Asda Logistics Services is to give vulnerable road user awareness training to its 2,400 in-house drivers as it looks to reduce the risks of driving in urban areas. The supermarket told MT its move towards small-format stores, boosted by its acquisition of Netto in May 2010, meant drivers were increasingly delivering in built-up areas, as opposed to out-of-town superstores. “We make 936,000 deliveries a year to stores: that’s 84 million miles a year. The more you do, the more risk […]
The Metropolitan Police Service has extended Operation Safeway by another week in a bid to make sure all road users obey the law of the land.
Transport minister Robert Goodwill has called on the European Commission to consider introducing greater flexibility in the rules about Driver CPC (DCPC) training when it comes to the minimum seven-hour training periods currently required.