£2m fleet of new minibuses for community groups and charities

In 2014 the government pledged to invest £25m in new minibuses to improve transport links for community groups and charities. With £2m released in the first round of funding, 350 minibuses have now been allocated to more than 300 organisations. On 8 September, Transport Minister Andrew Jones announced the second £2m round of funding while handing over the keys for a new minibus to successful … Continue reading £2m fleet of new minibuses for community groups and charities

CanDrive success leads to bigger premises for Minibus World

VEHICLE specialist Minibus World has doubled its workforce and is looking to recruit again after moving into expanded new premises. The company has taken on 12 additional staff in the last six months to bring its workforce to 25. Now it hopes to recruit at least five more employees as demand for its new CanDrive range of products takes off. CanDrive has been developed by … Continue reading CanDrive success leads to bigger premises for Minibus World

Wheelchair Accessible Minibus

Wheelchair Access and LOLER Regulations

Minibus World, based in Stoke on Trent Staffordshire, is a leading UK provider of wheelchair accessible minibuses and lifting equipment that comply with the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER). The LOLER Regulations The LOLER regulations aim to reduce risks and improve health and safety for people and companies who own, operate or have control over lifting equipment. This includes businesses and organisations … Continue reading Wheelchair Access and LOLER Regulations