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CRB CHECKS & RISK ASSESSMENT 2014
PETER AUCOTT                    001413833999               AUG 13
DAVID RIDGEWAY                001413398760               JULY 13
PETER BELCHER                  001390808782               JAN  13
GEOFFERY NORMAN             001423107330               OCT 13
IAN WILSON                        WAITING FOR NEW            
JOHN EVANS                        001377105161              SEPT 12
ALLAN WHEELHOUSE          001413379474               JAN 14

RISK ASSESMENT (JANUARY)   2014

DRIVERS LICENCE             RISK - LOW

ALL OUR DRIVERS CARRY A FULL PCV LICENCE. AS THEIR EMPLOYERS WE ARE LEGALLY BOUND TO TAKE PHOTOCOPIES OF THEIR LICENCES AND RE-COPY EACH 6 MONTHS. THESE ARE HELD AT OUR OFFICES ALONG WITH THEIR CONTRACTS OF EMPLOYMENT WHICH STATES THAT THEY MUST INFORM US OF ANY CHANGES THAT MAY THE SAME APPLIES TO ANY MEDICAL PROBLEMS.THE LAW STATES THAT DRIVERS OVER THE AGE OF 65 MUST HAVE A MEDICAL EACH YEAR TO KEEP THEIR LICENCE. WE NOW WORK WITH DVLA SWANSEA WHO CHARGE US PER DRIVER FOR LICENCE CHECKS.  THIS IS CARRIED OUT TWICE A YEAR AND INFORMS US THAT THE DRIVERS LICENCE IS CURRENT, HOW MANY POINTS THEY HAVE AND WHAT THEY ARE FOR.  IT ALSO INFORMS US WHEN THEIR PCV LICENCE IS UP FOR RENEWEL AND IF THEIR 'D' CLASS IS VALID.

DRIVERS CPC
ALL DRIVERS HAVE COMPLETED THEIR COURSES IN THIS AREA

CRB                                      RISK - LOW
ALL OUR DRIVER ARE CRB CHECKED AND HAVE THE RIGHT TO WORK IN THIS COUNTRY

COACH SAFETY                RISK - HIGH
THE SAFETY OF ALL OUR EMPLOYEES & PASSENGERS ALIKE IS OF PARAMOUNT IMPORTANCE TO OUR COMPANY.  ALL OUR COACHES ARE SUBJECT TO MOT'S. WE CARRY OUT 4 WEEKLY CHECKS ON EVERY VEHICLE AND EACH COACH IS SUBJECT TO A DAILY WALK ROUND CHECK EACH TIME IT GOES OUT OF OUR DEPOT.  ALL COACHES CARRY A FIRST AID KIT / NOROUS VIROUS BODY SPILL KIT AND FIRE EXTINGUISHERS (CHECKED YEARLY). SOME OF OUR DRIVERS HAVE FIRST AID TRAINING. EMERGENCY HAMMERS ARE CARRY ON EVERY VEHICLE BY LAW AND CAN BE FOUND NEAR THE EMERGENCY EXITS.  LAP BELTS ARE FITTED TO ALL OUR COACHES TO EACH SEAT. IT IS LAW THAT SEATBELTS ARE WORN AT ALL TIMES. WE ASK THAT SCHOOLS TALK TO THEIR CHILDREN POINTING OUT THE SAFETY  OF SEATBELTS AND HOW USING ONE COULD SAVE THEIR LIVES.  SEATBELTS ALSO PREVENT INJURY SHOULD THE DRIVER HAVE THE BREAK SHARPLY.

DRIVERS HOURS          RISK - MEDIUM
DRIVERS ARE REGULATED BY VOSA AND LAWS.  EACH COACH IS PROVIDED WITH 1 DRIVER. SHOULD THE JOURNEY REQUIRE A SECOND DRIVER OR A "FEEDER" DRIVER THEN THE COMPANY WILL INFORM YOU OF THIS AT THE TIME OF BOOKING. ALL OUR COACHES HAVE SPEEDOMETERS & LIMITERS, WHICH PREVENT OUR DRIVERS FROM GOING OVER THE SPEED LIMIT.

NO SMOKING POLICY     RISK - LOW
ALL OUR VEHICLES ARE SMOKE FREE ZONES.  THIS INCLUDES THE DRIVER WHILST ON THE VEHICLE, WITH OR WITHOUT PASSENGERS.

INSURANCE COVER        RISK - LOW
OUR INSURANCE IS RENEWED EACH YEAR AND WE ARE FULLY COVERED FOR ALL PASSENGERS TRAVELLING ON OUR VEHICLES.  COACH INSURANCE CERTIFICATES CAN BE FOUND ON ANOTHER PAGE OF THIS WEB SITE.

BREAKDOWN COVER      RISK - LOW
IN THE EVENT OF A PROBLEM WE WILL PROVIDE A COACH AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE WHEN EVER WE ARE ABLE.  IF WE CAN NOT FIND COVER WE HAVE VOLVO AID & DAF AID WHICH COVERS OUR VEHICLES THROUGHOUT THE UK & EUROPE. IN EXCEPTIONAL CIRCUMSTANCE WE NEED TO USE A DIFFERENT COMPANY TO COMPLETE YOUR JOURNEY WE WILL REQUEST A VEHICLE TO THE STANDARD OF OUR OWN.

OUR RISK ASSESMENTS ARE UPDATED EVERY SIX MONTHS