To mark Time to Talk Day today (6 February), Mates in Mind has published a free guide to raise awareness about mental ill-health at work and help managers tackle the issue. In 2019, 70% of managers reported barriers to mental health support within their workplace, while 62% revealed that they had faced situations where they put the interests of their organisation above the well-being of colleagues. Mental health charity Mates in Mind has now produced ‘Let’s talk, let’s act’, a […]
Employers should recognise the growing impact of the pandemic on their drivers’ mental health and check that staff are fit to drive alongside daily walkaround checks, according to FleetCheck.
Leading operators have insisted raising driver pay rates and offering sign-on bonuses will fail to ease the current chronic labour shortage and have instead led to rates increases and firms poaching staff from each other.
Transaid, the international transport charity, said it had secured vital funding to help protect supply chain workers in Zambia from exposure to Covid-19.