Tuffnells Parcels Express, part of Connect Group, has been fined £1.5m after a driver died when he was trapped between a trailer and his vehicle. Dudley Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 22 January 2016, a Tuffnells Parcels Express employee was fatally injured while attempting to attach a trailer to his vehicle. The trailer was parked upon a slight slope, which was enough to allow it to roll forward trapping him. An HSE investigation into the incident found safety management arrangements […]
Tuffnells owner Connect Group has put property valued at up to £35m on the market as it revealed that it was targeting second half return to profitability for its irregular freight business.
Tuffnells Parcels Express has been acquired by newspaper and magazine distributor Connect Group for £113.4m.
Tuffnells owner Connect Group is to sell its care and education division in order to focus on the growth of its parcels and news services.