Events hauliers are counting the cost of the coronavirus outbreak this week as multiple conferences, exhibitions and music events continue to be either cancelled or postponed across the UK and Europe. As the Italian government moves to lock down the entire country this week and Germany, France and Switzerland impose bans on large gatherings, UK events hauliers are reporting plummeting workloads. Major events cancelled or postponed include the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, MIPIM in Cannes, the Geneva International Car […]
Bibby Distribution Services (Holdings) slipped into the red to the tune of almost £4m in the year to 31 December 2012, compared with a £4.5m operating profit the previous year.
Car transporter company Drive Force (UK) had only just returned to profitability after experiencing 18 months of cash flow difficulties, before Covid-19 forced it into administration.
Victory! Back in 2017, after campaigning from the Unite union and Truckers’ Toilets UK, the HSE ruled thatemployers in control of non-domestic premises (i.e. places of work) were required to allow all visitors to their premises, who were not employed by them, access to their toilets and washing facilities.