The transport industry needs to rejuvenate the way it works with schools and colleges to attract new talent to the sector, according to experts in the area. Speaking for Think Logistics at the Microlise Transport Conference, Beverley Bell encouraged delegates to play their part in education outreach, but to think about the image they present of the industry. “Role models are important,” she said. “My challenge to all of you is to go out and find someone young and enthusiastic […]
Nominations are now open for the Microlise Driver of the Year Awards, the winners of which will be announced on 16 May 2017, the night before the Microlise Transport Conference at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. While the three main awards are based on analysis of anonymous Microlise telematics performance data for more than 110,000 drivers, nominations are required for Young Driver of the Year, Most Improved Driver of the Year, Lifetime Achievement, HGV Hero and Extra Mile. For the […]
At an Innovation Workshop held ahead of the conference delegates heard some truly frightening statistics on the potential number of dangerously drivers at risk of sleep disorders – and some ways of detecting and solving the problem.
Transport minister John Hayes is to deliver the keynote speech at the Microlise Transport Conference.