Hudghton (Greens/EFA), in writing - I am a supporter of the general principles involved in regulating working time, for the benefit of workers in terms of health and safety considerations and, in the case of road transport, for the road safety/accident prevention benefits that will be achieved. I do believe that regulations of this nature must balance the acknowledged benefits against the practical realities faced by transport operators, especially in rural and island areas where no viable alternative to road transportation exists. The concession on limitation to night working is important to Scotland, where long road distances are unavoidable and where transport operators already suffer such disincentives as high fuel taxation and relatively poor road networks in many areas.

Twitter YouTube Join the SNP
 

Twitter Latest

hudghtonmepSNP RT @Feorlean: Whatever the Tory victory in England it will make no difference to negotiating stance of the #EU27 . May's "strengthened hand…
hudghtonmepSNP RT @GradySNP: Huge congrats to @DavidLinden - confirmed as @theSNP #ge17 candidate for Glasgow East #voteSNP https://t.co/ZPW8mEefLU
hudghtonmepSNP RT @DavidLinden: Thank you to @NicolaSturgeon for joining us on the campaign trail in Glasgow East today! #VoteSNP #GE2017 #forGlasgow http…

Get in touch

Joomla forms builder by JoomlaShine