The RHA has repeated its plea for more government help for hauliers, after a new survey revealed 16% of operators are in danger of becoming insolvent within four weeks. The RHA survey of 600 companies also revealed frustration at the government’s furlough system, which operators say is still too inflexible. More than half of those surveyed called for the introduction of weekly furloughs to help them meet fluctuating customer demands. Another 30% fear that with MOT testing suspended during lockdown […]
The government is seeking views on extending the longer semi-trailer pilot, despite the latest annual report revealing that the full allocation is still not running on UK roads.
Moto’s free food for HGV drivers offer is being extended to an additional 14 sites, with free hot drinks for them too.
UK Mail Group has reported an increase in both parcel volumes and turnover in its mail business for the third quarter of its current financial year.