Europcar Van & Truck has seen a significant increase in demand for its fleet, which drove a 72% year-on-year increase in the number of vehicle rental days last year.
DfT is urging commercial drivers and their crews to check before they travel, after several European countries introduced Covid-19 testing requirements.
Current testing arrangements for hauliers crossing the Channel – where they must have had a negative coronavirus test within 72 hours of crossing – are set to continue.
Priority Freight has donated 180,000 IIR medical face masks, costing over £100,000, to charities and organisations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Safety has been at the forefront of commercial fleet operations throughout the Covid-19 crisis, according to a new report from Logistics UK.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched a new delivery van conversion for the Volkswagen Crafter, in partnership with Bri-Stor Systems.
Fleet views sought after All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Road Freight and Logistics launches inquiry into the impact of fuel duty.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) says it is looking to work with fleets, but where it finds they are not managing the risk, it will take action.
The Government is calling on local authorities to stock up on salt and grit this winter, while bolstering Highways England’s fleet of gritters.
Commercial fleets will have continued access to the Daf dealer network as England prepares for new lockdown restrictions.
Business investment in the haulage industry fell by 17.8% in the Q2, according to tax experts at Catax.
Christmas 2020 could be 50% busier than last year, but a 30% shortfall in drivers and warehouse workers could overwhelm overstretched supply chains.
Cap HPI says that the used van market remained strong in September across the majority of sectors with average values up by 3.6%.
Fleets and workshops are increasingly focusing on cost management during the Covid-19 pandemic, says r2c Online.
Some 80% of businesses operating vans have adapted services to better serve their community, according to Mercedes-Benz vans.
Addison Lee has joined forces with Ford to develop new safety screens for its Ford Galaxy fleet of private hire vehicles.
Teletrac Navman has launched a campaign to celebrate the drivers who have gone the extra mile during the Covid-19 pandemic.