A West Yorkshire haulier has introduced new livery on its trailers to promote the government’s ‘stay at home’ message. ADD Express, based in Elland, has added the important directive to the back doors of its trucks to support the NHS during the coronavirus pandemic. Part of the Pall-Ex network of hauliers, the company is keeping vital supplies on the move, with MD Dave Fairbrother, and operations director, Mark Dunne, both getting behind the wheel to deliver essential goods. “While we […]
Protocols for parcel deliveries by some of the UK’s largest couriers have been changed to reflect increasing concerns over health and safety in light of the current pandemic.
The government missed an opportunity to shake up HGV testing after a review into the service failed to acknowledge reform was needed, according to Logistics UK. The industry had welcomed the review when it was announced last year by Conservative peer Lord Attlee. At the time, Attlee pointed to the existence of accredited private sector testers for trains, planes and cranes, and questioned why the same testing regime should not apply to HGVs and trailers. In addition, the industry has […]