The inquest into the death of HGV driver Petru Pop, began this week at Buckinghamshire’s coroner’s court. The inquest, which will be heard by a jury, is tabled to run until 13 November. Pop died in November 2016 whilst making a delivery to a residential address in High Wycombe on behalf of Reason Transport. He was crushed to death beneath a 1.1-tonne pallet of tiles which he was attempting to unload from the truck. The decision to call a jury […]
Palletways member Sovereign Transport has hired a Hermes field manager as its new business sales executive.
Two major business wins helped turnover at Norfolk haulier Jack Richards & Son increase by 13% last year.
Marshalls of Eversham has become pallet network Pallet-Track’s 74th member. It is the first time the 25-year old haulier based at a former airfield in Pershore, Worcestershire, has joined a pallet network. The company, which has been operating within Pallet-Track for the past six weeks, has taken on the top part of the GL postcode, after an existing network member with additional coverage areas relinquished it. Marshalls, which has an O-licence for up to 29 vehicles and 40 trailers, provides […]