Tarmac has been forced to suspend the roll out of its new night shift pay rate, just days after its launch, following angry opposition from its partner hauliers. The new rate introduced last week, which saw haulier partners’ nightly incomes slashed by up to 40%, prompted widespread protests from hauliers with some refusing to work under the rate, forcing Tarmac to bring in non-contracted hauliers on certain sites. As opposition mounted and just days after the new rate was launched, […]
More than 67,000 employees working in the logistics sector are regarded as not being proficient in their jobs, according to a report by a government advisory body.
HGV traffic to and from Ireland via Holyhead has slumped by around a third, according to port operator Stena Line.
The sixth annual National Lorry Week has launched today (16 November) with a plea for the nation to shine a light for the logistics industry.