Telematics firm Microlise has launched its annual search for the top HGV drivers in the UK transport industry. Winners will be chosen purely through the analysis of telematics data and manager feedback. A judging panel will select drivers for the shortlists and the winners are selected on anonymised telematics data and questionnaires completed by managers of each driver or entries submitted. The Driver of the Year awards aim to recognise the UK’s most talented HGV drivers – acknowledging the vital […]
The Unite union has accused Tesco of getting Stobart Group “to do its dirty work” for it, after the 183 drivers based at the operator’s Doncaster DC were told they faced possible redundancy. Eddie Stobart revealed its plans to staff at the DC yesterday (5 September), confirming Unite’s worst fears following the transfer of the business and staff from Tesco to Stobart on 5 August. David Pickering, Eddie Stobart MD, said: “After a thorough assessment and review of the transport […]
Transport minister John Hayes is to deliver the keynote speech at the Microlise Transport Conference.
Argos is installing Microlise’s telematics hardware across its two-man home delivery fleet.