV’) constructed or adapted to carry more than eight passengers may be used on a road unless a type approval certificate has been issued, or a certificating officer has issued a certificate of initial fitness (or equivalent), in respect of the vehicle1.

Under the Disability Discrimination Act 19952 the Secretary of State may make ‘PSV accessibility regulations’ to ensure that disabled people can get onto and off regulated PSVs in safety and without unreasonable difficulty (and, in the case of wheelchair users, while remaining in their wheelchairs) and can be carried

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