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Who is the issuer of the fine please?
AM parking services Ltd
Were you on work business please?
When the fine was issued for the company car I was not at work.
Ok - if you were not at work or not on work business then you would be liable for the fine.
If you were at work or on work related business then you would NOT be liable for the fine
This is personal if you were doing personal business then it is the same as if you were speeding, the company wouldn't be liable you would be
I am sorry if this is not the answer you want and certainly not the one I want to give you, but I have a duty to be honest
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
The car does not belong to me.
But you were driving it?
AM parking have issued the fine to the company.
Are they the registered owner of the car?
Yes and also when I parked I was on company business.
I asked if you were working and you said - no
If it is a company car a fine will always go to the registered owner.
The same if you were caught speeding, the notice of intended prosecution would go to the owner
Dominos manager has told me to pay their fine
The owner then has to identify the driver
But in short if you were on business the company IS liable
If this was a personal trip then YOU are liable
Can the company get me to pay if I was on company business,
If it was company business then unless they have a policy or your agreement they can't get it from you.
Can I clarify anything else for you?
The manager is forcing me to pay the fine even though I was on company business the previous day and I did not use for personal or company reasons when the fine was issued.I do not use the Dominos car for personal use.
OK - the manager can't force you. If they have no agreement or its not in your terms they can't make you pay it
I only use the company cars for their business
Ok - then they can't make you pay
What can I do if they force me to pay?
You can issue a small claim for the amount paid back.
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The crux of the matter is that the manager is saying that even though I was on company business I should have parked the car in the right bay so that they would not have the bother of moving the car the next day.