Changes to the HGV test to help tackle the driver shortage have been criticised by insurance firm QBE.
Almost 10% of the UK truck fleet is now represented on the Earned Recognition scheme, according to DVSA head of national enforcement Caroline Hicks.
The Government has announced changes to the HGV driver test in order to free up capacity for 50,000 additional tests per year.
Veolia is offering heavy goods vehicle (HGV) drivers a £1,500 bonus to join its municipal collection operations in the UK.
Logistics UK and the British Retail Consortium is urging the Government to reconsider its decision not to grant temporary work visas to drivers from the EU.
The Traffic Commissioners (TC) for Great Britain have published its annual report for 2020 to 2021.
Richard Irvin Facilities Management plans to roll-out Lightfoot’s in-cab training and driver rewards platform across its fleet of 225 vans and 90 company cars.
Sam Burton of Wayfair has been named Logistics UK’s Van Driver of the Year 2021.
A new online course, Van Driver Safety Training, has been launched by Logistics UK to help ensure vans are being driven safely and efficiently.
The cash was shared by more than 16,000 fleet drivers in 2020 and this year Lightfoot is planning to triple the amount of cash it pays out.
FORS has launched an update to its Van Smart eLearning module to help upskill light commercial vehicle (LCV) drivers.
Tesco Grocery Home Shopping is cutting its delivery fleet's CO2 emissions thanks to the introduction of driver training technology.
FORS has announced that it will reduce its annual subscription fee for new and existing members from March 1 to help fleet operators during the pandemic.
More than 190 fleet and grey fleet drivers from Northern Powergrid completed an IAM Roadsmart Advanced Driver course in 2020.
DriveTech has launched Driver’s Mate to communicate safety with professional drivers.
Research shows that drivers at East Riding of Yorkshire Council have embraced TTC Group’s new online driver CPC training.
Licence Bureau has launched its new Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) remote training programme.
TTC Group is providing 4x4 and 3.5t tipper driver safety training to HS2 construction workers at EKFB.
Trainee LGV drivers have lost almost £200,000 during 2020 as a result of their theory test certificates expiring during the lockdown periods.
An underlying skills shortage is going to be severely impacted by Brexit, according to a new research from Logistics UK.