Reuse services union GMB London has called for immediate social distancing measures to be put in place to ensure the safety of refuse service staff. Despite new government lock-down measures during the COVID-19 pandemic, crews have reportedly been instructed to carry on work as normal, which the union said “cannot be right”. It has written to the Local Government Association asking it to follow the latest government directives and give clear guidelines to all councils and contractors on how to […]
Family firm Bowring Transport has seen business return to pre-Covid levels after an annus horribilis which saw the sudden loss of the firm’s much loved MD David Bowring from pancreatic cancer in January 2020, closely followed by the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown.
The DVSA will restart heavy vehicle testing from 4 July.
The government has relaxed EU drivers’ hours rules in England, Scotland and Wales for hauliers involved in the delivery of food and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals.