The Trucking company involved in the recent crash that killed 4 police officers, will face a full Chain of Responsibility (CoR) investigation following the truck driver being charged with culpable driving.

In all cases involving a heavy vehicle it is standard practice for the NHVR to launch a full investigation, to ensure that company drivers keep to legal driving hours, that vehicles are roadworthy, and that Chain of Responsibility processes exist and are being followed. For the full story click here.

To easily reduce your CoR Risk and ensure your whole supply chain, including your outsourced contractors, are fully aware of their CoR obligations and duties, you need to make sure you have an end-to-end CoR Management system in place. If you think your organisation may be at risk to CoR breaches, do not hesitate to contact LSS for help. email: or visit