Further tests to establish the safe maximum weight of a pallet for tail-lift deliveries have been carried out after the previous results from the HSE were found to be inaccurate. Concerns have been growing that delivery drivers are expected to handle pallets that are sometimes more than 1,000kg in weight, placing their health and even safety in danger. This was heightened after the death of HGV driver Petru Soimu Pop last November, who was crushed while making a tail-lift delivery […]
Lockwood Haulage saw its annual turnover climb by almost 20% to £17.5m in its latest reporting period, thanks to new wins and the development of existing partnerships.
Palletforce will begin work on a £20m “super hub” next to its existing Burton upon Trent site this year.