Pressure is mounting on the DVSA management to return to the negotiating table with a second union pledging to escalate strike action across DVSA centres this week. The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) has announced plans for a rolling programme of regional strikes, following a two day strike last week. The PCS, which represents 1600 members across 350 DVSA sites, is asking its members to take a total of two days action across four days of strikes nationwide. The […]
The launch of a new independent trade association for vocational transport training providers gives the sector a collective voice for the first time.
With all HGV MOTs suspended for three months from 21 March, there looks like being a serious backlog to sort out later in the year. John Kendall reveals what the situation was like before the closure, and what we can expect once things get back to normal…