owner-driver


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owner-driver

n
a person who owns the vehicle he drives
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Noun1.owner-driver - a motorist who owns the car that he/she drives
driver - the operator of a motor vehicle
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For the courier and owner-driver roles, Yodel also offers support in the form of insurance and vehicle lease packages, as well as guidance on the paperwork and benefits associated with being self-employed.
Financials have been adjusted to assume owner-driver.
Under the owner-driver scheme successful applicants received a lump sum severance payment of more than EUR90,000 and the chance to apply for self-employed work with new delivery firm Transpost.
But, after the site closed, she took the plunge as an owner-driver, buying her own van and clocking up 100,000 miles a year.
Minister for Employment, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash said the dodgy deal done between the Transport Workers Union and the then-Labor Government should never have resulted in a situation that drove mum and dad owner-drivers off the road.
Within their ranks, there are and have long been divisions among owner-drivers, fleet drivers, and lease drivers, and at different times in their history, strata that have included medallion (now yellow) cab drivers, livery drivers, and "gypsy" cabs.
AROUND 30 taxi owner-drivers are celebrating a cash windfall believed to be at least pounds 20,000 each after selling their company to one of Tyneside's major operators.
Minister for Employment Michaelia Cash said the Australian Government remained committed to abolishing the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal to back enterprising mum and dad owner-drivers across Australia.