Matt de Prez gives insight on how TfL's Safe Urban Driving course has got 20,000 commercial vehicle drivers onto pushbikes and swap eight wheels for two.
With the entries closing Friday 28, this is the last chance to register for the Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Driver of the Year 2017.
FORS Professional training has launched two, one day courses for accredited operators looking for guidance on how to reduce the number of collisions.
The Queen’s Speech is a missed opportunity to implement long-awaited reforms of the Operator Licensing system, says FTA.
FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, congratulates Garic for becoming the 200th company to achieve FORS Gold accreditation.
National Grid is offering GreenRoad's in-vehicle technology as a trial to some of its UK drivers on a voluntary, incentivised basis.
Nine drivers have graduated from the Cemex Logistics Apprenticeship scheme.
An improved funding package for apprentices in the transport sector has been announced that will open up even more opportunities for smaller firms.
A Twitter poll conducted by the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has confirmed that most parents don’t want their children to become truckers.
MPs on the Transport Committee warn that current thinking is not sufficiently targeted or wide-reaching to deliver drivers fast enough to address the shortage.
Suppliers discuss the importance of driver education, communication and a lack of resourcing for fleet management, alongside duty of care, outsourcing and compliance
O’Donovan Waste Disposal has been enrolling supervisors on the Road Haulage Association (RHA) driver CPC in-cab training.
O’Donovan Waste Disposal has announced that 45 of its HGV drivers completed a Staying Legal Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) course.
Two-thirds of motorists are less inclined to do business with companies whose drivers are unsafe or discourteous, according to research from TomTom Telematics.
Relevancy, reinforcement and regularity of training are key considerations, according to FTA.
20,000 UK licensed HGV drivers have now taken Transport for London’s (TfL’s) Safe Urban Driving course.
Masternaut has announced plans to host a conference which will explore topics around reducing driver risk and what can be done to improve road safety.
Eight apprentices at Grundon Waste Management have completed their large goods vehicle training programme.
The Government has once again ignored the urgent need for vocational training investment within the logistics sector, according to the FTA.
Assist Resourcing Group has opened a new driver training and test centre in Widnes to help meet the transport and logistics industry’s urgent need for trained drivers.