Skyking, the UK distributor for Palfinger platforms, has applied to be struck off following its closure late last year. According to former director Nigel Faulconbridge, the solvent wind up of the business, which is part of the King group of companies and owned ultimately by HW Martin, was chosen “because the market didn’t appeal to the Martin group of companies. “It was high risk for low reward.” He added: “We paid off all the creditors, including HMRC.” Skyking, which commenced […]
Dartford-based independent HGV rental company Truckfast Truckserve is being wound up after liquidators were appointed to the firm.
Wincanton has been ordered to pay £20,000 in damages after an employee, who was sacked after being accused of exaggerating injuries sustained at work, won her claim of unfair dismissal.
HGV driver who collided with veteran car on motorway found guilty of causing death by careless driving
An HGV driver has been found guilty of causing death by careless driving after he collided with a veteran car that had mistakenly been driven on to a motorway.