Reason Transport is facing charges under the Health and Safety at Work Act following an HSE investigation into the death of HGV driver Petru Pop in November 2016. Pop died while 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. Family firm Reason Transport was a Palletways member at the time of the accident. […]
Two further high-street retailers have been dragged into the row over the penalties applied for untimely deliveries at retailers’ DCs.
Leicestershire Police are appealing for witnesses after an HGV driver was assaulted following an altercation at a red light at Junction 22 on the M1.
Van operators are being urged to improve maintenance arrangements and safety to avoid being bought into the O-licensing regime.