Fowler Welch is preparing for a 20% absence rate this winter in the expectation that the cold weather will push up Covid-19 infection rates once again. The Lincolnshire-based chilled and ambient foods logistics company said it is using lessons learnt from the first wave of the virus to prepare for a second wave which the winter months are expected to bring. Chief executive Nick Hay said: “We are planning for a 20% absence rate in any one site through the […]
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.
Witney, Oxfordshire-based Chris Hayter Transport saw profits drop by 22% last year, which it said was expected in the current economic conditions.
The DVSA has confirmed it will add questions to the HGV driver theory test about class VI mirrors, after a coroner raised concerns about the risk of deaths being caused on the roads.