Transport operators with a large percentage of drivers on the payroll can still take part in Best Places to Work in Road Transport. Motor Transport, in association with Logistics Job Shop, has launched this major new awards scheme to recognise the best employers in third-party road transport and logistics voted for the people who matter most – your employees. After a number of operators interested in taking part in the process asked whether their drivers and other remote workers could […]
CM Downton Downton’s apprenticeship programmes, covering driving, administration and mechanic roles, are a key strand of the company’s recruitment strategy. They’re particularly focused on apprentices benefiting from the support of more experienced colleagues to help develop their vocational skills. The company has designed a programme that delivers a return as well as creating opportunities for young and female drivers and those from more diverse backgrounds. After gaining their licence, apprentices partner up with an experienced mentor to learn skills on […]
The official video from the Motor Transport Awards 2017 has landed. Join host Gabby Logan and relive the highs of the biggest night in the road transport calendar, which took plac on 5 July at the glamorous Grosvenor House on Park Lane. Twenty awards were given out to the cream of the road transport crop, while comedian John Bishop had the audience in stitches, and guests danced the night away after another fantastic event. Official Motor Transport Awards broadcast sponsored […]
Throughout 2013 the Motortransport.co.uk editorial team has worked hard to bring its loyal readers the very best breaking news in the industry. So, if you will forgive just one indulgence, here are our highlights of the year.