Jared Dunbar is an associate at Dyne Solicitors Limited that specialises in Road Transport Law. Dyne Solicitors Limited was recently recognised in the prestigious Legal 500 listings for its work in transport law. The Legal 500 is described as the definitive guide to the capabilities of legal practices across the UK. The firm was also awarded Niche Law Firm of the Year by Liverpool Law Society.
Prior to becoming a solicitor, he worked in the transport industry throughout the UK and Europe, heading up a small team in the Czech Republic. Since working as a transport solicitor, he has worked for various types of clients: from private individuals and professional drivers, to small haulage companies and right up to major international haulage firms.
He provides talks to operators on road transport law and Operator Licensing, including appearing at the UK Concrete Show to discuss legislation changes. He wrote the legal content for the Heavy Transport Association’s 30th Anniversary Yearbook and the UK Haulier website. He is also regularly quoted in Commercial Motor magazine.
Additionally, he has been involved in discussions with the Department for Transport, DVSA and various Members of Parliament over the implementation of forthcoming European legislation. He has also advised clients on appearing before the Transport Select Committee.
Jared advises on all aspects of transport compliance and operator licensing and defending prosecutions the DVSA (formerly VOSA) and the Police. He acts as an advocate at Public Inquiry hearings where he has an enviable success rate at Public Inquiries. Jared not only assists our transport clients with their contentious requirements but also in managing their Operator’s Licences. He is the co-ordinator of a national trade association (BSA) for operators of mobile batching plant.
Compliance, Training and How to avoid a Public Inquiry
Jared Dunbar will be discussing your obligations under the Operating Licensing Regime with regards to driver training, assessing drivers and Driver CPC, amongst other things. He will be advising you about how to ensure you stay complaint and what you need to do to monitor your drivers.
He will be telling you what can happen to your business in things go wrong and your systems aren’t working or are being treated as a tick-box exercise. He will inform you on what you can do to prevent being called to Court.