New driver pipeline now a trickle rather than a flood


 

As previously looked at on The Hub in Where have all the new truck drivers gone? Ours is a sector suffering an acute shortage of new entrants. Ahead of the release of the January Driver CPC stats, December’s figures once again underline the paucity of new drivers joining the industry. December’s data from the DVSA (formerly DSA and Vosa) revealed 69,561 new entrants have gained their Initial Qualification since 2008. That sounds healthy at first glance but November’s total stood […]