The administrator for West of Scotland Heavy Haulage has confirmed that the company is currently being investigated by Police Scotland. The Cumbernauld business entered administration in October 2017 after the police withdrew its escort service, preventing the wind turbine transport firm from completing its contracts. It quickly experienced cash flow difficulties and the company was unable to continue trading. The subsequent closure led to 21 staff being made redundant, with two staff retained to assist with the administration process. West […]
Cargo theft from HGVs rose to pre-pandemic rates in the third quarter of 2020, as the national lockdown came to an end and traffic returned to the roads.
The policing of the UK’s roads should be run on a nationwide basis to ensure consistency across the whole network, according to Logistics UK.
Parcels and secure delivery firm DX Network Services has been fined £200,000 after “systemic” safety failures led to a worker losing a leg after being hit by a forklift truck.