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.
Van fleet managers must address gaps in driver training, heavy workloads, and mental health issues caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, say industry experts.
The latest news in briefs from commercial fleet industry, including SmartWitness providing its in-vehicle cameras for the FIA European Truck Racing Championship.
Huntingdonshire District Council is using a fingerprint-based drug test on its drivers and on applicants before they are offered a job.
IAM RoadSmart is encouraging businesses to make sure driver training is a part of apprenticeship development.
TP Fire & Security has announced the successful implementation of Lightfoot’s in-cab technology across its fleet, leading to increases in fuel economy of almost 10%.
The changes, which include minimum qualifications, training standards and the delivery of periodic training, were introduced yesterday (July 22).
Hovis has won the Microlise Driver Excellence Award for 2020 after telematics data showed it had the best performing drivers.
E.On has reached the highest levels of driver compliance, thanks to its use of the Driving Monitor platform.
Mercedes-Benz Vans has loaned 15 Sprinters to Tesco so the supermarket can to continue carrying out driver assessments.