Government changes to the Driver CPC rules have left too many questions unanswered and do not take into consideration the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the industry, according to a CPC training provider Fleet Source. It argues that while the changes are welcome they are based on a consultation which took place before the Covid-19 pandemic and which is therefore outdated. The changes, announced last week, follow a consultation launched on 18 March – just days before the lockdown. […]
Specialist HGV training firm PB Transport Solutions has entered liquidation following the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus.
John G Russell (Transport) said it had benefitted from months of empty roads over the last year, which helped boost fleet productivity, fuel consumption and would result in strong financial results.
DVSA is refusing to allow authorised testing facility operators (ATFs) to help clear a mounting backlog of thousands of annual HGV and trailer tests created by the Covid-19 lockdown – a move strongly condemned by both RHA and the ATF Operators Association (ATFOA) this week.