The audience of 1,200 industry professionals at the 2019 Microlise transport conference voted new technology as the biggest opportunity for the road transport industry. The post-conference report also reveals that delegates believe the skills shortage is by far the biggest challenge facing the industry. One thing employers are doing is looking to recruit more ethnic minorities – almost half of delegates had recruited a black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) driver in the past 12 months. Other key findings were that […]
Europe’s largest road transport conference is back on May 15th, ready to welcome over 1,200 delegates to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. This free-to-attend, one-day event is for those involved at an operational or management level in the operation of road transport fleets. Marian Kitson, director of enforcement at the DVSA and Senior Traffic Commissioner Richard Turfitt are already confirmed to present, with many more exciting speakers to be announced imminently. Motor Transport will be there. Join us to increase […]
Nominations for the fourth Microlise Driver of the Year competition have opened.
The DVSA is to give an update on its earned recognition scheme at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference on 17 May.